×

DWF Advocacy

Barrister / Solicitor Advocate

We are looking to attract Barristers / Solicitor Advocates with Higher Rights to join our DWF Advocacy business.

DWF Advocacy is an expert, quality, streamlined advocacy service, operating as an alternative to the external Bar and traditional chambers. Operating similar to an in-house set of chambers, DWF’s barristers and advocates offer specialist advocacy, drafting and advisory services across a variety of specialisms such as Commercial, Fraud, Occupational Health & Disease, Catastrophic Injury, Professional Indemnity, Employment, Costs and Inquests. The team comprises circa 20 individuals based across a number of our UK DWF offices including Birmingham, Manchester, London and Leeds.

In particular, our PI/Clin Neg/Occ Health law advocates represent clients at all levels on a wide range of matters. Our advocates sit alongside specialist solicitors, providing a seamless client experience. Forming part of a well-established team, this career opportunity offers you the chance to work alongside market leading partners to deliver cost-efficient, proportionate and high quality advocacy services to DWF, other solicitor’s practices and clients across multiple geographical locations.

We are keen to attract applicants with 3+ years PQE (desirable) and previous experience in PI/Clin Neg/Occupational Health work. Applicants with experience in Inquest work are particularly sought. There is no upper level of PQE for these roles and positions are available at various levels of call/seniority. We are flexible on location and would welcome applications nationwide.

Apply now! Please send your CV to caitlin.horsfield@dwf.law. If you wish to identify any adjustments or additional support we can provide to you during the recruitment process, please do so via https://www.cleartalents.com/apply/allroles/.

About DWF

DWF is a global legal business providing Complex, Managed and Connected Services, operating from 33 key locations with over 4,200 people. The Company became the first Main Market Premium Listed legal business on the London Stock Exchange in March 2019.

Job of the Week

Strategic Moves

CPS – Specialist Prosecutor – POC – Civil Recovery

Are you a talented lawyer looking to take the next step in your career? Being a Specialist Prosecutor with the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) Proceeds of Crime means that you will be at the forefront of delivering justice.

Offshore law: the view from the Caribbean

Why barristers are taking their practice offshore: a Q and A with Charlotte Morrish, former barrister and now legal recruiter at SteppingStones Legal

Discounted webinars for the Bar

In partnership with the Bar Council, LexisNexis is offering up to 60% off its extensive webinar offering.

National Lawyer and LM1 Opportunities

Are you a talented lawyer from a criminal law background looking to take the next step in your career?Find your Prosecutor opportunity at the CPS now!

CIArb Roebuck Lecture 2021

'The impact of the Singapore Mediation Convention, both on mediation and arbitration' to be delivered by Hon Lady Justice Joyce Aluoch EBS CBS MCIArb, (Rtd) Judge, Certified International Mediator

A career in governance

Making a move from the Bar to a career in governance: Maria Brookes outlines three good reasons to switch and how to do it