CAREERS

As a client led business, we are continually growing and investing in the future. We are always looking for talented and motivated individuals to join us, whether as barristers, pupils or as part of our Practice Management and Chambers Support teams

In particular, our highly regarded Employment Team is currently looking to recruit established practitioners of at least 10 years call in order to cover its growing workload of complex and higher value cases. We have an impressive client base of national companies, NHS trusts and local authorities and the turnover of the team has increased by 40% over the last 4 years.

All of our barristers are authorised to practise in England and Wales – The Barristers’ Register

We operate an open communications policy using the latest digital technology. This affords our clients full access to members of chambers.

We are proud to have earned ISO 9001, and the Quality Mark for the Bar until its disbandment in 2012.

Based in Leeds and Newcastle we welcome applications from barristers with established practices in one or more of our specialist areas, to join us in Leeds or Newcastle.

Our Employment Team, which is recognised by both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a leader in its field and is supported by an exceptionally personable and dynamic clerking team, is particularly interested in applications from high quality advocates of at least 10 years call, who wish to develop their practices to cover an increasing number of complex and higher value cases.

We have an impressive client base of national companies, NHS trusts and local authorities and the turnover of the team has increased by 40% over the last 4 years.

We also welcome applications from established practitioners across all our practice groups. We are seeking prospective tenants at all levels of seniority, to service our high volume of specialist work.

These opportunities present many significant benefits; superb opportunities for career advancement; first-rate clerking and administration; attractive Chambers’ rent; first-rate road and rail connectivity and excellent local academia.

We have recently taken further space in Newcastle in order to offer modern conference and clerking facilities, and to allow for the further expansion of Chambers.

If you are interested in a tenancy at Parklane Plowden we would be delighted to hear from you.

To find out more, or to apply, please contact (in the strictest confidence):

  • James Murphy, Head of Chambers
  • Tel: 0113 228 5000
  • email: james.murphy@parklaneplowden.co.uk
  • or Michael Stubbs, Chambers Director
  • Tel: 0191 211 4082
  • email: michael.stubbs@parklaneplowden.co.uk