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Careers at Clarke & Son

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Clarke & Son Offices

Current Jobs

See our latest jobs below. If your are looking to forward your career and we are not advertising, please still contact us as we are always looking for talented people to join the team.

Senior Corporate & Commercial Solicitor

The Corporate & commercial team is a flagship department of the firm with a well-developed, expanding and ambitious client base covering the South of England and London.  The team deals with transactions of a size and complexity which is greater than would be expected of a firm of Clarke & Son’s size and has a client base reflective of this fact.

We are looking for the right individual to join our dynamic and progressive Corporate & Commercial team. You will be playing a key role of the development of the department and client base. The department deals with a broad mix of work including mergers and acquisitions of various size and complexity, corporate restructuring, shareholders’ agreements, LLP and partnership matters and commercial contracts including sale of goods and services, IT and IP, and data protection.  The department also provides insolvency services including sales and purchases from administrators and liquidators.


  • 4 years+ PQE
  • Ambitious individual with the drive to develop their own case load and looking for clear progress within a firm
  • Confident networker with the ability to attract your own clients and build relationships with professional contacts.
  • Leadership and management qualities to help develop junior members of the team


  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Additional birthday day off
  • Commission for any introductions of new clients
  • Staff pension scheme
  • Paycare health plan
  • Comprehensive training provided with good career development prospects.
  • Mix of office and home working following initial settling in period
  • Relaxed dress code
  • Active social scene

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Wills & Estate Planning Legal Secretary

We are looking for an experienced Legal Secretary to join our Wills and Estate Planning team.

You’ll play a vital role in various key duties including assisting Fee Earners with the resolving of straightforward telephone enquiries, management of diaries, maintaining the Wills Database and additions and retrievals from the Wills Store, producing correspondence and other documentation, and maintaining and bundling files.


Additionally, you’ll provide crucial support by ensuring smooth client communication and liaison, maintaining precedent files, handling filing and scanning responsibilities, and assisting with the training of junior and new team members. 

You will have:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience, ideally within the legal sector.
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.
  • A highly motivated and proactive approach.
  • Great IT skills and the ability to quickly learn new tools and systems.
  • The ability to prioritise your workload and work independently.

The role is full time and office based in Basingstoke.

As well as a competitive salary we also offer:

  • 20 days annual leave, and an additional day off for your birthday.
  • Pension.
  • PayCare health plan.
  • Staff introduction commission.

We also have an active social scene with a committee helping to organise regular events.

If this role looks like a great fit for you, please apply using the form below.

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