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Opportunities for Lawyers

You’ll find working at Thorntons rewarding both professionally and personally. We have an extremely varied list of clients. From large national and international deals to advising emerging companies, to helping individuals and families through life events, at Thorntons we cover it all.

You’ll be working in a dynamic and inspiring environment, on interesting client work, with interesting people.

Thorntons is somewhere you’ll be given autonomy and responsibility with your clients. Where you’ll be given the chance to build long-lasting relationships. Where you’ll have the support of colleagues who will no doubt become your friends. You will have a sense of purpose and know that you are making an impact. It is vital for us that everyone’s contribution, hard work and talent is valued and recognised.

So whether you are a newly-qualified lawyer who wants to be given more responsibility, or you’re an experienced lawyer looking for a career move with great clients and colleagues, moving to an ambitious firm like Thorntons could be the right thing to do.

If Thorntons sounds like the right fit for you and you would like to discuss career opportunities with us, please contact Recruitment Manager, Fiona Stewart on 01382 229111 or email


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