Thank you for showing an interest in a career with Holmes & Hills Solicitors. We are a large regional law firm that has grown significantly in recent years. We are recognised regionally and nationally as a leading law firm in several areas of law.

We currently have the following vacancies. Scroll down the page for further details on each.

  • Trainee Solicitor - Braintree but you may rotate to another Holmes and Hills office
  • Junior Solicitor - Planning - Braintree
  • Post-Exchange/Completion Executive - New Build - Braintree

Junior Planning Solicitor

We are currently recruiting for a Planning Solicitor to join our specialist team in Braintree. The role will have a bias towards Property Litigation but will involve experiencing a broad spectrum of planning, property and property litigation matters.

This role will suit someone who is coming up to qualification and wants to specialise in Litigation and or/contentions property and/or Planning law. It is advantageous if you have completed seats in Commercial Property and Litigation.  

For more information please take a look at the job spec:

Junior Planning Solicitor 

To apply, please send your CV to Georgia Murray-Timmis, HR Manager

Trainee Solicitor

We are currently recruiting for our September 2020 Trainee Solicitors. In this role you will undertake a two-year period of recognised training (this period will be longer if you are undertaking a part-time training contract). During this time, you will develop skills and experience, drafting, legal research, interviewing clients, negotiating, business development and much more. 

You will rotate seats throughout your contract experiencing at least three areas of law as well as contentious and non-contentious work and will have the opportunity to nominate which areas you would like to experience, although this will be dependent on business need.

To ensure you flourish in the role we will provide you with regular supervision, feedback and support, enabling you to shape and grow your career at the firm.  



To apply, please send your CV and application form to Georgia Murray-Timmis.

Post Exchange & Completion Executive

We are currently looking for a Post Exchange & Completion Executive to join our New Build team in Braintree to provide post-exchange and/or post completion support.  It is advantageous if you have undertaken a similar role or have experience as a Legal Secretary in a Residential team however we are open to training those who have an interest in this area and want a career in Conveyancing.

Click the link below for a full job description. 


To apply, please send your CV to and if you have any questions please do give her a call.

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