Current Job Opportunities – Solicitor Advocates

See below details of current vacancies for solicitor advocates of which SAHCA has been made aware. Please direct any enquiries to the poster: SAHCA has taken no steps to verify the accuracy of the information below.

Private Practice

Senior Advocate / Barrister – Leeds Law Firm
Roberts Webb Recruitment
Leeds (LS1), Leeds
From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Negotiable depending upon experience
Roberts Webb Recruitment

The Johnson Partnership are recruiting for a Solicitor Advocate or Counsel, specialising in criminal law. The role is based in the East Midlands, predominantly Nottingham and Derby. The position involves all aspects of criminal Crown court advocacy and as such previous experience in this area is essential. At present there is a team of 7 , including in -house counsel. You would be supported with the provision of in -house and external training. We are able to consider flexible or part- time working.

For further details on the Partnership please see our website For further information on the role please contact Digby Johnson 07971159003


DWF Advocacy is seeking to recruit a Team Leader to join them in the Leeds office. This is an excellent opportunity to join the DWF Advocacy business that operates like an in-house set of chambers whose members practice across the full service range that DWF LLP is known for. This is not a role for a one dimensional advocate – it is for an advocate with both courtroom skills and real world commercial acumen. The role is key in the supporting and developing junior advocates and building the business through an active approach to business development.

For further details click here.


Public Sector

South London Legal Partnership

Post date: May, 2020
Advocate – Social Care and Education

Salary Up to £59,425 per annum (inclusive of annually reviewable market supplement of up to £7,000)

Location – Headquarters at Gifford House, St Helier Avenue, Morden, Surrey, SM4 6HY, flexible working at offices areas across all 5 authorities and working from home.


London Boroughs Legal Alliance – Panel

The LBLA Members are interested in receiving applications from admitted solicitors and Registered European Lawyers who:

  • have attained their higher rights of audience pursuant to the SRA Higher Rights of Audience Regulations 2011; or
  • in respect of Lot 4, are accredited pursuant to the SRA Quality Assurance Scheme for Advocates (Crime) Regulations 2013 to undertake criminal advocacy.

LBLA Barristers Framework – for Solicitors Association of Higher Court Advocates


Legal posts based in Manchester: 


MOJ Careers


AG Panel


To obtain an application, please email specifying whether you are interested in applying for either the London A Panel, London B Panel or London C Panel.

You can only apply to one Panel.

The Queen’s Bench Division
The Court 37 Interim Applications Pro Bono Scheme

Court 37 Pro Bono Scheme – Protocol

Court 37 Pro Bono Scheme – Explanatory Note Q&A For Volunteer Advocates

Court 37 Session 5th Sept 2019 – Notes of explanatory lecture September 2019

To volunteer contact


General Optical Council – Regulator

Legal Advisers (min 5 years PQE)

Remuneration: The daily rate for all hearings will be £450 plus VAT. The half day rate will be £225 plus VAT.

Interviews: Will take place between 12 – 16 August 2019

Application deadline: Monday 22 July 2019 – (17:00)