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Lateral hires Ready for the next step in your career? Join a company consistently voted one of the UK's top employers

We are a modern, ambitious law firm with exciting plans for continued growth, that boasts FTSE and household names amongst our client base, not to mention some of the largest public sector organisations in the UK. We are a leading national player in insurance, highly respected in the public sector, recognised as a strong provider of a diverse range of commercial services and also offer a full family and private client service.

Why Weightmans?

In our latest staff survey, our people continue to describe us as having a friendly, open and supportive culture and work environment. Having such a dedicated and motivated workforce translates into the quality of the service we provide to clients, and not surprisingly we have received numerous industry and cultural awards.

Our accreditations - we are a living wage and a disability confident employer and have also been certified a Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute

We are passionate about diversity and inclusion and we believe the principles of our core values are underpinned by the desire to make diversity and inclusion part of the lifeblood of the firm.

We embrace flexible working and work-life balance, and even prior to the pandemic, the majority of our staff were routinely working flexibly, splitting their time between the office and home.

We also offer a comprehensive remuneration and benefits package.

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What our people say about working here

Jane Price


"I have always been treated fairly and with respect and I have been given the opportunity to have a really varied career."

Emma Collins


"It's friendly, collegiate, supportive, but really also ambitious and an exciting place to go."

Steve Peacock


"I'm responsible for the wellbeing, the employee journey, making it an exciting and great place to work for all our people here in Liverpool. And what could be better than that?"

Bob Granger

Finance Director

"What I love about Weightmans is the people."

"We're progressive in our thinking."

Andrew Cromby


"I was hugely surprised by what I found. Not only was there fantastic work on offer, in a fantastic setting, in a firm with national reach and all that means, but the people I met were genuinely charming."

Seray Kitchingman


"Weightmans is a friendly place to work. It's collaborative, it's supportive, it's a national firm, we've got so many different specialities that we're not just one size fits all."

Abhay Srivastava

ESG Manager

"You get to define things based on your experience and the firm is here to provide you with support and allow you to define your own career."

Navdip Wilson


"What set Weightmans apart for me, when I joined, was its inclusivity and culture, and that shows from the leadership team downwards."

Sarah Walker


"I like the fact that we're able to work so closely with different departments. I love the variety of my role."


Get in touch

Weightmans is always on the lookout for people who can bring something to the firm, whether that is their legal expertise in one of our work types and/or a portable client or case following.

If you are a partner seeking a lateral move or a senior associate ready for partnership, regardless of whether we have a current requirement that matches your skillset and experience, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please submit your details below or email to arrange a confidential conversation.


Recruitment agencies

Please note we operate a strict PSL and are not accepting unsolicited introductions from agencies for any positions. Any unsolicited CVs or introductions submitted to us shall be treated as a gift.

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