Current Vacancies

MHP Solicitors is seeking to recruit a Trainee Solicitor to join its busy practice in Ennis, Co. Clare.

MHP is a nationally recognised legal practice with extensive experience advising local authorities, statutory bodies, and institutional clients across Ireland. In addition to acting for a number of leading insurance companies we act for a number of public and private companies while we also have a large private client base.

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established and well respected firm based in Ireland’s Friendliest town and within easy reach of the world renowned Wild Atlantic Way.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Administrative work;
  • Formatting and preparing legal documents across difference practice areas;
  • Attending court/court offices;
  • Liaising with clients;
  • Any other ad hoc tasks which may arise;

Ideal candidates will possess the following skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong computer literacy;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Team player;
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic and interested in working on a varied workload;
  • Eager to learn;
  • Ability to multi-task;

Areas of practice:

  • Commercial Law
  • Data Protection & Risk Management
  • Employment Law
  • Local Authority Law
  • Wills and probate
  • Personal Injury
  • Conveyancing
  • Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution

Applicants must be in a position to start PPC I in September 2019.

To apply, email your CV and cover letter with available references to eodwyer@mhp.ie before the closing date, 30 April 2019 at 5.00pm.  All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Please view our privacy policy on our website www.mhp.ie.


Careers

As a company with a proven track record that spans generations, it’s not surprising that MHP also represents a premium opportunity for trainees about to enter the legal profession, and solicitors looking to entrench their career in a dynamic environment. Here’s why…

Hands-on, diverse experience

As a medium-sized firm working across many different aspects of law – you can be sure to gain widespread knowledge, expertise and experience. We’re the perfect place to truly grow your skills base.

An enviable work-life balance

While we’re passionate about what we do, we also make time to have a life. As far as possible, we keep to regular hours – while we accommodate the needs of several of our team members with flexi- or part-time working arrangements. All of our partners and solicitors have interests and activities outside of work and we support this. It’s about striking a balance between career and down-time.

People find their home with us

We’re very proud to have an extremely low staff turnover – we attract good people, and they stay!

A great place to live

As an historic, scenic, medieval market town, Ennis offers a fabulous lifestyle beyond the rush of the city. It’s a growing business area, but the pace here is more relaxed – plus the town offers everything from excellent schools to cultural amenities, fine restaurants and premium shopping.

Talk to us now about finding your place at MHP.