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 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


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.