Careers - Legal Vacancies

If you are a qualified solicitor or an experienced paralegal and you are interested in joining Shepherd and Wedderburn but cannot see the opportunity that you are looking for, please feel free to contact Carol Irvine (Property & Infrastructure or Private Client) or Lucy Cochrane (Litigation or Corporate) so that we can let you know when a suitable vacancy comes up in the future.  All contact will be treated with complete discretion.

Carol Irvine                          0131 473 5134   carol.irvine@shepwedd.co.uk

Lucy Cochrane                   0131 473 5249    lucy.cochrane@shepwedd.co.uk

Shepherd and Wedderburn is an equal opportunities employer. As a Disability Confident Employer we offer an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job. 

If you believe you qualify for a guaranteed interview, please complete and return this form to HR department. Click here to download the form.

Edinburgh Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 3 years' PQE to join our Construction team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Edinburgh.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal knowledge within the commercial property sector to join a successful practice dealing with the construction aspects of major property developments and regeneration projects (e.g. dealing with development agreements, building contracts, bonds and guarantees and professional appointments); significant infrastructure and defence projects; and advising on energy projects (e...

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Glasgow Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 3 years' PQE to join our Commercial Property team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Glasgow.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal knowledge within the commercial property sector to join a thriving practice specialising in the healthcare sector and in corporate recovery and insolvency work.

In addition to the technical skills, the successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team, have strong problem-solving skills, and be willing to take an active role in the commercial...

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Glasgow Office

Commercial Property

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 3 years' PQE to join our Commercial Property team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Glasgow.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal knowledge within the commercial property sector to join a thriving and growing practice in commercial and residential development, commercial leasing and renewable energy.

In addition to the technical skills, the successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team, have strong problem-solving skills, and be...

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Edinburgh Office

Commercial Property

We are seeking a Solicitor with 3 - 6 years' PQE to join our Real Estate team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Edinburgh.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal knowledge within the commercial property sector, including institutional investment (e.g. sales/purchases), property finance related work (acting for both lender and borrower), commercial leasing and lease management.

In addition to the technical skills, the successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team,...

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To apply, please click here and send your CV.