Current Vacancies

All current vacancies are listed below.

Assistant Solicitor

Gard & Co wish to recruit a residential conveyancing solicitor with at least 12 months post qualification experience.

  • The successful candidate will have the following competences/attributes
  • good inter-personal/communication skills
  • a professional and presentable manner
  • a proven team player
  • with a strong work ethic
  • looking for the next career step not simply paid occupation
  • having the capacity to manage an appropriate number of files
  • experienced in freehold, leasehold and shared ownership transactions
  • experience and aptitude for meeting clients on a face to face basis
  • confident at marketing/networking
  • computer literate
  • and last (but not least) a good sense of humour

For a full prospectus please email your interest together with your CV to or telephone Steven Hudson on 07704 185550. All enquiries will be treated in strict confidence.


Gard & Co wish to recruit an experienced receptionist and telephonist to greet all visitors to their offices as they arrive and to generally be the first point of contact, both visually and verbally, for clients of the firm.

The successful candidate will have the following competences/attributes

  • experienced individual seeking a career as a receptionist & telephonist
  • calm but warm and friendly personality with an aptitude to diffuse tension
  • ability to smile at/with, and to engage with anyone arriving in reception
  • ability to dress professionally and to maintain a tidy appearance
  • mental agility with computer literacy and an ability to discreetly multi-task
  • ability to engage discreetly with people whilst they are waiting in reception
  • ability to process telephone calls on a busy telephone switchboard
  • ability and drive to efficiently undertake one-off administrative tasks at quiet times
  • ability to work flexibly in a small administration team and to cover the firm’s reception and telephone needs during office hours throughout the year
  • the hours of work will be 8.30 am to 5.30 pm with one hour for lunch

Please email your interest together with your CV to All enquiries will be treated in strict confidence.

Legal Assistants

We are always seeking high quality staff to join our team and to act in support of our qualified solicitors and chartered legal executives. Legal assistants play an important part in the efficient running of the firm.

At Gard & Co we have an ethos of organic growth, seeking to nurture talent from within. We offer real progression opportunities for those with the necessary drive and ambition to build long term careers, within the firm.

We are open to applications by those who can show dedication and an aptitude for dealing with complex and detailed work. You will also need to exhibit a propensity for excellent client care and service and possess a strong work ethic.

If you consider a career in law to be your vocation, you are interested in becoming a legal assistant and you wish to know more, then email your CV and a covering letter outlining why you are suitable for such a position to

Other Vacancies

There are currently no other vacancies but we are always interested in hearing from outstanding, talented and ambitious people who are looking to develop their careers.

If you would like to register an interest in working with Gard & Co, email your CV to All enquiries are treated in strict confidence


Gard & Co Solicitors is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
SRA number 47766.
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