Why join Coole Bevis LLP? We are progressive and modern in everything except maybe our premises(!). Our people matter to us and you may meet them flying the flag for the firm at various local events. We value our clients and really do try to deliver great service – no ‘factory-approach’ here. If you share our standards and are seeking a career move, do let us know. Any current vacancies are listed below:

We really try to give clients a first class service and you will enjoy working here if you share those values. Please apply with CV to Anita Amies,

Busy, busy, busy!  As you can see below, there are several new vacancies at Coole Bevis.  Do apply or enquire if any of them “tick your boxes”!

Join the Coole Bevis LLP Management team

We are reshaping our central administration function and expanding our management team. As a result, the current vacancies are available:

• Practice Director/Head of Operations – full-time
• Business Development Manager – possibly 3 or 4 days per week
• HR Manager – possibly 3 or 4 days per week

These roles can be based at any of our offices so long as you can attend any of them when required; some remote working is possible. More details below

Practice Director/Head of Operations

You must have previous relevant experience in a law firm, with particular emphasis on managing strategy and compliance. The HR Manager, Business Development Manager and IT team will all report to you, so you require a sound understanding of each of these disciplines. You will work closely with the Head of Accounts and her team and be part of the firm’s Management Committee, reporting to the LLP Members.

Business Development Manager

This is a first time appointment so experience in a professional practice, ideally but not essentially a law firm, is preferred. You will advise on and manage the firm’s branding, marketing and business development, with duties ranging from updating/enhancing the website to organising and managing external events for the firm.

HR Manager

This person will manage and advise upon all areas of the HR function including employee relations, recruitment, performance management, health and safety. You will need a background in professional services, ideally in a legal practice. Regular attendance at all of our offices will be expected.

Private Client Lawyer, Hove

Our very busy team are hoping we will find an experienced, approachable lawyer to join them.  Ideally with a solid knowledge of trust work, you will also be expected to take on more general “private client” work.    Existing PSL agencies only.

Court of Protection Assistant – Worthing.

We plan to expand our COP team by recruiting another person to manage the less complex matters. You may already be handling Grade D work or you could be a private client secretary who would like to move into fee earning. We will provide training and supervision, so long as you have relevant experience to date and the right attitude. You must be IT literate. NO AGENCIES

Commercial Property Assistant, Horsham

We have a new role in our Horsham office for a secretary with sound knowledge of commercial property work. You will work with a solicitor based in locally, as well as help other fee-earners across the firm.   NO AGENCIES

Residential Conveyancing Secretary, Brighton

Our Residential Property department is very busy and we would  like another person to join our support team.  Ideally you will have relevant experience and  be used to working within a case management system.  NO AGENCIES

Lawyers with following

As an ambitious practice, we are always delighted to hear from lawyers looking for a new opportunity and confident that they can bring work with them . Any enquiry will be treated in strict confidence. We are not currently instructing agencies in respect of this requirement.

Sorry – at present we have no plans to recruit a Trainee Solicitor in the next 12 months.


In the first instance please address all CVs and enquiries to:

Anita Amies

Coole Bevis LLP
79 Church Road, Hove BN3 2BB

t: 01273 716604


Brighton Solicitors

Lanes End House,
15 Prince Albert Street,
Brighton BN1 1HY
t. +44 (0)1273 323231
f. +44 (0)1273 820350

Horsham Solicitors

14 Carfax,
West Sussex RH12 1DZ
t. +44 (0)1403 210200
f. +44 (0)1403 241275

Hove Solicitors

79 Church Road,
East Sussex BN3 2BB
t. +44 (0)1273 722532
f. +44 (0)1273 326347

Worthing Solicitors

5 The Steyne,
West Sussex BN11 3DT
t. +44 (0)1903 213511
f. +44 (0)1903 237053