Legal Trainee Opportunity

The firm:

Murray Beith Murray is one of Scotland’s leading private client law firms. For over 170 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, trusts, charities and private companies. For more information, please visit our website


The role:

We have a vacancy for a Legal Trainee to join the firm in September 2023. The two-year traineeship is split into two or three seats. In year one, the trainee will normally be assigned to the Rural & Commercial Property Group and the Executry Group. The third seat is usually spent within Asset Protection, where there will be a wide range of work. In addition to estate planning, and other private client work such as trusts, taxation, wills and powers of attorney, there may be some opportunity to undertake work that has aspects of financial planning within it. For further details, please visit the Legal Traineeship page on our website.


The candidate:

Our ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills both written and oral, the ability to build relationships with clients and a keen interest in private client work.


The firm provides a good standard of training and will allow you to develop and hone your skills before qualifying as a solicitor. Our approach is very personal and you will work closely with supervising solicitors or partners. You will also have direct client contact.


To apply:

If you wish to apply for this role please download and complete the application form on our website and email it to by 12pm on Thursday 30 September 2021.