Sharpe Pritchard are recruiting.

Sharpe Pritchard are looking to grow our successful public law teams.

We offer the highest calibre work within a friendly and talented team of specialist solicitors together with structured career progression, competitive salaries and benefits.

We also offer meaningful flexible working arrangements.

You will be a solicitor who provides clear, sensible, client-focussed advice and who has excellent communication skills. You will be able to demonstrate an active interest in marketing and business development.

If you are looking to join a firm where public law is at the heart of what we do, apply with your CV and covering letter to

Strictly no agencies, please.


  • Commercial Contract/Procurement solicitor, 3-4PQE

You will have up to date knowledge of and experience in public procurement and contract law. Experience of data and technology law is highly desirable.

  • Planning solicitor, senior associate or partner level

You will have current knowledge and experience of planning law, infrastructure authorisation and other legislative processes including compulsory purchase and compensation law.

  • Projects/Construction solicitor, 3-4PQE

We are looking for a project and construction specialist ideally with an understanding of and experience in both contentious and non contentious projects work. Experience of adjudication and other forms of dispute resolution is highly desirable as well as a genuine interest in public sector work.

    • Procurement solicitor, associate level

We are looking for an an associate to join our highly reputable projects team. You will have at least three years experience within project procurement, a solid understanding of the Public Contract Regulations 2015 and experience in drafting and advising on legal and commercial contracts together with a demonstrable interest in working with the public sector.

    • Paralegals

From time to time we recruit paralegals to support our specialist teams. If you have strong academics, excellent attention to detail and an interest in public law, we welcome speculative applications.


The application period for training contracts starting in August 2020 has now expired. The application period for August 2021 contracts will open in late Spring 2019. 


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