At Stephen Rimmer LLP we help people to navigate some of life’s hardest moments. If that sounds like a challenge you’re up for, we’d love to hear from you.

We are always looking for the right people to join our team. We care about everyone who works with us and encourage collaboration. Please check back here regularly for vacancies, we welcome applications from those seeking a training contract. If you would like to learn more about the opportunities available, please contact Grant Sanders at

Why work with us?

As well as a great salary and holiday we’ll contribute 3% into your pension pot, offer free eye tests or a contribution towards the cost of your eye wear and have a host of social events throughout the year including Summer and Christmas parties.

We are a diverse organisation that values difference and recognises that people with different backgrounds, skills, attitudes and experiences bring fresh ideas and perceptions. We understand that regardless of race, gender, background, religion, disability or sexuality everybody at some point in their lives will require legal services.

As a diverse organisation we will encourage and harness differences to make our services relevant and our organisation approachable drawing upon the widest possible range of views and experiences.

You’ll work in a supportive and friendly environment and benefit from our in-house training programmes. Many of our colleagues have gained formal, recognised qualifications.

We are growing. Grow with us.

Current Vacancies


Duty Solicitor

The ideal candidate must have experience in representing and advising clients on a wide range of criminal matters at all stages of the criminal proceedings.

Duties will include:

  • Attending police stations to advise and represent clients
  • Advising and representing clients at Magistrates’ Courts
  • Preparing briefs to Counsel where necessary
  • Managing own case load
  • Having full conduct of the criminal case files from start to finish
  • Liaising with clients
  • Applying for Legal Aid
  • Complying with the firm’s file management and file organisation procedures, firm’s time recording procedures, and preparing bills / costing files

We are within a short walking distance from Eastbourne train station.

The firm falls under the following police station rotas/schemes: Eastbourne, Hastings and Brighton.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established firm in East Sussex.  We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, along with a friendly and inclusive working environment.




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