Penningtons Manches

Penningtons Manches LLP is a leading UK law firm which provides high quality legal advice tailored to both businesses and individuals. We address the specific objectives of each client through our flair and technical expertise and offer a personal service founded on a strong team ethic.

Today, we have UK offices in the City of London, Basingstoke, Cambridge, Guildford, Oxford and Reading, with 110 partners and over 600 people in total. We have also established a presence in San Francisco. Our main areas of practice are dispute resolution, corporate and commercial, real estate, private client and family.

We have several multi-disciplinary teams concentrating on a variety of industry sectors, including technology, life sciences, education, social housing, retail and international wealth. In these areas, we're acknowledged for our unparalleled market insight.

In 2013, we added significant depth to all our core practice areas when we joined forces with the partners and staff of Manches. Our expertise was also enhanced when Dawsons Solicitors and Wedlake Saint became part of Penningtons in 2011.

Our commitment to excellence is backed by a track record which dates back 300 years. We pay great attention to matching your requirements with the right skills, delivered cost effectively and within the appropriate timescale.

We have a broad international focus supported by well-established links with law firms throughout the world. Penningtons Manches is a member of Multilaw and the European Law Group, networks with representatives in over 70 countries, and many of our lawyers play leading roles in various international bodies. 

Our clients range from private individuals, owner managed businesses and start-ups to multi-national corporations, public companies, professional partnerships, banks and financial institutions. We are conscious that our culture and close relationships with our clients are vital assets and we are determined to maintain these as we expand. 

Penningtons Manches London, United Kingdom
Jan 09, 2018
Full time
We are looking to recruit an associate to act as a real estate knowledge lawyer (PSL). Working with our existing real estate knowledge lawyer and the knowledge management team, the successful candidate will need to ensure that employees can access the knowledge and information they require to deliver a first class service to clients. He or she will contribute to creating innovative ways of sharing knowledge and enhancing the firm’s continuous process of improvement. Experience of real estate law, good communication and excellent technical and IT skills are essential. The role sits within a collegiate team that believes in collaboration to reach shared goals. It can be based in London or Guildford but travel to our other offices will be required. | No agencies please.
Penningtons Manches London, United Kingdom
Jan 06, 2018
Full time
We are looking to recruit an associate with three to six years ’ PQE to join our busy commercial dispute resolution team in London . The successful candidate will have general commercial litigation experience as well as a sound knowledge of the CPR and of making interim applications . They should also have experience of IT / IP work , shareholder disputes , banking disputes , regulatory work , insolvency and attending trials . Strong personal and business development skills are required for this role as it will involve regular contact with clients and other professional advisers . | No agencies please .
Penningtons Manches London, United Kingdom
Nov 15, 2017
Full time
Our property entrepreneurs team is looking to hire a paralegal in the London office. The successful candidate will join a busy team and enjoy a wide variety of high quality work with plenty of opportunity to take on more responsibility as they develop. We are looking for strong academics and at least six months’ experience working in a well-regarded transactional property team. Good communication and organisational skills are a must to take advantage of the excellent training on offer in a collegiate and supportive environment. | No agencies please.