Current Vacancies

At Tughans, we believe that our people make us who we are.  Their intelligence, creativity and endeavor are at the heart of our success.

As one of Northern Ireland’s leading law firms, we need agility and adaptability to meet challenges, seize opportunities and stay ahead.  We are a company with innovation at its heart, always forward-thinking, not settling for the status-quo or what is simply “good enough”.

We are looking for intelligent, open, bold and collaborative people who are not afraid to challenge and be challenged, and excel at what they do. If you believe you have the skills and attitude that will help us to maintain a positive momentum, then we would like to hear from you.

Our focus is on long term development, giving hands-on experience to the successful applicants on high profile transactions in Northern Ireland but benefitting from expert supervision.

We offer competitive salaries and an attractive bonus scheme for Fee Earners.  We also offer wider benefits including life assurance, a health cash plan and retail discounts.


Commercial Litigation

We are seeking a junior Solicitor to join our expanding disputes team.  The successful candidate will have experience in commercial litigation as well as a desire to learn and develop expertise across a range of litigation matters.  The postholder will benefit from expert supervision and the opportunity to work with local and international clients.


Junior Solicitor: Corporate

We are currently recruiting for a junior Solicitor to join our Corporate Department. This is a multi-disciplined team providing advice and experience to companies of every size at every stage in their development. Areas of expertise include mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, management buy-outs and corporate restructuring.  The successful candidate will be a high-achiever who can already clearly demonstrate the value they will add to our team.


Solicitor (3 yrs PQE): Construction

Due to growth and expansion we are seeking a Solicitor with experience of non-contentious construction law and drafting of documents.  Our team of dedicated construction lawyers sits alongside our despite resolution team to offer a full service to the sector so litigation experience will be a bonus but not essential.  The ideal candidate will have circa 3 yrs PQE but if you feel your experience is relevant and would add value to this department, we would like to hear from you.


Junior Solicitor: Employment

We are recruiting a junior Solicitor to join our Employment team.  The ideal candidate will have 1 to 3 yrs PQE in employment law.


Compliance Manager

This is an new opportunity in the firm to further enhance application of Anti-money Laundering regulations and other regulatory and quality assurance frameworks across the firm.  The successful candidate will work closely with Partners to identify and manage risk and ensure that efficient and effective processes are in place to meet external and internal standards.  We believe there are a range of backgrounds that would potentially be suitable for this role including law, compliance or accounting.  If you would like further information please contact us on the email address below.


Insurance Litigation Executive

This role is critical to maintaining the highest standard of client service through the provision of accurate and timely data and management information.  The postholder will develop and maintain systems which capture appropriate data and produce detailed management information for large institutional clients.  We are seeking a candidate with experience of insurance litigation processes with strong IT skills, particularly Excel.


If you wish to apply for any y of the above roles, please forward your CV to