Current Vacancies

At Tughans, we believe that our people make us who we are.  Their intelligence, creativity and endeavour 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 alongside life assurance, income protection, private medical insurance, health and well-being initiatives, volunteering and an additional day off for your birthday.  Our Solicitors are also eligible for an attractive bonus scheme.


Due to growth and expansion, we are looking for talented individuals to join a number of departments across the firm.



Banking & Finance

Due to a sustained period of growth, we have vacancies at junior and mid-level across our Banking and Finance team.  With up to 5yrs PQE, the successful candidates will work alongside Partners to advise borrowers and lenders on every aspect of debt structuring and implementation to not only meet short-term requirements but also support long-term business strategies. If you are interested in joining Tughans Banking & Finance team, please submit your CV to



We are currently looking for a solicitor with a minimum of 1yr’s PQE to join our corporate team.  The successful candidate will have worked on a range of corporate transactions and show ambition and the desire to learn.  They will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with clients across of a range of sectors.  In turn, they will have the opportunity to work as part of an award winning team and Partners who are leading experts in their field.  If you are interested in joining Tughans Corporate team, please submit your CV to



Real Estate

We are currently expanding our Real Estate team with an opportunity for a qualified solicitor with 1yr + experience in commercial property.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on some of the biggest transactions in NI and beyond with expert supervision and opportunities to qualify in alternative jurisdictions.  The team advises on all aspects of commercial property and has an unequalled local resource, allowing them to handle large-scale projects without compromising effectiveness on smaller, property specific transactions. If you are interested in joining Tughans Real Estate team, please submit your CV to


Construction 1 yr + PQE: We are looking for Solicitors with experience of working in non-contentious construction matters to build on this growing area of work.  The team offer specialist support to clients in the development of procurement strategies and in the management of construction risk and dispute avoidance.  There is also the opportunity to work across contentious construction matters with our dispute resolution team. If you are interested in joining Tughans Construction team, please submit your CV to


Contracts and Technology

Contracts and Technology 3 yr + PQE: This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding area of the business.  Our Contracts and Technology team advise on every aspect of structuring, planning, negotiation and implementation of commercial contracts. They also provide assistance and advice concerning the protection and exploitation of intellectual property.  We are looking for Solicitors with experience from a range of areas including energy, IP, data protection or general commercial contracts. If you are interested in joining Tughans Contracts and Technology team, please submit your CV to



We are looking for a Paralegal with experience in Defence Litigation to join our busy team.  The successful candidate will have strong IT skills and be responsible for supporting Solicitors in managing their busy and complex caseload as well as the production of management information and administrative tasks.  Please submit your CV to by Wednesday 12th June.


Legal Secretary

We are looking for an experienced Litigation Secretary who has a flexible approach to work and enjoys learning new ways of working.  The successful candidate will join a team of Legal Secretaries who provide support across a number of departments.  Please submit your CV by Wednesday 12th June 2024.