With an ever changing market place the firm is structured to serve our clients best with focused. created and cost effective solutions, ensure the very best service possible at the most competitive price, whilst maintaining the highest quality.
Paris Smith is a law firm with a clear vision of the future. A firm that adapts to the ever increasing demands and pressures on businesses and individuals. We are one of the largest independent regional firms of solicitors in Central Southern England, based in landmark offices in Southampton with 43 partners and employing over 200 staff.
Our solicitors have seven main group practices: Corporate and commercial including IP/IT and Banking & finance; Commercial property & Planning; Employment; Dispute resolution & regulatory; Family; Tax, trust & wills and Conveyancing. Our specialist teams of solicitors with key skills and industry knowledge ensure we assign the team most suited to the clients’ individual or business needs.
We act for the public and private sector and high net worth individuals, offering specialist teams for the following industry sectors; public sector/local government, retail, hotels & leisure, education, charities, sports and stadia, banking and finance. With an ever changing market place the firm is structured to serve our clients best with focused, creative and cost effective solutions, ensuring the very best service possible at the most competitive price, whilst maintaining the highest quality.
We are a forward looking firm utilising the latest information technology and we are among the first law firms nationwide to obtain and retain the quality accreditation from LEXCEL (The Law Society’s quality mark). Our commitment to staff is reflected in high retention rates and the number of Partners and Associates who trained with the firm. We are also accredited under Best Companies. In 2012 we were proud winners of the Law Society Excellence Award for Innovation.
We are proud of the contribution that we make to the community and the way we operate our business in a responsible manner. For more information read our Community & Social Responsibility Policy
We operate an Equal Opportunities & Diversity Policy.
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Whilst employees are expected to work hard, Paris Smith recognises how important having a work/life balance is. With this in mind, the firm has an internal social committee whose role is to organise various events throughout the year for staff, in addition to the seasonal events such as summer and Christmas parties which form part of the social calendar. These events include, for example, quizzes, summer BBQs, bowling, private cinema trips and escape rooms. There are also sports teams which you can get involved in, should you wish.
We offer a very comprehensive benefits package which includes:
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