As Ireland's premier litigation firm, the team at Cantillons Solicitors enjoy extremely challenging but equally rewarding careers. Our team are the leaders in their fields. We are always interested in hearing from talented and experienced Solicitors, Legal Executives and Secretaries who are interested in joining us and we offer an attractive remuneration package and generous range of benefits.


Legal Support Internship

Cantillons Solicitors are an award winning law firm, practising in all areas of litigation. Since the firm was founded in 1980, they have been involved in precedent making cases, amongst them Best v. Wellcome, Louise O’ Keeffe v. Ireland and most recently Russell v. HSE, the “Real Rate of Return” case.

Karen Kearney, Partner in the Medical Negligence Department, is seeking an intern to join her team.

The internship will expose you to the complex area of medical negligence litigation and is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in this niche area of the law.

On-going training and development support from experienced skilled professionals will be provided.

Main responsibilities to include:

  • Dealing with clients;
  • Answering emails, calls, client queries;
  • Reviewing and collating medical records;
  • Secretarial and administrative duties;
  • Drafting documents;
  • Taking attendance notes at meetings with clients, Counsel etc.

 Requirements, Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Strong academics/experience
  • Well organised, meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent inter-personal skills
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Proven ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and meet deadlines

This position may lead to a training contract for the right candidate. If you wish to apply for the role please email a CV and cover letter to [email protected]

The closing date is the 23rd November 2018, at 5 pm.