Careers and Vacancies

At Veitch Penny we understand that having dedicated, professional staff is only one key to a successful law firm. We are committed to encourage all of our employees to develop their career, offering support and opportunities for advancement.

We want to employ people who are committed to providing the highest quality service both individually and as part of a team.

Equal Opportunities

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we pride ourselves on providing a friendly, flexible and supported working environment for all.

Veitch Penny do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion or belief, age or physical ability.

How to apply

You can apply online for any of our any of the vacancies, listed below. Each listing contains a job specification / description and an application form. Please complete the application form and forward by email to or by post to Human Resources, Veitch Penny Solicitors, 1 Manor Court, Dix’s Field, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1UP.

You may if you wish also enclose a current CV, supporting statement or covering letter in hardcopy printed format, or electronically as Microsoft Word or PDF documents. We regret that we are unable to work with other formats.

Alternatively, speculative applications can be forwarded by email to:

Current Vacancy - Experienced Commercial Property Legal Secretary

Veitch Penny are seeking a Legal Secretary experienced in Commercial Property to work in their Exeter office.

The successful candidate should be familiar with conveyancing process ideally commercial property to support Case Handler working in efficiently as well as assisting other members of the office when required.

The candidate should have good interpersonal skills, be efficient on working on their own or as part of a team and good IT skills with knowledge of Microsoft packages.