Careers

We are a full service law firm practising the laws of the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey with offices in eight global locations – and we are growing.

This brings a range of exciting opportunities in the legal and business support services in a culture that is dynamic, supportive and inclusive.

We are interested in bright and enthusiastic individuals at all levels of their career who have the drive to reach their full potential and to deliver excellent levels of service to our clients. In return, we provide a platform to demonstrate your capabilities, achieve your aspirations and become part of a leading law firm that is at the top of its game.

The Carey Olsen selection process is designed to help you get a feel for us as much as the other way around and this is reflected in the loyalty of our staff – some of whom have been with the firm for over forty years. We will keep in touch with you throughout the selection process and, if you are relocating, we will assist you every step of the way.

If you would like to explore your career prospects with Carey Olsen please get in touch. 

Vacancies

To see our current vacancies please click here.

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If you are interested in opportunities at Carey Olsen, please contact our HR team here.

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Student schemes

Carey Olsen is committed to supporting the next generation of talented lawyers. We provide a range of work experience opportunities that enable students to gain valuable insight into the legal profession while enhancing their team working, communication and analytical skills.

What are we looking for from a student?

You should possess excellent academic skills along with enthusiasm and a commitment to delivering the highest professional standards.

Vacancy Application Process

To apply for a listed vacancy please submit your CV and covering letter here.

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Training Opportunities

Articled Clerk Training Program

As part of our commitment to supporting Caymanians in their professional development, we are recruiting talented individuals with the determination to succeed as part a pioneering and highly-regarded team.

Our Articled Clerk training program will provide you with invaluable insight and commercial experience under the leadership of our highly-regarded Cayman Islands lawyers.

The program comprises placements or 'seats' within three practice areas, with performance reviews and appraisals scheduled at regular intervals. You will gain insight into both contentious and non-contentious areas, giving you a broad understanding of each legal discipline.

The core skills that you will be developing include:

  • Advocacy and oral presentation
  • Case and transaction management
  • Client care and practice support
  • Professional Conduct and Ethics
  • Communications skills
  • Interviewing and advising

Successful applicants will be paid a competitive salary and be eligible for the statutory benefits of a permanent position within our firm.

Desired skills and experience

You must have enrolled in the Professional Practice Course (or equivalent) and have earned a minimum of a 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent).

Applicants should have a strong academic background (minimum 2:1 honours classification) and have enrolled in  the Professional Practice Course (or equivalent), recognised by the Legal Advisory Council of the Cayman Islands.

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