Life at Tees is good. You will join a fast-growing regional firm that offers a wide range of legal and financial services, so there are plenty of opportunities for you to shine.


Life at Tees

Tees delivers expert legal and financial services – so, we're all about people. Relationships are at the heart of what we do every day. Our work is all about looking after our clients’ best interests, and the same is true of our working relationships with each other.

Training and development

Our ‘work hard, play hard’ ethos means that our staff’s diaries are filled with community activities – such as charity fun runs and dragon boat races.

We believe in enabling our people to grow in their roles, and develop their careers at Tees. Tees is committed to providing training and development for people in all roles across the business, and we recognise individual and team achievements readily.

Our values

Tees is a community of problem solvers. We find creative solutions to our projects – whether it is an operations issue or guiding a client through a complex legal or financial matter. So, if you want to work alongside passionate people, Tees is the right place for you.

At Tees, we are defined by our values - they guide how the firm is run, and how we work with each other every day. We are:
Collaborative: we work with each other closely and build lasting professional relationships.

Straightforward: we enjoy an open dialogue, listening to each other and valuing each other’s opinions and contributions. At Tees, everyone is valued and supported.

Communicative: we nurture strong, honest relationships throughout the firm and communication is at the heart of that.

Working at Tees

Work at Tees is about building good relationships. Clients come to us to solve their issue and soon come to value the long-term, close relationship that often results. Engaging, caring, understanding, communicating – all vital inter-personal skills that every Tees person can be proud of. These are the very strengths that define our culture. Close and harmonious rapport between colleagues is the thread running through the Tees fabric. A strong team ethos prevails, characterised by shared agendas and a genuinely friendly, collaborative approach to everything we do. Tees people feel engaged, empowered and proud to work within a culture and development programme that ensures they can achieve their best.

We're a top tier firm

Tees is ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500 for our Medical Negligence team. We are committed to recruiting and retaining lawyers and other professionals of very high caliber. We work hard to enable talented people to grow and achieve their aspirations.

Excellent environment, excellent team

We have beautiful, modern offices and we believe strongly in getting the work/life balance right, hence our strong social diary and our ‘work hard, play hard’ philosophy. Our flexible working practices enable people to balance successful careers with their home commitments or interests, backed-up by our continued investment in the latest technologies that make this possible.

Business skills

We're keen to employ the best in business talent – so if you have skills in finance, marketing, business development, human resources, compliance, IT or administration, we’d be pleased to hear from you.


The firm encourages, values and manages diversity and is committed to equality for its entire staff. We look for a workforce representative of our local communities and we pride ourselves on recruiting the best talent available. Tees fosters a healthy and respectful working environment, which encourages productive working practices leading to our collective successes.

From time to time we carry out a staff survey on this subject and publish key statistics. The latest version from July 2017 can be found by clicking here.

Get in touch

We welcome speculative applications – please send your CV direct to Even if you don’t see a vacancy that you think suits you right now, please do send us your CV - we are always delighted to hear from potential employees keen to join Tees. Please get in touch to find out more about how you can be a part of the Tees story.