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Your Northern Ireland solicitors

Wilson Nesbitt is a Northern Ireland law firm with offices in Belfast and Bangor. We provide professional legal services to businesses and private individuals across a range of legal issues.

So whether you're looking for legal advice or legal aid in Northern Ireland, we're ready to help.

Find out more about our legal services here. If you're still unsure, submit your details and we will call you back or email us your details.


We pride ourselves on providing a cost-effective, personal service to clients.

Some of the legal issues that are effecting our clients in Northern Ireland include:

  • Family Law/Divorce - Your marriage may not be working out the way you want to, but we understand you both want the best for your children. Call us for free initial advice on divorce, child custody, contact and maintenance.


Fraudsters are increasingly targeting law firms, their clients and their client’s customers in order to steal large sums of money. Read our Fraud Awareness leaflet by clicking here to stay ahead of the fraudsters or watch the Call, Check and Confirm video produced by the Law Society of Northern Ireland.

Our Services

We provide high quality and professional services to both businesses and individuals


Our People

Our aim is to provide you with an accurate, added value and dependable service which is based on the skills and attitude of the individuals who work with us. Our people are skilled, motivated and personable and are tied together by a culture which is focused on you and which values approachability, dependability, honesty, innovation and transparency.

The services we provide to you are based on interactions between you and our people and as such trust is key. We believe our people are, or have the potential to be leaders in their field, and have the personality to build a long lasting trusting relationship with you. Our aim is to grow and achieve success with you by providing a service through our people which is approachable, dependable, honest, innovative and transparent.

You can view the profiles of our people here.


> Click here to view a list of current vacancies


Our business is dependent on the skills and commitment of the individuals who work with us. Wilson Nesbitt's aim is to help everyone to enjoy working in the firm and to give everyone the opportunity to achieve their full potential. We believe we provide an environment which enables talent to flourish and all attain increasing job satisfaction.  We are interested in what each individual can contribute, both personally and as part of a team.

As well as essential background information, you will hopefully find in this section something more: a flavour of the firm.



  • one of the largest NI firms with 80+ personnel
  • growing firm with expansion ambitions
  • reputation for working practice innovation
  • practice area development opportunities


  • we want our paralegals to take file responsibility
  • paralegal job opportunities in 8 different practice areas
  • merit based promotion (supervisor, manager, department head) opportunites for paralegals
  • solicitor qualification opportunities for paralegals

For all

  • flexible working arrangements
  • fee contributions to work skills improvement courses
  • increasing holiday entitlements with service
  • good social scene, regular office functions
  • salary sacrifice childcare scheme


Wilson Nesbitt only accept applications on Wilson Nesbitt application forms. To make an application either visit the 'Current Vacancies' section and follow the online process, or download an application form from this site, or you may request an application form by email, telephone or in person. If you have any queries email: ftownley@wilson-nesbitt.com


> Working at Wilson Nesbitt
> Job Opportunities
> Paralegal Career Opportunities
> Training Contract Opportunities for Paralegals
Training as a Solicitor at Wilson Nesbitt
> September 2018 Solicitor Training Contract Opportunities


Our approachable, dependable, honest, innovative and transparent culture is intended to put you in control of your interactions with us. We want you to know as much about how your file is progressing as we do and to challenge us to carry out your actions quicker and more effectively. We know the best way of achieving a successful outcome is to empower you to be able to closely interact with us so we can work together to create value.

Our infrastructure has been designed to support our culture and enhance the service which we provide. In certain practice areas such as residential conveyancing and personal injury you will have:

  • case tracking access to the case history and to do list of your file via our website;
  • a direct dial number and email address for the individual in our firm you have instructed and are working with; and
  • updates by SMS text messaging and email.

You can see a sample demo of our online case tracking here.


Wilson Nesbitt is committed to keep its IT ahead of clients' expectations.

Belfast Telegraph Business Award

Wilson Nesbitt won the Belfast Telegraph Business Awards 2001 in the category for "Best Use of IT" in competition with all other commercial and industrial sectors in Northern Ireland. The firm was in the final shortlist of three for the same award in 2004.

Chartered Institute of Marketing Services

Wilson Nesbitt won the Chartered Institute of Marketing Services Marketing Award 2001 and the firm's website was judged Northern Ireland "Legal Website of the Year 2002" (www.wilson-nesbitt.co.uk) in the Legal Island competition.

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