Trusted providers of legal services for over 70 years


We are a trusted, respected and modern regional law firm based in Coventry.

Our reputation is unrivalled in the legal sector for offering an exceptional legal service to individuals and families across the Midlands and Warwickshire. Our vision and modern approach to the provision of legal services allows us to embrace the dynamic sector, positioning ourselves to strengthen our place in the sector.

Current Vacancies

Personal Injury Lawyer

Full Time
Office Based

Wills & Probate Lawyer

Full Time
Office Based
Leamington Spa

Clinical Negligence Lawyer

Full Time
Office Based

Family Lawyer

Full Time
Office Based

Conveyancing Assistant

Full Time
Office Based

Don’t see a role for you?

Please send us your CV, and we’ll consider you for any positions that become available.

Why work for Ward & Rider?

At Ward & Rider we value our employees as much as we value our clients, and we understand that without them, we would not be able to offer such excellent levels of client care. The hard work and dedication of all of our employees is what has helped to build such a trustworthy firm with a brilliant reputation, and we want to continue to find people who share our passion for doing the best for our clients.

Established in 1948

Over 80 staff members

54% of our employees have been with us for 5 years or more

33% of our employees have been with us for 10 years or more

15% of our employees have been with us for 20 years or more


We offer a work environment that aims to nurture it’s employees so that they can do their very best and always feel that they have someone to help when they need it. At Ward & Rider we value the wellbeing of each of our employees, lawyers and support staff alike and this is why we don’t work long hours and we don’t work weekends; we understand the importance of a work/life balance and that if our employees are rested and focused then their performance will be outstanding.

23 days holiday + Bank Holidays

Additional holiday over the Christmas & New Year period

Extra day off for your birthday

Additional holiday for continued service

Bonus Scheme*

Full induction training

Funding for Practicing Certificates

Work Place Pension Scheme

Death in service scheme

Simply Health cash health plan

myWellbeing – GP, counselling and more

Free parking (role-dependant)

City centre location

Annual office day out

Dress down every Friday

Ward & Rider are committed to ensuring equality of opportunity and fairness in all areas of employment. We value the diversity of our colleagues, clients and people living within our local communities.

Equal Opportunities at Ward & Rider