Why Spencer West?

Work collaboratively, work anywhere.

At Spencer West we are always on the lookout for exceptional talent to join the team, so why should you come and work with us?

Flexibility and work/life balance

Working at Spencer West puts you in charge of when, where and how you work. You can work in the firm’s offices based in the City of London, at home or anywhere else at a time that suits you. We want to make sure you can balance your family, business and charitable commitments.


In joining Spencer West, you will be joining a community of outstandingly able lawyers, all chosen for their technical excellence, business acumen and collaborative approach.

UK and international reach

You can work at Spencer West wherever you are based in the world. We cover the whole of the UK and we work across borders, including in emerging markets.

Remuneration, referrals and profit share

Our firm provides the highest rates of remuneration of any comparable law firm. Our Partners typically receive 80% of relevant billings. Our Partners also benefit from the strong collaborative culture which results in high levels of referrals. Partners are handsomely rewarded for introducing clients to the firm. Partners will also have the opportunity to share in the profit of the firm.


Our colleagues are part of a warm, collaborative culture, where Partners feel valued and enjoy working together. Our colleagues’ comment that they have never enjoyed professional life as much as they do at Spencer West. For details of our activities and events, see our office and social life page.