Why work with us

Why make the move?

We do the best work, for the best clients, in the best locations. A career with us will be demanding, but we want you to excel and we will help you to perform to your best. We recruit people who understand the paramount importance of exceptional client service and who share a passionate commitment to our values.

Our entrepreneurial flair means that you will have the chance for real personal advancement. As an integral part of our team you will have the opportunity to develop strong client relationships and work with legal experts who are recognised leaders in their field.

We offer exciting development opportunities and excellent promotional prospects, along with the chance to work in a friendly and progressive environment. Our commitment to you is shown through our training and development programme, our benefits package and our delivery of a good work/life balance.

Although we will expect a lot from you, in return we recognise and reward hard work, commitment and talent. 

The best work for the best clients

At Mourant Ozannes you will be exposed to challenging and complex work for a wide client portfolio. From private individuals to large companies and from multinational conglomerates to the world's most prestigious onshore law firms, a career at Mourant Ozannes provides opportunities to stretch yourself and work with the best.

The best people

Our lawyers are regarded as the very best in the offshore world, regularly winning acclaim and awards from legal directories and the media, and our business services professionals are second to none too. But we don't let all that go to our heads! People at Mourant Ozannes truly value the importance of working together in a friendly and collegiate environment where individual ideas are welcomed.

The best locations

Our offices are located exactly where our clients need us to be and where our people want to be. If being close to the beach, a short commute from work, or in a family-friendly environment is what you are seeking, then BVI, Cayman, Guernsey or Jersey may be the place for you. If the electric atmosphere of City life is more your thing, then our offices in the heart of London and Hong Kong are bound to suit.

We encourage a good work/life balance

We understand the importance of achieving the right work/life balance. We offer everyone a friendly and supportive working environment and encourage interaction through our many sports and social events. Whether it is an organised run, a team-based event or a charity fundraising, the diversity of social opportunities is there for those who want to be involved.

Enjoy a really friendly office atmosphere

Anyone can say they enjoy a great working environment, but here at Mourant Ozannes we really mean it! Our new team members settle in and get to know their colleagues very quickly. We have an open communication style where individual opinions are actively sought.

Equal opportunities employer

Mourant Ozannes is an equal opportunities employer. Everyone who applies to or works for the firm will receive fair and equitable treatment in all aspects of policies, practices and procedures. This is regardless of gender, race, age, disability, colour, marital status, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, religion, social or employment status.

Our benefits package

Since our business relies on the quality of our staff, we recognise the need to offer highly competitive salaries and benefits. Your contribution to the firm will be recognised and valued through a highly competitive reward structure. We aim to retain talent in-house and keep the firm in the shape it needs to be to achieve its vision of becoming consistently recognised as the leading law firm offshore and an employer of choice. 

We have a scheme that rewards performance on a universal basis across all areas of the firm irrespective of role or location. Our very highest achievers are also rewarded for their individual efforts. 

We operate an exceptional flexible benefits scheme that provides our employees with the freedom to tailor their benefits to suit their individual lifestyles.

Want to know more about what our people say about working with us? Read our case studies here.