Competitions to fill vacancies at professional legal and legal executive level are advertised here and also by the Public Appointments Service (PAS) on their website at

From time to time we recruit a small number of legal staff, mainly at Prosecution Solicitor level on temporary fixed term contract basis.

State Solicitor, County Mayo

21 July 2022

A vacancy exists for the position of State Solicitor in County Mayo. Details of the duties, terms and conditions of the appointment which is a contract for services for a period of ten years are set out in the Competition Information Booklet which is available on request from the email and contact details set out … Continued

Circuit Court Prosecutor for Cork City

21 July 2022

The Director of Public Prosecutions wishes to appoint a Counsel to prosecute in Cork City. The Director seeks expressions of interest from barristers wishing to be considered for the above role. Barristers should email for an application form and an explanatory memorandum on the role of prosecution counsel. The selection procedure will include a … Continued