Career Opportunities

Watson & Company, Lawyers, located in beautiful Nelson, BC, is seeking a General Solicitor to join our firm. If you have 2 – 5 years of legal experience in BC and are interested in broadening your practice, we want to hear from you!

Watson and Company, Lawyers, strives to foster a collaborative work environment and to provide its associates with mentorship, flexibility, work/life balance, competitive compensation, and significant opportunity for professional growth and development. Associates at Watson & Company, Lawyers, also benefit from our significant legal resources and the support of our dedicated and competent paralegals and administrative staff.

Our lawyers are expected to work towards and maintain a full caseload of files. As a result of our well-established client base and high volume of inquiries, you will quickly establish a busy and engaging practice. As an associate at Watson & Company, Lawyers, you will set your own reasonable, billable hourly rate and will be compensated at a very competitive rate in relation to your billing, giving you control over your monthly and annual salary.

Our associates must be able to take ownership of their matters, but will almost always have access to advice, mentorship, and support from both senior and junior counsel within our firm. Further, it is not uncommon within our office for counsel to consult with each other discussing legal questions and issues.

Whether you are a junior lawyer looking to grow your career or are an experienced solicitor looking for a challenge, we would love to hear from you! To apply please email

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those being considered will be contacted.

Suite 2-609 Baker Street,
Nelson, BC V1L 4J3
Phone: 250-352-6580
Fax: 250-352-6581