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Current and Recent Vacancies:

Shelter is seeking a Managing Solicitor in Bristol.

Closing Date: Friday 14th September 2018

Shelter is looking for an experienced, strategic and target-driven Managing Solicitor with inspirational leadership skills to join their team. You will provide a wide range of legal services for Shelter staff, external organisations and the public, including litigation and consultancy work, while also taking direct line management responsibility for Shelter solicitors.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Wilson Solicitors LLP is seeking Trainee Casework Assistants

Closing Date: Monday 3rd September 2018

Wilson Solicitors is one of the leading firms in the UK for immigration and refugee law. They are recruiting Trainee Casework Assistants to join their committed team of over thirty specialists in their North London office. This is an entry level position suitable for those taking their first step on a career in immigration and refugee law.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Spearpoint Franks is seeking a Junior Legal Secretary

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Spearpoint Franks Solicitors Ltd. currently have a vacancy for a Junior Legal Secretary for their small, busy family law firm in central Brighton. Full time or part time considered. Please send your CV and a covering letter to Hannah Woodruff in the first instance: hannah@sfsolicitors.co.uk

Hogan Lovells LLP is seeking a Pro Bono Associate

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Hogan Lovells is seeking to appoint an Associate to lead on their pro bono activities, which centre on (1) corporate advice to charities and social enterprises and (2) Access to Justice and Rule of Law projects. Candidates must be qualified lawyers and will ideally have experience of family law, social welfare law and the legal aid system. An understanding of the role of pro bono, refugee law or experience in a corporate setting is also desirable.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Edwards Duthie is seeking Housing Solicitors or Caseworkers.

Closing Date: Monday 20th August 2018

Edwards Duthie is a large, well-respected firm with a number of offices in East London and Essex. Named in the Legal 500, they have a diverse range of both privately and publicly funded work. They wish to recruit experienced housing caseworkers or solicitors to join their Community Law Team at their new office in Stratford, London E15.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Warrens Law and Advocacy is seeking a Child Care Solicitor.

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Warrens Family Law is looking to recruit an experienced child care solicitor to their expanding team based in Eastbourne. Candidates should be on the Law Society Children Panel or working towards accreditation and experienced in all areas of public law including care proceedings, domestic violence, contact orders & EPO as well as child residence and contact.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Citizens Advice Northumberland is seeking two PT Housing Supervisors and/or Litigators.

Closing date Monday, 6th of August 2018

Citizens Advice Northumberland has been awarded a contract across Northumberland (North, West, Central and SE) for housing and debt cases, to start in September 2018. In order to commence operations, we are seeking two experienced LAA standard Housing Supervisors, (one of whom should be a solicitor) – to establish our Housing Department.

See here for more information about the roles and how to apply and here for a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification.

Powell & Company Solicitors is seeking an Administrative Assistant/Paralegal.

Closing date Friday, 31st of August 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an innovative and expanding department at a firm based in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The role will involve supporting and assisting the Family Department in respect of administration, such as the drafting of legal aid and court forms, drafting letters, and liaising generally with both clients and colleagues on behalf of the department.

See here for more information about the roles and how to apply.

Broudie Jackson Canter is seeking Family Solicitors or Legal Execs.

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Broudie Jackson Canter is seeking Family Solicitors or Legal Execs to work from their Walker House (Liverpool) and Manchester offices. Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years PQE and Law Society Children and/or Advanced Family Panel experience is preferred

See here for more information about the roles and how to apply.

Broudie Jackson Canter is seeking a Community Care & Welfare Court of Protection Solicitor.

Closing Date Friday the 31st of August 2018.

Broudie Jackson Canter is looking for an excellent Community Care & Welfare Court of Protection Solicitor (PQE 3 years) to join their team in Liverpool City Centre. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, motivated and experienced lawyer to be part of their thriving Community Care department and drive it forward.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

TV Edwards is seeking Children Law Accredited Solicitors.

Closing date Monday 6 August

TV Edwards LLP is recruiting full time Children Law Accredited solicitors. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and expanding specialist family team that delivers the highest quality of advice and representation across a comprehensive range of family work.

See here for more information about the roles and how to apply.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking a Conveyancing Paralegal.

Closing date Tuesday 14 August

Watkins Solicitors has a thriving conveyancing department as well as Family, Education, Wills and Probate, and Employment departments. Currently they have four offices in Bristol and Bath. Due to further expansion and an increase in new client inquires an exciting opportunity has arisen. They are seeking to appoint a Conveyancing Paralegal to join on a full-time basis.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Campbell Hooper & Co Solicitors is seeking a Family Law Paralegal or Trainee Solicitor.

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A position for a Family Law Paralegal – potential Trainee Solicitor – is available at a friendly and flexible firm on the Berkshire/Surrey borders. A particular interest in children matters would be essential.

See here for more information about the roles and how to apply.

Steel & Shamash Solicitors is seeking NQ-3 years PQE Solicitors in a range of areas.

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Steel & Shamash is looking for enthusiastic and motivated solicitors to join their highly regarded Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners rated firm within the following areas of law:

  • Public Law

  • Claims Against Public Authorities

  • Housing and Community Care

  • Children and Family Law

See here for more information about the roles and how to apply.

Steel & Shamash Solicitors is seeking a Public Law Solicitor.

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Steel & Shamash is looking for an experienced, motivated solicitor, ideally with Legal Aid Agency (LAA) supervisor status in Public Law and/or Actions against Public Authorities, to join their highly regarded Legal 500 rated Public Law Department. Experience of working in Inquest cases would be a distinct advantage.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Haris Ali Solicitors is seeking a Housing Supervisor.

Closing date Saturday 30 June 2018

Haris Ali Solicitors is an established and dynamic firm seeking an experienced LAA standard, including Litigation – Housing Supervisor/ Solicitor to establish and expand their Housing Department. You must demonstrate that you have a passion for this area and really want to make a difference. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic individual to make their mark.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Islington Law Centre is seeking a Business Finance Manager.

Closing date Monday 16 July 2018

Islington Law Centre, a dynamic charity providing free legal advice and support to local communities and based in the London Borough of Islington, is seeking to recruit a Business Finance Manager operating as part of the Senior Management Team.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Alfred James Solicitors is seeking a Clinical Negligence Supervisor.

Closing date Tuesday 17 July 2018

Clinical negligence Solicitor with Legal Aid Supervisor status required for an expanding firm in South Croydon to head up their Legal Aid Clinical Negligence department. If the candidate does not have legal aid supervisor status, they can arrange for the suitable candidate to attend training.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Haris Ali Solicitors is seeking an Accredited Immigration Caseworker/ Paralegal/ Solicitor.

Closing date Saturday 30 June 2018

Haris Ali Solicitors is an established and dynamic firm seeking experienced an Accredited Immigration Caseworker/Solicitor. They deal with a wide spectrum of immigration matters, ensuring all team members get an exposure to a wide variety of caseload.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Youth Legal is seeking a Housing Supervisor.

Closing date Friday 22 June 2018

Youth Legal is a specialist legal advice service for young people providing independent legal advice that is youth centred and suited to young people’s needs – including housing and obtaining social services support. Youth Legal currently holds a Legal Aid Agency contract in Community Care, and has been granted a Housing Contract and a grant from Trust for London therefore an exciting position has opened for a Housing Solicitor to supervise and develop their housing law work.

Training will be provided if necessary to enable the successful candidate to qualify as a LAA supervisor

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Sutovic & Hartigan is seeking Immigration & Asylum (IAAS Accredited) Level 2 Caseworker/Paralegal.

Closing date Friday 6 July 2018

Sutovic & Hartigan is currently looking for an experienced Level 2 Accredited Immigration Caseworker/Paralegal with comprehensive and complementary expertise of dealing with the full range of immigration and asylum work (including asylum, human rights, PBS, sponsor licensing, and appeals); both publicly funded and privately funded.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply and here for more information about the firm.

Sutovic & Hartigan is seeking an Immigration Supervisor.

Closing date Friday 6 July 2018

Sutovic & Hartigan is currently looking for a Level 2 Accredited Immigration Solicitor with comprehensive and complementary expertise of dealing with the full range of immigration and asylum work (including asylum, human rights, PBS, sponsor licensing, appeals, judicial review and unlawful detention); both publicly funded and privately funded.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply and here for more information about the firm.

Philcox Gray is seeking a Housing Supervisor.

Closing date Sunday 15 July 2018

Philcox Gray is a well respected practice with offices in London SE1 and Brixton, specialising in housing, public law, children and family. The firm has recently expanded, after merging with Hornby and Levy in April 2018. They are currently recruiting for a housing solicitor who meets the requirements for supervision under the legal aid contract, to start in August / September 2018.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Public Law Project is seeking a Paralegal.

Closing date Thursday 28 June 2018

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a unique, award winning legal charity and NGO based in Central London. The Paralegal will help the PLP achieve its mission by assisting the casework team with administrative and legal support, and supporting PLP’s Legal Director with the efficient running of the team. Visit their website here to apply.

Mary Ward Legal Centre has vacancies for a Housing Solicitor and a Welfare Benefits Caseworker.

Closing dates: Housing Lawyer – 9 July 2018 and Welfare Benefits Caseworker – 28 June 2018

Mary Ward Legal Centre is going through an exciting period of growth and is expanding its services. They are looking for a 2 year PQE Housing Lawyer and a Welfare Benefits Caseworker to join their friendly and dedicated team. See here for more information and visit their website here to apply.

CDMK is seeking an Immigration & Asylum Supervisor.

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CDMK has been awarded an Immigration and Asylum contract, and are seeking an individual or firm qualified as a supervisor. Flexible arrangements are available. They have slots on the DDA and DAC rotas for Yarls Wood. Their procurement area is Buckinghamshire. Enquiries to Harriett Mather, h.mather@cdmk.co.uk or 01908 379225.

South West London Law Centres is seeking a Housing Solicitor/Caseworker (LAA housing supervisor).

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South West London Law Centres (SWLLC), one of the largest and most progressive Law Centres in the country, is seeking a Housing Solicitor/Caseworker – LAA supervisor to be based at their Kingston upon Thames office.

See here for more information about the role and via on their website here.

South West London Law Centres is seeking an Immigration Solicitor or Caseworker.

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South West London Law Centres (SWLLC), one of the largest and most progressive Law Centres in the country, is seeking an experienced Level 2 IAAS accredited Asylum/Immigration Solicitor or Case Worker to provide casework under a Legal Aid Agency contract, on either a full-time or part-time basis, to cover their existing caseworker’s sabbatical leave until June 2019.

See here for more information about the role and via on their website here.

RCJ Advice is seeking a CourtNav Digital Lead.

Closing Date Monday the 25th of June 2018.

This post will drive the promotion of their innovative CourtNav online application and lead on CourtNav developments. This includes project managing the digital aspects of ‘FLOWS’, their legal advice project for women survivors and working with a wide range of stakeholders projects. You must be adept at managing and building client relationships and reporting on the status of projects, tracking, and measuring the end results.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

RCJ Advice is seeking a Family Solicitor.

Closing Date Monday the 25th of June 2018.

This post will lead on RCJ Advice’s family legal aid contract work which will form part of their vibrant family legal centre based at the Central London County Court. The majority of time will be spent on family legal projects including their pro bono rota, their FHDRA rota and ‘FLOWS’, their legal advice project for women survivors which includes reviewing CourtNav cases.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

RCJ Advice is seeking two Family Paralegals for their FLOWS Project.

Closing Date Monday the 18th of June 2018.

These posts will work with, and support solicitors within their vibrant family legal centre based at the Central London Family Court. You will be working on ‘FLOWS’, their legal advice project for women survivors which includes delivering phone advice to front line workers who have queries about domestic abuse cases and taking on cases under supervision. This is an opportunity to develop skills in a legal context and gain experience that will help gain a legal trainee contract.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

RCJ Advice is seeking a Legal Aid Billing Clerk & Paralegal.

Closing Date Monday the 18th of June 2018.

They are seeking an experienced billing clerk to join their Civil and Family Legal Centre of RCJ Advice – a unique Citizens Advice service based at the Royal Courts of Justice and the family court. This is a new role and the priority and main part of the role is managing the billing for their Legal Aid Contracts. During less busy billing times you will carry out paralegal duties to support their solicitors.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Mackintosh Law is seeking a Paralegal and a Legal Support for their Court of Protection (Welfare) team.

Closing Date Monday the 25th of June 2018.

Mackintosh Law is a specialist law firm providing expert legal advice and representation to disabled clients in the niche areas of mental capacity, community care, and health care law.

See here for more information about the Paralegal role and here for more information about the Legal Support role.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking a Paralegal.

Closing Date Tuesday the 5th of June 2018.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) specialises in law and policy affecting children and young people. CCLC provides free legal information, advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as international consultancy on child law and children’s rights. They have an opportunity for a hard-working and enthusiastic individual to join their Education Law department within the Legal Practice Unit.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Wilson Solicitors LLP is seeking a Solicitor and Level 2 Caseworkers

Closing Date Friday the 15th June 2018.

Wilsons is one of the leading firms in the UK for immigration and refugee law. They are recruiting for an immigration solicitor and immigration caseworkers to join their committed team of over thirty specialists. They have vacancies for one immigration solicitor and Level 2 accredited caseworkers.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Luqmani Thompson & Partners Solicitors is seeking a Public Law Solicitor

Closing Date Sunday the 17th of June 2018.

Luqmani Thompson & Partners Solicitors is a niche legal practice in immigration, nationality, human rights and public law. They are consistently highly ranked by Chambers and Partners and undertake a broad variety of both private and publicly funded work for their clients.

They are seeking to appoint a public law solicitor to continue, develop and to potentially lead their public law practice.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Mary Ward Legal Centre is seeking a temporary Welfare Benefits Caseworker

Closing Date Tuesday the 15th of May 2018.

Mary Ward Legal Centre is looking to recruit a temporary Welfare Benefits Caseworker to cover sabbatical leave until December 2018. The hours are 35 hours a week. You will need at least 2 years’ (full time equivalent) experience of providing specialist welfare benefits advice and casework.

See here for more information and here to download an application pack.

Luqmani Thompson & Partners Solicitors is seeking one or more Paralegals

Closing Date Sunday the 20th of May 2018.

Luqmani Thompson & Partners Solicitors is a niche legal practice in immigration, nationality, human rights and public law. They are consistently highly ranked by Chambers and Partners and undertake a broad variety of both private and publicly funded work for their clients.

They are seeking to appoint one or more paralegals to assist their senior solicitors with their active caseloads including both immigration and public law matters.

See here to visit their website and here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Wilson Solicitors LLP is seeking a Head of Legal Costs (Legal Aid)

Closing Date Thursday the 10th May 2018.

Are you looking for an opportunity to manage a costs team, with the potential to develop your skills to manage a large legal aid contract? The role involves managing the legal aid costs drafting team, managing the monthly contract claim, managing LAA audits, and training and supporting solicitors.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking an Education Law Solicitor.

Closing Date Monday the 7th of May 2018.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) is looking for a solicitor or legal executive with a background in Education Law to join its Legal Practice Unit. However they are also keen to hear from those who may have gained some experience of Education law, for example through undertaking a training seat in education law or having worked in related areas, such as community care or public law. The role can be based in either CCLC’s London office or Colchester office.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Steel & Shamash is seeking a Children and Family Paralegal.

Closing Date Monday the 30th of April 2018.

The successful applicant will be a graduate with a good academic record who will assist a team of highly experienced solicitors doing complex and sensitive work. A good academic background is required and previous experience as a legal assistant or a paralegal would be an advantage.
It is not essential to have taken the LPC, but the successful candidate would be expected to have an interest in pursuing a career in the law. Experience of using CCMS would be an advantage.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Mary Ward Legal Centre is seeking a Money Advice Caseworker.

Closing Date Monday the 16th of April 2018.

You will need at least two years’ experience of delivering specialist debt advice. The post is full-time (35 hours/week) and based at Mary Ward Legal Centre’s office in Holborn with travel to outreach venues across London.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Disability Law Service is a seeking a Housing & Debt Solicitor.

Closing date Monday the 30th of April 2018.

DLS is now looking to recruit a solicitor to be part of our Social Welfare legal team. You should be experienced to LAA supervisor standard in housing law. The role combines an interesting mix of advice, casework and public policy.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

North Kensington Law Centre is a seeking an Immigration Supervisor.

Closing Date Sunday 13th of May 2018.

North Kensington Law Centre (NKLC) is seeking to recruit full time Immigration Supervisor accredited under The Immigration and Asylum Accreditation Scheme (IAAS).

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Shelter is seeking a Deputy Legal Manager in London.

Closing Date Friday 6th of April 2018

Shelter is looking for a qualified housing solicitor with significant experience of senior management in a large-scale organisation to join them as a Deputy Legal Manager and help manage Shelter’s in-house legal team.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Shelter is seeking a Professional Support Lawyer in London, Manchester, Sheffield or Blackburn.

Closing Date Friday 6th of April 2018

Shelter is looking for a qualified solicitor with significant experience of housing litigation to join them as a part-time Professional Support Lawyer and provide a professional support service in housing law.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Thompsons Solicitors is seeking a Housing Lawyer.

Closing Date Tuesday 3rd of April 2018

Thompsons is currently looking for a talented Lawyer to join them in one of their national offices to run a caseload of Housing Disrepair cases. You will be a team player with the ability develop and maintain excellent client relationships and will be keen to engage in marketing and business development opportunities.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking a Wills & Probate Paralegal.

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The main job purpose will be:

  • Liaising with various asset holders, GPS and other relevant professionals over the telephone and face to face

  • Dealing with new client calls and enquiries as and when required

  • To assist fee earners in dealing with their cases

  • To attend clients as and when necessary.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Mackintosh Law is seeking a Court of Protection Paralegal.

Closing Date Tuesday 3 April 2018.

Mackintosh Law seeks a paralegal to join their well established and friendly Court of Protection welfare team at their busy practice at London Bridge. This is an exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of developing caselaw for disabled people who need assistance in making decisions about key aspects of their lives.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Shelter is looking for a Solicitor or Adviser in Norwich.

Closing date Sunday 18th March 2018.

Shelter is looking for a qualified Solicitor or experienced Housing Adviser with experience of handling a wide range of housing cases, to join their Legal Services team and enable those in housing need to enforce their rights and challenge the limits of the law.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Shelter is looking for a Solicitor or Adviser in Newcastle.

Closing date Sunday 18th March 2018.

Shelter is looking for a qualified Solicitor or experienced Housing Adviser with experience of handling a wide range of housing cases, to join their Legal Services team and enable those in housing need to enforce their rights and challenge the limits of the law.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Mary Ward Legal Centre is looking for two Access to Services Advisers (one FT one PT).

Closing date Monday 12th March 2018.

Mary Ward Legal Centre is looking for two Access to Services Advisers to provide a specialist telephone and face-to-face triage service to Legal Centre clients and Adult Education Centre students and provide other administrative support to the both Centres of the Mary Ward Settlement.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

ATLEU is looking for a Head of Legal Practice.

Closing date Wednesday 28th March 2018.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the award winning legal charity the Anti Trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit as Head of Legal Practice. This newly-created role will be a key member of the organisation providing leadership to the Legal Team and ensuring ATLEU maintains a high profile, high quality and expert holistic legal service to victims of slavery with multiple needs. This can be taken up in either London or Sheffield.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

ATLEU is looking for a Housing Solicitor.

Closing date Wednesday 28th March 2018.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Anti Trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit’s legal team as a Housing Supervisor (Solicitor or Caseworker) and develop ATLEU’s housing and community care work. The role involves providing housing legal advice and representation to victims of modern slavery and other vulnerable clients under a Legal Aid contract. This can be taken up in either London or Sheffield.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking a newly qualified or experienced Family Solicitor.

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Due to further expansion Watkins Solicitors is currently looking for a full-time, newly qualified or experienced Family Solicitor. The post is initially based at their North Street branch, but may be required to attend other branches in Bristol on occasion.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Oliver Fisher Solicitors is seeking a NQ-2PQE Housing Solicitor.

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Oliver Fisher is looking for a Solicitor with a strong Housing and Property litigation (Legal Aid) background with at least 1-2 years PQE experience if possible. They are a Legal 500 recognised firm, employing over 25 staff.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Shelter Scotland is seeking a Housing Solicitor.

Closing Date Thursday 22nd of February 2018.

Shelter Scotland is looking for a client-focused solicitor or barrister with relevant post-qualifying experience, to provide a specialist legal casework service in Housing Law, including litigation and consultancy work.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

North Kensington Law Centre is a seeking an Interim Director.

Closing Date Sunday 18th of February 2018.

North Kensington Law Centre (NKLC) is seeking to recruit an Interim Director who will lead and develop the charity following a period of growth and change. You will be joining a team that has been directly and significantly affected by the tragic events of the fire at Grenfell Tower. You will develop and maintain the Law Centre’s excellent relationship with its stakeholders.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

UCL Centre for Access to Justice is a seeking a Housing Solicitor.

Closing Date Wednesday 14th of February 2018.

The UCL Centre for Access to Justice (CAJ) is seeking a housing lawyer who is a qualified legal aid contract supervisor to support the work of their free legal advice clinic based in Stratford, the UCL Integrated Legal Advice Clinic (UCL iLAC). UCL iLAC has recently been awarded a housing law legal aid contract (subject to verification) and the post holder would assist in expanding the work of UCL iLAC and managing the requirements of a legal aid contract.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Disability Law Service is a seeking a Community Care Solicitor.

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DLS is now looking to recruit a solicitor to be part of their Social Welfare legal team. You should be experienced to LAA supervisor standard in community care law. The role combines an interesting mix of advice, casework and public policy.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Law Centres Network is a seeking a Learning and Transformation Lead.

Closing Date Friday 2nd of February 2018.

Law Centres Network (LCN) is looking for a dynamic and creative person to help transform how they meet the legal needs of society’s most vulnerable people.

See here for more information about the role and here to apply.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is a seeking an Associate Community Care Solicitor.

Closing Date Monday 12th of February 2018.

DPG has an exciting opportunity for an experienced community care solicitor to lead their community care team.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Powell & Co is a seeking a Family Law Administrative Support/Paralegal

Closing Date Friday 16th of February 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an innovative and growing department at a firm based in the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Mackintosh Law is seeking a Court of Protection Paralegal.

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Mackintosh Law seeks a paralegal to join their well established and friendly Court of Protection welfare team at their busy practice at London Bridge. This is an exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of developing caselaw for disabled people who need assistance in making decisions about key aspects of their lives.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking an Outreach Solicitor/Advisor to join the Migrant Children’s Project.

Closing date Wednesday 24th of January 2018.

The Migrant Children’s Project at CCLC promotes the rights of migrant, asylum-seeking and refugee children and young people and works to ensure that they receive the protection and support they need.

This role will involve the provision of legal advice and representation to migrant children, young people and families in London through a dedicated outreach programme. It will suit a proactive individual with advice and casework experience who is looking to be part of an effective team and passionate about ensuring access to justice for young migrants.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

RCJ Advice is looking for a Family Solicitor.

Closing date Monday 22nd of January 2018.

RCJ Advice is seeking a full time Solicitor with experience of care work for their Family Legal Centre which is based within Central London Family Court. The successful candidate will:

  • Provide legal advice and assistance to Litigants in Person (LIPs), in all areas of Family Law

  • Supervise their legal aid contract work and meet the supervisor requirements for the 2018 contract

  • Provide support service to family legal volunteers

  • Contribute to their national consultancy service including CourtNav and Refuge

See here for a copy of the JD and Person Specification.  For more information please visit their website here.

TV Edwards is seeking a Paralegal.

Closing date Monday 8th of January 2018.

TV Edwards is looking for a paralegal to support their housing, community care and public law solicitors based in their Whitechapel office. The role involves assisting with casework advice and litigation (covering homelessness, possession proceedings, disrepair, Court of Protection applications, and care planning); dealing with new client enquiries; and some administrative tasks. The majority of their work is funded by legal aid.

See here for more information about the role and here for an information pack.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking an Immigration and Asylum Solicitor.

Closing date Monday 15th of January 2018.

CCLC is recruiting an immigration & asylum solicitor to join their friendly and committed team. The successful applicant will be expected to have at least 3 years’ experience of running legal aid immigration & asylum cases for children, young people and families, and to demonstrate a solid commitment to upholding the rights of vulnerable children and young peopleProject.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Shelter is seeking a Solicitor in Norwich.

Closing Date Wednesday 10 January 2018.

Shelter is looking for a qualified Solicitor or experienced Housing Adviser with experience of handling a wide range of housing cases, to join their Legal Services team and enable those in housing need to enforce their rights and challenge the limits of the law.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Miles & Partners is seeking a Legal Assistant to support their Mental Health and Capacity Team.

Closing date Monday 4th of December.

Miles & Partners is a highly regarded firm of solicitors ranked in the Legal 500 and Chambers based in London E1 near Liverpool Street. They are looking for a bright law graduate with a professional outlook to join their expanding Mental Health & Mental Capacity Team.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking a Solicitor to join their Community Care Law Team.

Closing date Monday 4th of December.

CCLC is recruiting a 1-5 year PQE solicitor to join their friendly and committed Community Care Law team and work with two senior solicitors, a junior solicitor and a paralegal.

CCLC’s community care lawyers work closely with colleagues in other teams in the Legal Practice Unit, as well as with other organisations within the Coram group, including Coram Voice and the Migrant Children’s Project.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking a Family Lawyer.

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Do to further expansion Watkins Solicitors is looking a full- or par-time Family Lawyer to join one of the region’s foremost specialist law firms.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Steel & Shamash is seeking a Court of Protection Solicitor.

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Steel & Shamash is looking for a self-motivated and experienced solicitor to join their established and successful Mental Capacity Department. They have a reputation for achieving excellent results for their clients and the Department has current rankings in Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.

Download more information here and see here for more information on their website.

TV Edwards is seeking a Paralegal in their Family Department.

Apply Now!

TV Edwards LLP is looking to recruit an experienced paralegal to support and strengthen their dedicated team of Family lawyers in their Children Law team. The successful applicant will assist and support senior fee earners on a range of family matters. There will be an element of billing and general administration attached to the roles.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Islington Law Centre is seeking a Head of Legal Practice.

Closing Date Wednesday 8 November 2017.

Islington Law Centre, a dynamic charity providing free legal advice and support to local communities and based in the London Borough of Islington, is seeking to recruit a Head of Legal Practice operating at a Co-Director level and tasked with the strategic planning, quality and management of the Law Centre’s legal advice services. This is a new post within the Law Centre and provides an opportunity for someone to shape the future of the Law Centre in these challenging times.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Shelter is seeking a Managing Solicitor in London.

Closing Date Tuesday 24 October 2017.

Shelter is looking for an experienced Managing Solicitor who will successfully lead their London team in providing a viable, high quality legal service to homeless people and other people in housing need.

See here for more information about the role and apply here.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking two Family Paralegals.

Closing Date Tuesday 31 October 2017.

Do to further expansion Watkins Solicitors is looking for two full-time Family Paralegals to join one of the region’s foremost specialist law firms.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking a Family Solicitor.

Closing Date Tuesday 31st October 2017.

Watkins Solicitors is currently looking for a full/part-time newly qualified Family Lawyer.

The main job purpose will be:

  • To undertake fee earning work for private clients of the practice

  • To act as the supervisor for paralegals/support staff

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Watkins Solicitors is seeking a Conveyancing Paralegal.

Closing Date Tuesday 31st October 2017.

Watkins Solicitors is looking for a full-time Conveyancing Paralegal to join one of the region’s foremost specialist law firms.

See here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Spearpoint Franks Solicitors is seeking a Family Law Solicitor.

Closing date 25 October 2017.

Spearpoint Franks Solicitors Ltd. in Brighton are looking for an experienced Family Law Solicitor – full- or part-time.  Children Panel/Family Law Panel preferred but not essential.

For more information about the role and how to apply see here.

Campbell Hooper & Co is seeking a Family Law Paralegal.

Closing Date Tuesday 31 October 2017.

A Paralegal with a particular interest in family law is sought to join this friendly and flexible firm on the Berkshire/Surrey borders. This is a permanent, full-time role.

See here for more information.

South West London Law Centre is seeking an In-House Costs Lawyers / Billing and Costing Co-ordinator.

Closing Date Monday 2 October 2017.

South West London Law Centre is one of the country’s largest Law Centres with offices across 4 London Boroughs.  Working in partnership with Lambeth Law Centre and funded by the London Legal Support Trust, they are looking for a costs lawyer / billing co-ordinator to work in-house on a full-time basis to develop and implement new costing and billing systems and to help increase their revenue and improve their cash flow by drafting bills; training and encouraging casework staff; working with external costs draftsmen and ensuring that their legal aid bills are compliant and maximised.

See here for the application form.

See here for the job description & here for the organisation summary & context of the post

Paul J Watson Solicitor is seeking a Criminal Duty Solicitor with 2 Years+ PQE.

No Closing Date – Apply Now!

Paul J Watson Solicitor is a specialist Criminal Defence & Family Law firm based in the centre of Middlesbrough.  Due to steady expansion, they are looking to recruit a Solicitor to join their busy team. This is a full time role – salary dependent upon experience.

For more information about the role and how to apply visit their website.

Praxis is seeking an Advice Services Manager.

Urgent Recruitment – Apply ASAP!

Praxis is currently recruiting an Interim Manager (6 months position) for their vibrant Advice Service providing specialist immigration and welfare advice, casework and support to migrants and refugees including undocumented migrants, families with No Recourse to Public Funds and street homeless migrants.

The post holder will lead their team of specialist advisors and volunteers through a transitional period while they consider how best to develop their advice management structure longer-term.

Download the Job Description and application details here.

For more information about the role and Advice Service team download this briefing.

Interested in a career in a Law Centre?

Visit the Law Centre Network website for a range of exciting opportunities.

The Law Centres Network is the voice of Law Centres and their clients, representing them at all levels of government and in various national forums. They support a national network of Law Centres that work with some of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in society.

Various Law Centre roles are currently available across the country, covering legal advice, project work, administrative and trustee roles.

View all the vacancies here.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is seeking to recruit a Paralegal.

Closing date Friday, 8 September 2017.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is a highly regarded firm of solicitors specialising in a number of niche areas of civil litigation in which it has a significant national and international profile. They are looking for a Paralegal to provide casework and administrative support in their London Bridge office. A minimum commitment of 12 months is required, but they would hope the position would be for longer. Although the position does not guarantee a training contract, they do recruit trainees from their paralegal staff.

For more information about the role and how to apply see here.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is seeking a Housing/Community Care Lawyer for a maternity cover.

Closing date Wednesday, 6 September 2017.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is a highly regarded firm of solicitors specialising in a number of niche areas of civil litigation in which it has a significant national and international profile. They are seeking to recruit a housing/community care lawyer for a maternity cover in their London Bridge office from the beginning of October 2017.  They are looking for a solicitor who has the ability to run a complex housing law caseload and knowledge of migrant support law / community care law would be an advantage.

For more information about the role and how to apply see here.

Public Law Project is seeking an Events Officer. Closing date Friday, 21 July 2017.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a unique, award winning legal charity and NGO based in Central London. As PLP is expanding, there will be opportunities for the right candidate to develop their portfolio to make best use of their skills and develop both their, and the organisation’s interests.  The role involves assisting in the administration and programming of PLP events such as their annual conferences in London, Cardiff and Manchester, training across the legal and NGO sector in public law and fundraising initiatives to support PLP.

Download more information about the role and how to apply here.

Public Law Project is seeking a Research Director. Closing date Thursday, 20 July 2017.

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated, academic lawyer to lead and direct the Public Law Project’s (PLP) research agenda. At a time of unprecedented legal and political upheaval, the PLP has a strategy to make the most of the opportunities to strengthen democracy, protect fundamental rights and improve access to justice. We are recruiting a Research Director to help us rise to these challenging times and safeguard the rule of law during a period of change which will shape our constitution for generations to come.

Download more information about the role and how to apply here.

Public Law Project is seeking an Office Administrative Assistant. Closing date Monday, 17 July 2017.

PLP is a national legal charity founded in 1990 with the mission to improve access to justice for those facing poverty, discrimination or other disadvantage, through legal aid casework, research, policy initiatives and training.

The Office Administrative Assistant will help the PLP achieve its mission by assisting the effective day-to-day operation of the charity. The right candidate will be able to handle a diverse range of duties.

Download more information about the role and how to apply here.

Public Law Project is seeking to engage one or more Experts on European Union and Constitutional Law. Closing date Monday, 3 July 2017.

This exciting role will involve assisting PLP to develop its strategy and respond to the Great Repeal Act, the provision of legal and practical advice in areas of expertise, liaison with other non-governmental and government organisations and the legislature, and representing PLP’s position to wider audiences.

Download more information about the role and how to apply here.

Miles & Partners is seeking Legal Assistants to support their Family Team. Closing date Wednesday, 21 June 2017 (role to start in September 2017).

Miles & Partners is a highly regarded firm of solicitors ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers based in London E1 near Liverpool Street.  They are looking for bright law graduates with a professional outlook and a vocation to practice family law to join their team as Legal Assistants providing paralegal support to their busy family specialists.

Download more information about the role and how to apply here.

Justice is seeking a Lawyer focussing on Criminal Justice. Closing date Friday, 16 June 2017.

JUSTICE is expanding its legal team, to include a Lawyer focussed on strengthening the criminal justice stream of their work. This provides an exciting opportunity for a practising lawyer with a strong research background or an academic lawyer to engage in high-level policy and law reform work.

Visit Justice’s website here for more information and to download the application pack.

Mary Legal Legal Centre is seeking a Housing S0licitor. Closing date Monday 19 June 2017.

Mary Ward Legal Centre is looking to recruit a full-time Housing Solicitor to undertake a wide range of casework including defending possession proceedings, disrepair actions and homelessness appeals.

Download more information here. And to make an application visit Mary Ward’s website here.

coram_logo_Dec16Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking an Education Paralegal. Closing date Monday 26 June 2017.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) specialises in law and policy affecting children and young people. CCLC provides free legal information, advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as international consultancy on child law and children’s rights.

We have an opportunity for a hard-working and enthusiastic individual to join our Education Law department within the Legal Practice Unit.

For more information and to download an application form visit CCLC’s website here.

Shelter seeks a Housing Solicitor in Dundee or Edinburgh. Closing date Monday 5 June 2017

Shelter is looking for an accomplished housing Solicitor or equivalent to deliver a specialist legal casework service in housing law, to represent homeless people or people in housing need.

For further detail of the role please download more information here and to apply follow this link.

Shelter_360x180 (red)Shelter seeks a Housing Solicitor in Sheffield. Closing date Monday 15 May 2017

Shelter is looking for an accomplished housing Solicitor or equivalent to deliver a specialist legal casework service in housing law, to represent homeless people or people in housing need.

For further detail of the role please download more information here and to apply follow this link.

Shelter_360x180 (red)Shelter seeks a Housing Solicitor in Bournemouth. Closing date Thursday 11 May 2017

Shelter is looking for an accomplished housing Solicitor to deliver a specialist legal casework service in housing law, to represent homeless people or people in housing need.

For further detail of the role please download more information here and to apply follow this link.

Aitken Harter seek a Criminal Defence Solicitor

Closing date Friday 28 April 2017

Aitken Harter seek to recruit a solicitor to work full time in their crime department in Islington. The right candidate would preferably be under 3-4 years PQE. Duty solicitor/police station accreditation would be an advantage but is not essential.

For more information about the role and how to apply see here.

Aitken Harter seek a Family Paralegal

Closing date Friday 28 April 2017

Aitken Harter require a paralegal to join their Family and Child Law Department in Islington. Experience of family work is desirable but not essential.

For more information about the role and how to apply see here.

Irwin Mitchell Solicitors seek  a 1-4 Year PQE Solicitor/ILEX to join their Public Law and Human Rights team. Closing date Friday 7 April 2017

Irwin Mitchell’s Public Law and Human Rights Department is a leader in its field and offers really exciting opportunities to work alongside talented lawyers on high profile, cutting-edge cases – with some cases progressing up to the Supreme Court and the European courts.  They are seeking to recruit a 1-4 year PQE Solicitor/ILEX with a particular interest/expertise in Court of Protection health and welfare cases and social care judicial review cases to work within their Public Law and Human Rights Department based at their London office

For more information about the role and how to apply see here

Lawtons Solicitors seek Paralegals/Potential Trainees for Criminal Defence Roles

Closing date Friday 31 March 2017

Lawtons are a large but friendly and well established Criminal law practice, with offices in a number of areas across the Home Counties and London. They are looking to recruit paralegals and potential trainee solicitors for their Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire based offices.

For more information about the roles and how to apply see here

Aitken Harter seek a Legal/Administrative Assistant

Closing date Friday 3 March 2017

Aitken Harter is seeking to fill a full-time permanent role to assist in the day to day running of the family department, assisting fee earners with all administrative tasks as and when they arise to ensure an efficient and professional working practice.

For more information about the role and how to apply see here

LAPG LOGO FINALLegal Aid Practitioners Group (that’s us!) seeks a Project Worker for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Legal Aid. Closing date Monday 27 February 2017 (5pm)

LAPG co-sponsors the APPG on Legal Aid along with Young Legal Aid Lawyers (YLAL). We have obtained funding to expand the APPG to work directly with MPs and local authorities to improve understanding and take-up of the legal aid system. We are seeking a Project Worker to assist with this work.

For more information about the project, the role and how to apply download the Job Description and Application Form in PDF or Word format.

Shelter_360x180 (red)Shelter seeks two Housing Solicitors in Sheffield. Extended Closing date now Sunday 12 February 2017

Shelter is looking for two accomplished Housing Solicitors or equivalent to deliver a specialist legal casework service in housing law, to represent homeless people or people in housing need.

For further detail of the first role please download more information here and to apply follow this link.

For further detail of the second role please download more information here and to apply follow this link.

Powell-And-Co- - Jan 17Powell & Company Solicitors seeks a Children/Family Solicitor. Closing date Friday 3 February 2017.

Powell & Company Solicitors LLP are looking to recruit a children/family solicitor with 0-5 years PQE. The successful candidate will have experience of managing cases within care proceedings, including conducting their own advocacy.

Download more information about the role and how to apply.

Miles and Partners - Jan 16Miles and Partners seeks Paralegal Legal Assistants to support their Family Team. Closing date Friday 3 February 2017.

Miles & Partners is a highly regarded firm of solicitors ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers based near Liverpool St in the City of London. They are looking for bright law graduates with a professional outlook and a vocation to practice family law to work as Legal Assistants providing paralegal support in our busy family team.

Download more information about the role and the application process.

Shelter_360x180 (red)Shelter seeks a Solicitor in Norwich. Closing date Sunday 29 January 2017.

Shelter is looking to recruit a solicitor to join their busy office in Norwich.

For further detail of the role download more information here and to apply follow this link.

MackLaw-Logo-Gold-v2Mackintosh Law seeks an Assistant Solicitor. Closing date Wednesday 1 February 2017.

Mackintosh Law is a dynamic, energetic legal aid practice with a national reputation located near London Bridge advising and representing disabled people in proceedings under the MCA in the Court of Protection including community care law. They are seeking a solicitor to join their committed mental capacity team to work alongside Nicola Mackintosh QC (Hon) undertaking complex and strategic casework in the Court of Protection.

Download more information here and visit Mackintosh Law’s website for more information about the firm.

Edwards Duthie - Jan 17

Edwards Duthie Solicitors is seeking a Housing Solicitor / Caseworker. Closing date Friday 20 January 2017.

Edwards Duthie is a large and long-established firm with offices in East London and Essex. They are seeking an experienced solicitor or caseworker to join their Community Law Team for a period of 12 months from March 2017 to cover maternity leave.

For more information about the firm and role and details on how to apply see here.

tvedwardsTV Edwards is seeking a Family Paralegal. Closing date Sunday 15 January 2017.

TV Edwards is seeking a paralegal to join their Family Department based in London. For further information about the role download a summary of the role and if you are interested in applying download the detailed information pack.

To apply you must use the firm application form, which can be downloaded from here.

Family Law Partnership - Dec 16The Family Law Practice is seeking a Paralegal. Closing date Friday 20 January 2017.

The Family Law Practice is a specialist Family Law firm committed to Access to Justice. Our clients are assisted both privately and through legal Aid. We cover all areas of Family Law to help our clients in the East End of London and beyond.

We are seeking an enthusiastic colleague to work on a range of family law cases, both legally aided and privately funded, under supervision. The position is for a paralegal with a view to a training contract after a successful paralegal placement.

Applicants should have:

  • LPC /BPTC

  • An active interest in Family Law

  • An ability able to work independently and as part of a busy team

  • Excellent communication skills

  • A professional, empathetic approach to clients

  • A strong desire to make a real difference

The firm is owned and run by Andrew Beale. Andrew runs a busy caseload and undertakes advocacy. The position will provide a fantastic opportunity to learn and develop excellent skills with guidance.

Start date as soon as possible.

Salary £18,000.

Apply with CV and covering letter by email to April Mitchell: april@famlawpractice.co.uk

Visit us www.famlawpractice.co.uk

coram_logo_Dec16Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking a Community Care Paralegal. Closing date Friday 6 January 2017.

The Legal Practice Unit within Coram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) is seeking to recruit a paralegal. CCLC is part of the Coram group of charities and specialises in law and policy affecting children and young people. CCLC’s Legal Practice Unit provides legal advice, assistance and representation to children and young people, parents and carers across its practice areas: community care law, family law, education law and asylum and human rights law.

For more information and to download an application form visit CCLC’s website here.

coram_logo_Dec16Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking a Head of Education Law. Closing date Monday 9 January 2017.

CCLC is looking for a suitably skilled and experienced person to take on the role of ‘Head of Education Law‘ in its Legal Practice Unit.

The Legal Practice Unit (within CCLC) is a strong department of 15 lawyers who provide legal casework services to members of the public. It works across the following areas of law: Community care; Immigration and asylum; Family law; and Education law. It holds relevant legal aid contracts for each of those areas of law.

For more information visit CCLC’s website here.

Saunders logo - Nov 16Saunders seeks an experienced Solicitor and a paralegal. Closing date Thursday 8 December 2016

Saunders Law seeks two new members for their Police Misconduct and Civil Liberties team.

For more details about the Solicitor vacancy see here.

For more details about the Paralegal vacancy see here.

Shelter_360x180 (red)Shelter seeks an experienced Housing Solicitor. Closing date Thursday 22 December 2016.

Shelter is looking for an accomplished housing solicitor to join their team based in Stratford, London. For more information about the role please see here.

To apply please visit the application portal here.

Bullivant Law - Nov 16Bullivant Law seeks a criminal defence solicitor or experienced paralegal

Bullivant Law – friendly and established Criminal law practice based in central London have a vacancy for a solicitor [under 3 years PQE] or experienced paralegal to run a case load.

Duty solicitor/ being accredited an advantage but not essential. The initial position is as maternity cover for 12 months but good applicants will have potential to be kept on thereafter.

Salary as per experience within legal aid budgets but generous overtime. Please write with cv in the first instance to abhatoa@bullivantlaw.com

SBA The Solicitors Charity LogoSBA The Solicitors’ Charity seeks two new Trustees. Closing date Monday 19 December 2016.

SBA The Solicitors’ Charity is looking for two new trustees for appointment at the AGM in June 2017. They are interested in individuals with expertise and interest in Legal Aid Personal Injury and Mental Health, so that the Board has a broader understanding of the challenges facing different groups within the profession in this period of considerable change.

For more information about the role and application process see here.

PLP logoPublic Law Project seeks a Practice Manager. Closing date Sunday, 11 December 2016.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a unique, award winning legal charity and NGO based in Central London. The role is full time, with the possibility of part-time as part of a job share arrangement.

For further details download the full advert here and for information on how to apply please visit PLP’s website.

Shelter_360x180Shelter Legal Services seek two Managing Solicitors. Closing date Monday 21 November 2016

Shelter Legal Services team has an enviable national reputation for excellence in the provision of housing law. They are seeking two Managing Solicitors to join their London team. For more information see here.

To download the Job Description and apply visit the recruitment page here.

TV Edwards Solicitors and Advocates LLP seek a Family Paralegal. Closing date Sunday 6 November 2016

TV Edwards LLP is looking to recruit an experienced paralegal to support and strengthen their dedicated team of Family lawyers. The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting senior fee earners on private and public law children cases. There will be an element of billing and general administration attached to the role.

For more information see here and to download a copy of the application pack visit their website here.

Mackintosh Law seek a paralegal / legal assistant. Closing date Friday 19 October 2016

Mackintosh Law is a specialist law firm providing expert legal advice and representation to disabled clients in the niche areas of mental capacity, community care, and health care law. They are seeking a paralegal / legal assistant to assist the head of our busy practice at London Bridge in specialist casework.

For more information about the role and the application process see here.

Footner & Ewing Solicitors is seeking two Duty Solicitors, closing date Wednesday 12 October 2016

Footner & Ewing Solicitors provide a personal, caring service to private and business clients across a wide range of areas of practice. They are seeking two Duty Solicitors, preferably one with Higher Rights, based out of their Southampton office. For further information about the firm see here.

Closing Date: Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Interviews: Late October or early November

To apply please send a copy of your CV to Partner Neil Puttock: np@footner-ewing.co.uk

Beck Fitzgerald is seeking a Paralegal, closing date Thursday 6 October 2016

Beck Fitzgerald is a specialist Family Law firm committed to Access to Justice and the rights of the individual.

They are seeking an enthusiastic colleague to work on a range of family law cases, both legally aided and privately funded, under supervision. The position is for a paralegal with a view to a training contract after a successful paralegal placement.

For further information about the role and the application process see here

Mary Ward Legal Centre is currently seeking a Project Support Worker, closing date Wednesday 28 September 2016, 5pm (and please see other MWLC vacancies below)

Mary Ward is looking for a Project Support Worker to provide a telephone and face-to-face triage service to Legal Centre clients and Adult Education Centre students and provide other administrative support to the both Centres of the Mary Ward Settlement. Good communication, organisational and team working skills essential. The post is 21 hours a week.

Full-time equivalent salary: £20,265 – £22,632 (pro-rata for 21 hours)

Closing date: 28 September 5pm

For more information visit their website: http://www.marywardlegal.org.uk/about-us/job-opportunities/

Mary Ward does not accept CVs.

Registered charity number 1024148.

Greenwich Housing Rights currently has two recruitment processes:

Greenwich Housing Rights is one of the leading providers of social welfare legal advice in South East London. They are currently looking to recruit a new Director and three Housing Paralegals.

Director – closing date Thursday, 6 October 2016, 5pm

GHR is seeking a new Director to continue the process of transforming their services, external relations, income streams and infrastructure.

Salary: Up to £50,000 p.a. (depending on experience) + pension contribution

Full-time – 35 hours per week (with the requirement for occasional evening work)

Closing date for applications – Thursday 29th September (5pm)

Fist Interview: Week commencing 3 October 2016

Second Stage: Week commencing 10 October 2016

For more information and details of how to apply download the advert here.

Housing Paralegals (3) – closing date Friday 30 September 2016, 5pm

GHR is seeking three full-time paralegals to join its busy team of caseworkers and solicitors.

The successful candidates will be involved in delivering a range of advice and casework services, including their emergency representation services at Bromley and Woolwich County Court. They will also assist with the training and support of volunteer advisers and students on placement.

In recent years GHR has experienced a surge in demand for housing advice and representation and it is seeking to expand its team to cater for that demand.

Experience of related areas of law, such as welfare benefits, community care and public law will be an advantage.

Salary: £19,500 (+ 5% pension contribution)

These are permanent roles which may, depending on performance and business need, lead to training contracts.

Full-time – 35 hours per week (with the requirement for occasional evening work)

Closing date for applications – Friday 30 September 2016 (5pm)

Interview – week commencing 10 October 2016

GHR is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates.

To discuss this further or request a copy of the application pack please contact Tracey Trotman: tracey.trotman@grhr.co.uk

Mary Ward Legal Centre currently has two recruitment processes:

(1) Money Advice Caseworker. Closing date Wednesday 21 September 2016, 5pm

The post is 28 hours a week. You will need at least two years’ experience of delivering specialist debt advice. The post includes outreach sessions across London, in particular in Redbridge, Haringey and Enfield.

For more information visit their website: http://www.marywardlegal.org.uk/about-us/job-opportunities/

Actual pro-rata salary: £23,692.

Closing date: 21 September 5pm

Interviews: 3 October

(2) Two temporary Welfare Benefits Caseworkers: Closing date Wednesday 21 September 2016, 5pm

These posts will provide specialist advice and casework to Camden residents with a disability and/or long-term health condition. These posts are full-time up to 31 March 2017.

For more information visit our website: http://www.marywardlegal.org.uk/about-us/job-opportunities/

Salary: £29,616

Closing date: 21 September 5pm

Interviews: 4 October

Mary Ward does not accept CVs.

Registered charity number 1024148.

GT Stewart Solicitors and Advocates seek Community Care Supervising Solicitor

We are currently recruiting a solicitor with at least 3 years post qualified experience to supervise our community care team based in London. Candidates must be competent in all areas of community care law and have a passion for representing vulnerable clients. The candidate must be familiar with legal aid funding criteria. We are offering a competitive salary and opportunities for progression within this expanding and dynamic department within the firm.

Salary and benefits will be negotiable and will reflect experience or potential of the candidate.

Please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@gtstewart.co.uk

Steel & Shamash seek parliamentary elections, media and defamation lawyer

Steel & Shamash is seeking a 4-5 years PQE civil litigator in this varied and interesting role. The successful applicant will work within a team dealing with high profile litigation.

Salary according to experience.

Please apply with CV and covering letter to Practice Manager Pamela Pillay-Sylvester: pamela.psylvester@steelandshamash.co.uk

Wilson Solicitors LLP recruitment

Billing Manager and Junior Administrative Assistant

For more information see: http://www.wilsonllp.co.uk/current-vacancies/

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