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Current and Recent Vacancies:

Shepway Citizens Advice is recruiting a Housing Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 4th June

Shepway Citizens Advice is looking for a Housing Solicitor with a minimum of 3 years PQE to join their specialist Housing Team. The post is to provide a high quality housing advice, casework and representation service to clients across Folkestone & Hythe and East Kent under their Legal Aid contract. 

Citizens Advice Shepway helps people resolve their legal, money, housing and other problems by providing free, independent, confidential and impartial information and advice. They value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.

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

TV Edwards is recruiting a Community Care and Court of Protection Solicitor

Closing Date: Tuesday, 1st June

Highly recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners, TV Edwards is looking for a 4-7 years’ PQE community care and court of protection solicitor to join their team and help them meet a growing demand for good quality advice and representation.

TV Edwards is a highly regarded firm with a national reputation for delivering first-class holistic and tailored legal services. They have been recognised for innovation in IT development supporting their team of lawyers in achieving excellence.

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

Wilsons Solicitors is recruiting three solicitor apprentices

Closing date: Friday, 11th June

Wilsons is looking for three solicitor apprentices to train within their Immigration, Family and Civil Liberties and Human Rights departments over a period of 6 years following an apprenticeship study programme with the University of Law. It is an excellent alternative way to qualify as a solicitor without attending university in the traditional way.

The role will ensure progression from an initial introduction to legal casework, supporting and shadowing fee earners in their work in Years 1 and 2, to full casework under careful supervision in Years 3 and 4, progressing alongside trainee solicitors in Years 5 and 6. Candidates will sit the Solicitors Qualifying Exams in Years 5 and 6, and on successful completion they will qualify as solicitors and be admitted to the roll in the usual way, gaining an LLB degree along the way.

Wilsons are one of the leading firms in the UK specialising in civil liberties.

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

ATLEU is recruiting a Civil Litigation Solicitor & Claims Against Public Authorities Legal Aid Supervisor

Closing date: Monday, 31st May

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Anti Trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit’s legal team as a Civil Litigation Solicitor and Claims Against Public Authorities Legal Aid Supervisor. In this role you will contribute to the development of ATLEU’s work securing compensation for survivors of trafficking. This is a fantastic role, offering the opportunity to work on emerging issues affecting victims of trafficking, with enormous potential for strategic litigation and effecting change for this hugely vulnerable group. The role involves providing civil litigation and public law advice and representation to survivors of trafficking and slavery under a Legal Aid contract. ATLEU has offices in London and Sheffield and we welcome applications to work in either office.

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

GT Stewart is recruiting a Mental Health Tribunal Panel Accredited Fee Earner

Closing date: Monday, 31st May

GT Stewart is seeking an experienced fee earner who is an accredited member of the Law Society’s Mental Health Tribunal Panel to work from their central Leeds office and undertake work primarily within the North East LAA contract area. The ideal candidate will be expected to build and maintain their own caseload. They are especially interested in applicants who can bring their own client following.

GT Stewart are a renowned multiservice law firm committed to access to justice recommended in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK.

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

Citizens Advice North & West Kent is recruiting an Immigration Advice Service Manager

Closing date: Sunday, 16th May

Citizens Advice North & West Kent is seeking an Immigration Advice Service Manager. This is a new role for the organisation, as part of their commitment to the growth and development of the immigration service in North and West Kent.  The successful candidate will supervise and lead the existing immigration team, carry out their own immigration casework (up to OISC Level 3) and help to drive the future development of immigration advice for the benefit of local communities.

Citizens Advice in North and West Kent is the local Citizens Advice for the Kent boroughs of Dartford, Gravesham, Sevenoaks, Swanley and Tonbridge & Malling.  The successful candidate for this role could continue to work remotely after Covid-19 restrictions reduce, although they must be willing to travel to their offices for staff supervision and clients when necessary.

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

Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire is recruiting a Senior Solicitor

Closing date: Dependent on applications -although early applications are highly encouraged

Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire is looking for a fully qualified solicitor able to practise in at least one area of social welfare law (discrimination, housing, public law, employment), or family law. The successful candidate will have at least three years post qualifying experience.

Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire is a registered charity which provides free, independent, confidential, and impartial advice to help people resolve their problems. The service is open to everybody regardless of race, sex, disability, sexuality, or nationality.

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

RCJ Advice is recruiting a Legal Aid Billing Clerk

Closing date: Friday, 7th May

RCJ Advice is seeking an experienced billing clerk to join our Civil and Family Legal teams. The role is responsible for managing the billing for their Legal Aid Contracts. If time allows you will provide other administrative support for their team of solicitors. 

RCJ Advice is a unique Citizens Advice service based at the Royal Courts of Justice; Central London Family court and Islington delivering legal advice in civil and family matters and legal aid contracts in housing and family.

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

Hopkin Murray Beskine is recruiting a Paralegal/Trainee Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 23rd April

Hopkin Murray Beskine is looking for a paralegal/trainee solicitor to assist in their busy family and/or housing and public law team. Paralegals support solicitors in a range of interesting work, including judicial review, housing possession and disrepair claims in the County Court, illegal eviction, and homelessness challenges and appeals. It is a varied role, from helping with the County Court duty possession scheme to preparing cases for the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. The team regularly undertakes high-profile strategic litigation. 

Hopkin Murray Beskine are a long established North London firm recommended by the Chambers UK Guide and Legal 500 and known for their expertise in family, housing, and public law.

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn is recruiting a Public Lawyer

Closing date: Wednesday, 19th May

Deighton Pierce Glynn is looking for an experienced public lawyer (5yrs + post-qualification experience) to either work in the areas they already do, or develop a specialism that complements their existing work, and is in accordance with their aims and values.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is one of the leading civil rights and judicial review law firms in the UK. Their reputation for excellence is recognised year-on-year by the Chambers and Legal 500 independent directories who obtain confidential feedback from their clients, those with whom they work, and their opponents.

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn is recruiting a Public Lawyer

Closing date: Wednesday, 19th May

Deighton Pierce Glynn is looking for a less experienced public lawyer to work with Polly Glynn on fast moving migrant support public law challenges many arising out of the PAP Project.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is one of the leading civil rights and judicial review law firms in the UK. Their reputation for excellence is recognised year-on-year by the Chambers and Legal 500 independent directories who obtain confidential feedback from their clients, those with whom they work, and their opponents.

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

Public Interest Law Centre is recruiting a Paralegal

Closing Date: Monday, 26th April 2020

Public Interest Law Centre is looking for a Paralegal with two years’ experience, ideally with knowledge and experience of the legal aid and legal help funding system.

The Public Interest Law Centre exists to challenge systemic injustice through legal representation, strategic litigation, research and legal education. They specialise in public law, actions against public authorities and public inquiries, bringing cases to court for individuals and grassroots groups who have been treated unfairly. They also hold government and public bodies to account, challenging unlawful policies and practices.

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

Public Interest Law Centre is recruiting a Public Law Solicitor

Closing Date: Monday, 26th April 2020

Public Interest Law Centre is looking for a dynamic and committed Solicitor with solid public law experience in a range of practice areas. The role is initially for a fixed-term 12-month contract but has the potential to develop into a full-time and permanent role.

The Public Interest Law Centre exists to challenge systemic injustice through legal representation, strategic litigation, research and legal education. They specialise in public law, actions against public authorities and public inquiries, bringing cases to court for individuals and grassroots groups who have been treated unfairly. They also hold government and public bodies to account, challenging unlawful policies and practices.

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

Miles & Partners is recruiting Legal Assistants

Closing Date: Monday, 19th April 2020

Miles & Partners is looking for bright law graduates to join their team as Legal Assistants and provide paralegal support to their busy specialist award-winning lawyers.

Miles & Partners is a highly regarded firm of solicitors. They are ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers and have been listed in the top 200 of the Times Best Law Firms 2021.

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

Shelter is recruiting a Housing Litigation Solicitor in Bristol

Closing date: Monday, 12th April

Shelter is looking for a housing litigation solicitor to work on a varied caseload that includes dealing with emergency cases and identifying and carrying out strategic litigation. Additionally, the successful candidate will also provide consultancy work, technical supervision and line management and delegate work to ensure it’s carried out efficiently and to the highest standard.

Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through their advice, support, and legal services.

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

MJC Law is recruiting a Court of Protection Solicitor/CILEx

Closing date: Monday, 26th April

MJC Law is looking for a Court of Protection Solicitor or CILEx of 5 years+ PQE to be based from their Banbury office with flexible working arrangements. The candidate will manage a caseload of health and welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards matters.

MJC Law are a niche practice specialising in mental health, Court of Protection personal welfare work and community care. Their three directors are eminent in their field, with rankings in Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and awards at both local and national law society level.

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

MJC Law is recruiting a Mental Health Fee Earner

Closing date: Monday, 26th April

MJC Law is looking for a mental health fee earner to assist their Director based at their Leeds office. The succesful candidate will primarily manage a caseload of mental health matters but may be required to assist with other matters in the range of work that MJC Law specialises in.

MJC Law are a niche practice specialising in mental health, Court of Protection personal welfare work and community care. Their three directors are eminent in their field, with rankings in Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and awards at both local and national law society level.

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn is recruiting a Discrimination Lawyer

Closing date: Wednesday, 31st March

Deighton Pierce Glynn is looking for a discrimination lawyer (solicitor or barrister) to join their team and run a caseload of private and public law discrimination cases in the County Court and High Court.

Deighton Pierce Glynn is one of the leading civil rights and judicial review law firms in the UK. Their reputation for excellence is recognised year-on-year by the Chambers and Legal 500 independent directories who obtain confidential feedback from their clients, those with whom they work, and their opponents.

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

Jackson Lees Group is recruiting a specialist Legal Aid Costs Draftperson

Closing date: Friday, 26nd March

Jackson Lee Group is looking for a specialist Legal Aid Costs Draftperson to join their Costs Department based out of their Liverpool Office.

Jackson Lees is an award-winning law firm in Liverpool and the North West committed to doing what is right. They truly value the unique and longstanding relationships they have forged with their clients.

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

Camden Community Law Centre is recruiting a Public Law & Immigration Practitioner

Closing date: Monday, 29th March

Camden Community Law Centre is looking for a dynamic immigration practitioner to join their Public Law and Immigration unit. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience practicing immigration and public law under a legal aid contract and will also be well versed in LAA compliance in both controlled and certificated cases.

Camden Community Law Centre continues to play a vital role in the advice sector in their borough. Their Immigration Unit was peer reviewed by the LAA in 2020 and rated Excellence (1), reflecting their commitment to client care.

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

The Community Law Partnership is recruiting a Housing Paralegal or Caseworker

Closing Date: Wednesday, 24th March 2021

The Community Law Partnership is looking for a housing paralegal or caseworker in their housing team, working for tenants and homeless people.

The Community Law Partnership (CLP) is an award winning, progressive firm of solicitors specialising in the law relating to Housing, Public Law and Community Care.

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

The Community Law Partnership is recruiting a Housing Solicitor or Caseworker

Closing Date: Wednesday, 24th March 2021

The Community Law Partnership is looking for a housing solicitor or caseworker to join their housing team, working for tenants and homeless people. This role is for a maternity cover.

The Community Law Partnership (CLP) is an award winning, progressive firm of solicitors specialising in the law relating to Housing, Public Law and Community Care.

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

Matthew Gold & Co is recruiting a Public Law and/or Community Care Solicitor/Legal Executive (3-5 years PQE)

Closing Date: Thursday, 25th March 2021

Matthew Gold & Co is looking for a solicitor or legal executive to join their Public Law and Community Care team conducting judicial review litigation. The role is initially for a maternity cover on a fixed-term 9 month contract but it has the potential to be extended into a permanent role.

Matthew Gold & Co Ltd is a leading civil liberties and public law firm based in Central London. The firm has been recognised in the Legal 500 as a leading firm; Matthew Gold and Clare Jennings are recognised as ‘recommended lawyers.’

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

Good Law Project is recruiting a Public Law Litigator

Closing Date: Monday, 29th March 2021

The Good Law Project is looking for a Public Law litigator to join their legal team and further develop their work. The post-holder will identify and manage casework within GLP’s litigation portfolio, especially in their “upholding democracy” workstream.

The Good Law Project is a young and bold not-for-profit campaign organisation with a ground-breaking track record. They defend, define and change the law to protect the environment, uphold democracy and ensure no one is left behind. They had a primary role in over-turning the prorogation of Parliament and have recently been examining and clarifying the government’s award of PPE contracts and jobs.

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

Luqmani Thompson is recruiting a Legal Assistant

Closing Date: Wednesday, 31st March 2021

Luqmani Thompson is looking for a legal assistant to provide administrative support, casework assistance and practice management to their fee earners. Previous legal training is not required.

Luqmani Thompson is a well-established niche legal practice in immigration, nationality, human rights and public law. They have been highly ranked by Chambers and Partners; they have won Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards and have been Highly Commended at the Law Society Excellence Awards.

See here for more information about the role and find here the application form.

Luqmani Thompson is recruiting a Trainee Solicitor

Closing Date: Wednesday, 31st March 2021

Luqmani Thompson is looking for a full time trainee solicitor to join their team and gain experience in immigration law, asylum, human rights, public law and EU applications and contentious work.

Luqmani Thompson is a well-established niche legal practice in immigration, nationality, human rights and public law. They have been highly ranked by Chambers and Partners; they have won Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards and have been Highly Commended at the Law Society Excellence Awards.

See here for more information about the role and find here the application form.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is recruiting an Education Law Solicitor

Closing Date: Monday, 1st March 2021

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is looking for an education solicitor to work within the CCLC team by providing legal advice, assistance and representation through education and discrimination law casework.

Coram is the UK’s oldest children’s charity and they help more than one million children, young people, families and professionals every year by providing access to the skills and opportunities they need to thrive.

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn is seeking a maternity locum Solicitor to join from March 2021

Closing date: Friday, 26th February 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to join the DPG Team. The role will be to work as a locum on an interesting caseload involving a range of Judicial Review and private law County Court claims including immigration detention, nationality, discrimination, and Windrush compensation claims.

DPG is a legal aid firm known for high profile civil liberties & human rights litigation.

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

TV Edwards is recruiting a Child Abduction Specialist Solicitor

Closing Date: Friday, 26th February 2021

Highly recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners, TV Edwards is looking for a Child Abduction Specialist Solicitor to join an expanding specialist family team delivering the highest quality of advice and representation across a comprehensive range of family work.

TV Edwards is a highly regarded firm with a national reputation for delivering first-class holistic and tailored legal services. They have been recognised for innovation in IT development supporting their team of lawyers in achieving excellence.

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

Youth Legal is recruiting a Strategic Development Worker

Closing Date: Monday, 8th February 2021

Youth Legal is looking for a Strategic Development Worker to develop their Network and strategic planning for the future and to raise Youth Legal’s profile and highlight their work. It is a fantastic opportunity to join a team whose work is life-changing for their clients.

Youth Legal helps vulnerable, marginalised young people and destitute children and families by providing free specialist legal advice, representation and advocacy. Many of the people they help suffer severe and multiple disadvantages including homelessness, poverty, family breakdown, criminal activity or gang violence and disrupted education.

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

Philcox Gray is recruiting a Family Solicitor

Closing Date: Monday, 15th February 2021

Philcox Gray is looking for a family solicitor to join their Family Department, which has been recognised by being listed in the 2020 edition of the Legal 500.

Philcox Gray is a well-respected specialist family practice that undertakes both legal aid and private work. They undertake all aspects of children and family law, including care, financial and international work.

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

Philcox Gray is recruiting a Paralegal

Closing Date: Monday, 15th February 2021

Philcox Gray is looking for a paralegal to join their Family Department, which has been recognised by being listed in the 2020 edition of the Legal 500. No previous experience is required, as training will be provided.

Philcox Gray is a well-respected specialist family practice that undertakes both legal aid and private work. They undertake all aspects of children and family law, including care, financial and international work.

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

Access Social Care is recruiting a Legal Caseworker

Closing Date: Friday, 12th February 2021

Access Social Care is looking for a legal caseworker to provide advice and casework support to individuals with community care and mental capacity disputes. It is an exciting opportunity to join a team of passionate people who provide rights awareness training to front line managers and legal advice and support to families and individuals.

Access Social care is a new charity set up to support the rights of individuals and families who are not getting the social care provision that they are entitled to.

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

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is recruiting a Child and Family Law Solicitor 

Closing Date: Friday, 12th February 2021

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is looking for a Child and Family Law solicitor to work within the CCLC team by providing  legal advice, assistance and representation to children, young people, family members and carers through different casework.

Coram is the UK’s oldest children’s charity and they help more than one million children, young people, families and professionals every year by providing access to the skills and opportunities they need to thrive.

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

Shepway Citizens Advice is recruiting a Housing Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 19th of February

Shepway Citizens Advice is looking for a Housing Solicitor with a minimum of 3 years PQE to join their specialist Housing Team. The post is to provide a high quality housing advice, casework and representation service to clients across Folkestone & Hythe and East Kent under their Legal Aid contract. 

Shepway Citizens Advice is part of the largest advice giving network in the UK. They provide  free, independent, confidential advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.

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

ATLEU is recruiting a new Paralegal for their Compensation Unit

Closing date: Thursday, 4th of February

ATLEU is looking for a Paralegal to join their Compensation Unit and contribute to a team that has pioneered the way in seeking compensation for trafficking survivors and that continues to develop the law in the field.

ATLEU is the only charity in the UK which provides a dedicated and comprehensive legal advice service to survivors of trafficking and slavery. They bring high-profile strategic challenges that shape the way the law develops and they also strengthen the protections awarded to all survivors of trafficking.

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn is seeking a Paralegal with a view to a Training Contract or equivalent

Closing date: Friday, 26th of February

This is an exciting opportunity to join the DPG Team. The role will be supporting two solicitors with running their caseload. The successful candidate will work with Rebecca Bahar on housing cases and with Lorna Barron on a range of Judicial Review and private law County Court claims including immigration detention, discrimination, trafficking and supporting migrants to access adequate housing and support.

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn is seeking a maternity locum Solicitor to join from March 2021

Closing date: Friday, 15th of January

This is an exciting opportunity to join the DPG Team. The role will be to work as a locum on an interesting caseload involving a range of Judicial Review and private law County Court claims including immigration detention, nationality, discrimination, and Windrush compensation claims.

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

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is looking for a Trustee

Closing Date: Friday, 8 January 2021

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is looking for a trustee to join their board of trustees who is keen to make an active contribution to improving the lives of children and young people and promoting their rights. It is a voluntary role, and trustees are appointed for a term of four years, renewable for a further four years, in which they will be required to attend monthly meetings (reasonable expenses will be paid).

Coram is the UK’s oldest children’s charity and they help more than one million children, young people, families and professionals every year by providing access to the skills and opportunities they need to thrive.

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

TV Edwards is recruiting a Dispute Resolution Solicitor (2-4 Years PQE)

Closing Date: Tuesday, 29 December 2020

TV Edwards is looking for a Dispute Resolution Solicitor (2-4 Years PQE) experienced in property law and civil litigation to join their expanding dispute resolution and litigation team.

TV Edwards is a highly regarded firm with a national reputation for delivering first-class holistic and tailored legal services. They have been recognised for innovation in IT development supporting their team of lawyers in achieving excellence.

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

Miles & Partners is recruiting an Administrative Assistant

Closing Date: Friday, 18 December 2020

Miles & Partners is looking for an Administrative Assistant to work in their expanding Court of Protection Team.

Miles & Partners is a highly regarded firm of solicitors. They are ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers and have been listed in the top 200 of the Times Best Law Firms 2021.

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

Wilson Solicitors is recruiting a Family Lawyer

Closing Date: Monday, 14 December 2020

Wilsons has vacancies in their highly regarded Family Law department, which is ranked in Chambers and the Legal 500 for the quality of their work.

They are looking for a 0-3 year qualified solicitor who has experience of, and wishes to develop expertise in any area of family or children law (including those with an interest in advocacy in both public and private law proceedings). Salary £32,000 – £38,000 according to experience.

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

Equality & Employment Law Centre is recruiting to four posts

Closing Date: Friday, 11 December 2020

EELC is a niche national Law Centre specialising in discrimination and employment law providing vital legal services for almost 20 years. Their expert employment team provides comprehensive, supportive, and employment advice and representation to the full range of working people who find themselves discriminated against or dismissed.

Since the COVID19 pandemic their team is busier than and they are now seeking several key posts to enable them to keep up with the demand and grow their organisation.

  • Employment Solicitor

  • Housing Solicitor

  • Legal Office Manager

  • Graduate Solicitor Apprentice

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

South West London Law Centres is recruiting a Crisis Navigator and a Money Advice Caseworker

Closing Dates:

  • Friday, 4 December 2020 for the Money Advice Caseworker

  • Monday, 14 December 2020 for the Crisis Navigator

Every year SWLLC supports more than 8,000 people across south-west London to understand and defend their rights. Without the legal advice the charity provides, many local people would be locked out of getting justice because they can’t afford a lawyer.

SWLLC is now recruiting to two posts:

Access Social Care is recruiting two Legal Caseworkers

Closing Date: Friday, 13 November 2020

Access Social Care is a new charity (registered as Access Your Right to Care) set up to support the rights of individuals and families who are not getting the social care provision they have a right to. They are looking for two Legal Caseworkers to join their team, advising and supporting individuals and families with community care and mental capacity disputes. If you are an experienced Caseworker, Lawyer or Paralegal and want to make a real difference to those they support, this is a really exciting time to join their committed and passionate team. You will have access to quality training and supervision and the chance to work alongside some of the leading solicitors and barristers in the field.

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

Wilson Solicitors is recruiting to three of their highly regarded departments

Closing Date: Monday, 23 November 2020

They have vacancies in their three highly regarded departments, all ranked in Chambers and the Legal 500 for the quality of their work.

Public Law Department

They are looking for a 0-3 year qualified solicitor who has experience of and wishes to develop expertise in either Public Law, Claims against Public Authorities or Community Care.

Family Law Department

They are looking for a 0-3 year qualified solicitor who has experience of and wishes to develop expertise in any area of family or children law (including those with an interest in advocacy in both public and private law proceedings).

Immigration Law Department

They are looking for a Senior Caseworker accredited under the Law Society IAAS to work primarily on publicly funded asylum, detention, and immigration matters (including appeals before the Special Immigration Appeals Commission). This position may lead to a training contract.

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

Citizens Advice Shepway is seeking a Housing Solicitor/Authorised Litigator

Closing date: Friday, 6th of November

Citizens Advice Shepway requires a highly motivated Housing Solicitor/Authorised Litigator to join their specialist Housing team. You must have housing law experience as well as experience of working under a LAA contract and a minimum of 3 years PQE. Based in Folkestone, but with travel across East Kent, the focus of this post is to provide a high quality housing advice, casework and representation service to clients across Folkestone & Hythe and East Kent under their Legal Aid contract. This includes representing clients in court.

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

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking an Outreach Immigration Solicitor/Adviser

Closing Date: Monday, 26 October 2020

This role involves the provision of one-off immigration and nationality law advice and follow-up work to children, young people and families. This role is part of an outreach immigration legal advice team, which seeks to get immigration legal advice to those who would otherwise be unable to access it, funded by several grants including from the National Lottery Community Fund.

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

Gloucester Law Centre is seeking a Housing Solicitor/Adviser

Closing Date: Wednesday, 28 October 2020

They are looking for an experienced Housing Solicitor/Caseworker with a proven track record in income generation under a LAA contract and experience of advocacy to be part of their small, dedicated and friendly team.

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

Charles Russell Speechlys is seeking a Pro Bono Associate

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The Pro Bono Associate will help to develop their Award-winning bono practice across their UK and international offices. This role will be permanent and full-time. Charles Russell Speechlys encourages and provides the latest technology to facilitate agile working.

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

Helen Bamber Foundation is seeking an Immigration Supervisor

Closing date: Monday, 12th of October

The Helen Bamber Foundation and Asylum Aid are proud to announce that from August 2020, we are combining our efforts to support the vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees who need us the most. Going forward we will operate as two separate entities joined under a group structure, known as the Helen Bamber Foundation Group.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified solicitor or Immigration caseworker with IAAS Level 2 and supervisory accreditation and have significant experience in publicly funded immigration work under a Legal Aid Agency Contract.

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

Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire is seeking a Family Solicitor

Closing date: Monday, 26th of October

Citizens Advice Mid-North Yorkshire is looking for a fully qualified solicitor able to practice in family law in England and Wales with at least three years post qualifying experience.

If you would like to work on a unique and exciting project and take a lead role in improving access to justice in family law matters, here is your chance. They are ambitious to develop their specialist legal advice provision and the successful candidate will be an experienced practitioner who is able to support them in doing this.

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

Youth Legal is seeking a Housing/Community Care Solicitor/Caseworker

Closing date: Tuesday, 6th of October

This is a unique opportunity to work with clients who have been the worse effected by the coronavirus pandemic by ensuring they have access to justice to prevent unnecessary and unlawful evictions and homelessness through your housing and/or community care law experience. It is a full time post – 35 hours per week for one year but possibly extended dependent on funding.

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

Wilson Solicitors is seeking a ‘Here for Good’ Immigration Solicitor

Closing date: Sunday, 11th of October

Here for Good is a charity founded in February 2018, established to assist EEA citizens and their family members to secure their status in the UK post-Brexit. Wilson Solicitors LLP is a solicitors firm based in London with a national reputation for its immigration and refugee work. Wilsons is currently looking to recruit a highly motivated and experienced immigration lawyer to join their immigration team, working as a Here for Good solicitor. This is an exciting opportunity to play a central role in the ongoing work tackling one of Brexit’s most complex issues. You will be employed by Wilson Solicitors LLP who will receive a not-for-profit grant from Here for Good to fund the position for 12 months. You will work with Here for Good to deliver the service from Wilson Solicitors LLP.

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

South West London Law Centres is seeking a Discrimination and Employment Solicitor/Caseworker

Closing date: Monday, 12th of October

As one of the largest and most progressive Law Centres in the country, SWLLC is looking to expand their employment team in order to make full use of their discrimination legal aid contract.

The post is initially for a six-month contract but they are looking to build up sufficient work in progress so that it will become self-financing in the future.

SWLLC can offer flexible working and generous benefits and will consider part-time applications.

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

Shelter is seeking a Housing Solicitor in Sheffield

Closing date: Sunday, 27th of September

If you’re an experienced Solicitor or Barrister who is passionate about standing up for people’s rights and committed to achieving positive outcomes for clients, Shelter’s legal team is the ideal environment to put your skills to good use.

Shelter operates a thriving Hub of services in Sheffield where people can access a range of advice and support provision, including legal advice and representation, housing related support services and an Information and Resource facility all from a city centre location.

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

Philcox Gray is seeking a Family Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 25th of September

Philcox Gray is a well-respected specialist family practice based in attractive new offices in Borough and in Brixton. They are looking for a family solicitor to join their team; ideally an experienced solicitor/consultant, but all levels of experience are welcome. Panel membership and/or specialist accreditation will be an advantage.

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

Hammersmith & Fulham Law Centre is seeking an Employment Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 18th of September

HFLC is recruiting an employment lawyer to join the law centre. This is new and exciting opportunity for an employment lawyer to develop their employment practice strategically. The funding is initially short term, but we are confident of securing continued funding for this important work. We anticipate that this role will suit someone wanting to work strategically to deliver an employment service that will incorporate a mixture of advice, casework and representation.

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

Wiltshire Law Centre is seeking an Immigration Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 9th of October

Are you an Immigration Solicitor looking for an exciting new challenge?

Established in 1981 Wiltshire Law Centre has an outstanding reputation locally in the free advice sector. They are now looking for an Immigration Solicitor to establish a new legal aid immigration and asylum hub from their offices in central Swindon.

As a dispersal Town, your expertise will be greatly valued by the residents of Swindon and you will have the opportunity to shape the service and build relationships with other agencies all as part of a well-established Law Centre.

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

Bristol Law Centre is seeking a Housing Solicitor/Caseworker

Closing date: Wednesday, 9th of September

Bristol Law Centre is looking for an experienced Housing Solicitor/Caseworker with a proven track record in income generation under a LAA contract to be part of their dedicated and friendly team.

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

Shelter is seeking Trainee Solicitors under the JFF Scheme in Plymouth and Manchester

Closing date: Monday, 14th of September

Are you an adaptable and enthusiastic individual who has completed their LPC and is keen to learn and progress? Then join Shelter as a Trainee Solicitor and you could soon be providing a specialist casework service in Housing and Public law and related areas, including vital advice and litigation work.

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

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

Deighton Pierce Glynn and Inclusion London are seeking to recruit a disabled person as a Trainee Solicitor

Closing date: Monday, 14th of September

Deighton Pierce Glynn and Inclusion London are delighted to announce that they have been awarded a grant under the Justice First Fellowship Scheme to provide training to a disabled person to qualify as a solicitor specialising in social justice. The Scheme, established by The Legal Education Foundation in 2014, is designed to support the next generation of lawyers working in social welfare law. This is the first time the scheme has been directed specifically towards disabled lawyers.

Learn more about the JFF scheme here and see here for more information about the role and how to apply.

Suffolk Law Centre is seeking a Housing Legal Aid Caseworker

Closing date: Friday, 18th of September

Suffolk Law Centre is seeking a Housing Legal Aid Caseworker to join the Law Centre’s Housing Legal Advice team and support the team to provide advice and assistance (under supervision), and advocacy at Court, in accordance with our Legal Aid Civil Contract, as well as some Pro Bono advice to vulnerable people living in Suffolk.

Download the job description here and see here for more information and how to apply.

Suffolk Law Centre is seeking a Legal Intern/Paralegal

Closing date: Monday, 31st of August

Suffolk Law Centre is one of the UK’s newest Law Centres and is seeking a Legal Intern/Paralegal to join their office in Ipswich and support their Director of Legal Services and staff at the Law Centre in the administration and running of their Legal Advice Clinics, the Family Support Clinics, Immigration, Housing and Tackling Discrimination in the East projects.

Download the job description here and see here for more information and how to apply.

Migrants’ Law Project is seeking a Caseworker, Solicitor or Barrister

Closing date: Monday, 21st of September

The Migrants’ Law Project is a dynamic public law and public legal education team at Islington Law Centre that works to protect the rights of asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants. They are seeking an experienced and committed caseworker, solicitor, or barrister to join their team. The successful applicant will be working in a supportive and collaborative environment to develop a strategic legal practice in order to secure justice for some of the most marginalised and vulnerable people in the UK and Europe today.

See here for more information and how to apply.

TV Edwards is seeking a Community Care/Court of Protection Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 11th of September

TV Edwards is seeking a solicitor to join their growing community care team in East London. This is an exciting opportunity for a newly qualified to 3 years’ PQE lawyer, to contribute to a department dedicated to providing good quality legal advice and representation in a range of community care issues, including representation in the Court of Protection. They are committed to the legal aid scheme and the majority of their clients are funded this way.

See here for more information and how to apply.

Citizens Advice Sutton is seeking an Advice Session Supervisor / Adviser

Closing date: Tuesday, 18th of August

Citizens Advice Sutton (CAS) is recruiting an Advice Session Supervisor / Adviser. The successful candidate(s) will support and supervise volunteers providing high quality advice on issues including welfare benefits, employment and housing and directly provide advice to clients.

See here for more information and how to apply.

Saunders Law is seeking a Personal Injury or Actions Against the Police solicitor to join their Police Misconduct and Civil Liberties department

Closing date: Thursday, 13th of August

The candidate will work primarily on the Hillsborough civil claim while also undertaking a mixed caseload of civil claims against the police and other public authorities, judicial reviews, and inquests.  The candidate should have experience in at least one of these areas of law and of drafting detailed schedules of loss.

All levels of PQE will be considered, anyone with relevant experience is encouraged to apply.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a friendly, busy, and expanding department. We are ranked in Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500. We offer a competitive salary, excellent prospects, training and support.

Download the application pack and send it to recruitment@saunders.co.uk to apply.

lapg-logo-retinaLAPG is recruiting! We’re adding a Head of Learning & Development to our team to support legal aid practitioners

Closing date: Tuesday, 1st of September

Thanks to funding from Therium Access, and additional support from The Legal Education Foundation, LAPG is now ready to expand the support services that we offer to our members and to the legal aid sector. LAPG has always had a strong training offer which reflects its unique position as the only body representing the views of and catering for the needs of all those who contribute towards the delivery of the legal aid scheme. In recent years that offer has expanded to focus on the development of professional and personal skills and competencies and on practice management. The creation of this new role is a recognition that LAPG has identified the need to provide additional support to legal aid practitioners to ensure that they can remain effective and viable in a very challenging funding and policy environment.

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

lapg-logo-retinaLAPG is recruiting! We’re seeking an Administration Officer to join our team and provide much needed support

Closing date: Tuesday, 1st of September

Thanks to funding from The Legal Education Foundation, LAPG is seeking to provide administrative support to our staff team. The role requires a personable individual with excellent administrative and organisational skills, attention to detail, strong abilities in using IT, databases, management of website content, mass-mailing systems, customer relationship management (CRM) systems (such as Salesforce), and preferably (but not essential) experience of working in a membership organisation and an understanding of the legal aid sector.

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

RCJ Advice is seeking a Solicitor for FLOWS based in Wales and a Family Solicitor based in London

Closing date for both roles: Friday, 21st of August

They are seeking a Family Solicitor to lead on a new partnership with Support through Court who provide support and guidance to people going to court alone but not legal advice. This post will deliver legal advice to Support through Court clients in the areas of divorce and child arrangements through appointments and phone advice.

They are also seeking a Solicitor to be their first post to help extend their FLOWS service to Wales. This post will focus on delivering FLOWS in Wales and will be based within an organisation within Wales to be identified and will spend some remote time in the FLOWS team which is based in the Central London Family Court.

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

Miles & Partners is seeking Legal Assistants

Closing date: Thursday, 30th of July

Miles & Partners is a highly regarded firm of solicitors ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers. They are based in London E1 near Liverpool Street and The Cloud. Their clients are all over the World. Check out their website to see what they say about them.

They are looking for bright law graduates with a professional outlook to join their team as Legal Assistants providing paralegal support to their busy, specialist, award-winning lawyers

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

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking a Paralegal, a Solicitor and a Senior Solicitor for their Community Care Team

Closing date: Friday, 7th of August

CCLC, part of the Coram group of charities, is an independent charity working in the United Kingdom and around the world to protect and promote the rights of children. Their Community Care team represents children and young people in need of support from social services and other public bodies, often as a result of their status as refugees or asylum seekers, being victims of trafficking, facing abuse, homelessness, immigration detention, or managing with disability, physical and mental health problems.

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

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

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

Access Social Care is seeking a Legal Caseworker (Full Time – Home Based)

Closing date: Friday, 31 July 2020

Access Social Care is a new charity (registered as Access Your Right to Care) set up to support the rights of individuals and families who are not getting the social care provision they have a right to. We are looking for a Legal Caseworker to join our team, advising and supporting individuals and families with community care and mental capacity disputes. If you are an experienced Caseworker, Lawyer or Paralegal and want to make a real difference to those we support, this is a really exciting time to join our committed and passionate team. You will have access to quality training and supervision and the chance to work alongside some of the leading solicitors and barristers in the field.

See here for the role description and person specification

To apply, please send a copy of your CV with a covering letter setting out how you meet the person specification to julie.hinnigan@accesscharity.org.uk by 12 noon on Friday 31st July 2020.

Shortlisting will take place on 3rd August 2020.

Interviews will take place on 6th August 2020.

Citizens Advice Sutton is recruiting a Advice Session Supervisor/Adviser (Full Time/Job share)

Closing date: Monday, 20 July 2020

Citizens Advice Sutton is recruiting an Advice Session Supervisor/Adviser. The successful candidate(s) will support and supervise volunteers providing high quality advice on issues including welfare benefits, employment and housing and directly provide advice to clients.

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

ATLEU is recruiting a Paralegal/Caseworker (Public Law/Housing)

Closing date: Monday, 20 July 2020

This is an exciting opportunity to join ATLEU’s legal team as a Paralegal/Caseworker. The role involves providing public law and housing advice and representation to survivors of trafficking and slavery under a legal aid contract. The role is for someone who has a passion for law, is looking to progress quickly and has an appetite to learn how the law can be used to improve the lives of survivors of trafficking.

For more information visit the jobs page of ATLEU’s website

RCJ Advice is recruiting to 3 new posts for their award-winning service: FLOWS

Closing dates: vary – click on the link below

FLOWS is a national domestic abuse legal service delivered by the family team at RCJ Advice and Rights of Women. As a legal advice service it is unique in the provision of advice to women survivors and the organisations that provide support to women facing domestic abuse.

Visit the jobs page of RCJ Advice’s website for more information and the application process for the following roles:

  • FLOWS Solicitor to establish the FLOWS service in Wales

  • A FLOWS Paralegal to join the team that delivers the phone and email consultancy line

  • A FLOWS Digital Support Officer to assist with CourtNav technical enquiries and compile data

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is recruiting an Education Law Paralegal

Closing date: Friday, 3rd of July

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.

Rights of Women is recruiting to three legal posts

Closing date: Tuesday, 7th of July

Rights of Women is a leading legal rights charity providing free legal advice to women across England and Wales who are experiencing or at risk of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG). They are seeking 3 qualified women* solicitors or barristers to join their growing team to deliver their vital legal services for women. All posts will be home-based but there is a possibility of occasional travel requirements in the future across England and Wales, after lockdown restrictions are eased, for meetings or delivery of training.

Click on the posts below for further information and an application pack

Senior Legal Officer (Criminal Law)

Legal Officer (Family & Criminal Law)

Legal Officer (Employment Law)

*Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 Part I) applies

Equality & Employment Law Centre is seeking a Senior Employment Solicitor/CILEx

Closing date: Tuesday, 30th of June

EELC has a long and proud history of providing legal advice and representation to those who would otherwise be denied access to justice. They specialise in equality and employment law and we also provide HR services to businesses. They are looking for an experienced employment solicitor/CILEX who is passionate about access to justice and wants to become a leading specialist in employment and discrimination law.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

LLST is recruiting Costs Lawyers on behalf of three of their Centres of Excellence

Closing date: Friday, 19th of June

The Mary Ward Legal Centre, Hammersmith and Fulham Law Centre and the Anti Trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit (ATLEU) are looking for three part time (up to 21 hours each) or one part time and one full time billing coordinators 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.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

SWLLC is recruiting a Deputy Chief Executive

Closing date: Monday, 22nd of June

SWLLC is looking for an experienced operations manager (or similar) who is ready to make the transition to Deputy Chief Executive, and who is as passionate as they are about promoting access to justice. This is an exciting opportunity to join the senior management team of the award winning South West London Law Centres.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

SWLLC is recruiting a Communications Manager

Closing date: Friday, 19th of June

SWLLC is looking for an experienced Communications Manager with a proven track record who can continue to develop their communications work, raise their profile and awareness of the issues their clients face, and inspire support. Working closely with the Senior Management Team, their Trustee Board and other staff members, the Communications Manager will lead and implement the continued development of SWLLC’s communications strategy across a range of platforms, including digital.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Philcox Gray is seeking two Family Solicitors

Closing date: Friday, 12th of June

Philcox Gray is a well respected specialist family practice based in attractive new offices in Borough and in Brixton. The firm expanded its family practice following its merger with Hornby and Levy in 2018, and undertakes all aspects of children and family law, including care, financial and international work. They are looking for two family solicitors to join their team.

Find out more about the roles and how to apply here.

Philcox Gray is seeking two Family Solicitors

Closing date: Friday, 12th of June

Philcox Gray is a well respected specialist family practice based in attractive new offices in Borough and in Brixton. The firm expanded its family practice following its merger with Hornby and Levy in 2018, and undertakes all aspects of children and family law, including care, financial and international work. They are looking for two family solicitors to join their team.

Find out more about the roles and how to apply here.

Access Social Care is seeking a Legal Manager

Closing date: Monday, 18th of May

Access Social Care is a new charity (registered as Access Your Right to Care). They are looking for a Community Care Solicitor to join their team as their Legal Manager. To be successful you will need significant experience in running your own community care caseload as well as experience of supervising others. It is a really exciting time to join a committed and passionate team of people. For more information about ASC, please refer to their website accesscharity.org.uk. They welcome applications from people looking for both full-time or part-time positions.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV to lainey.gough@accesscharity.org.uk

Shortlisting will take place on 19th May

Interviews will take place on 22nd May

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Wilson Solicitors is seeking Caseworkers for their Family Department

Closing date: Friday, 29th of May

Wilson Solicitors LLP is now looking to recruit for the next generation of lawyers. You will assist their solicitors with the preparation of their cases and have considerable client contact. You will receive excellent training, supervision and support. After 12 months as a caseworker you will be considered for a training contract if your performance has met expectations. The role is suitable for those studying for the GDL or LPC part-time and also for those yet to embark on formal studies to become a solicitor.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Howells Solicitors is seeking a Litigation Paralegal

Closing date: Friday, 27th of March

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within the busy and successful litigation department at Howells, Sheffield. They are currently recruiting a junior fee earner to work in this hardworking team assisting solicitors working on police complaints, claims for damages against public authorities, inquests and judicial reviews.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Download the Person Specification and Role Description here.

Wilson Solicitors is seeking a Civil Billing Assistant

Closing date: Monday, 30th of March

Wilson Solicitors is one of the leading firms in the UK specialising in civil liberties. They are recruiting a Civil Billing Assistant to support their Immigration, Family and Public Law departments. This position will be based in their Tottenham office. The role will include drawing up bills and costing files, and generally assisting in the smooth running of the billing department.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Rights of Women is seeking a Legal Officer (Family & Criminal Law)

Closing date: Tuesday, 24th of March

Rights of Women is looking for a qualified woman solicitor or barrister with experience of family and criminal law to deliver their vital legal services for women. The main focus of this role will be to deliver legal advice to women who have experienced or are at risk of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG). You will also be responsible for delivery of Rights of Women’s core services including providing legal advice on their telephone advice lines, delivering training and writing publications. You will also contribute to their policy work.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Citizens Advice Sutton is seeking an Office Manager and a Volunteer Co-ordinator

Closing date: Monday, 23rd of March

The Office Manager will provide and organise a wide range of ‘back office’ administration services for Citizens Advice Sutton. The post-holder will work closely with, and support the Citizens Advice Sutton CEO to ensure that Trustees, staff and volunteers have the appropriate equipment, premises, IT and HR support, etc. to deliver a high quality service to clients.

The Volunteer Co-ordinator will ensure that Citizens Advice Sutton offers high quality volunteering opportunities and to maximise the opportunities for volunteers to contribute to Citizens Advice Sutton’s charitable objectives.

Find out more about the roles and how to apply here.

Migrants’ Law Project is seeking a Solicitor/Caseworker/Barrister

Closing date: Monday, 23rd of March

The Migrants’ Law Project is a dynamic public law and public legal education team at Islington Law Centre that works to protect the rights of asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants, seeking an experienced and committed caseworker, solicitor, or barrister to join our team. The successful applicant will be working in a supportive and collaborative environment to develop a strategic legal practice in order to secure justice for some of the most marginalised and vulnerable people in the UK and Europe today.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

UCL’s Centre for Access to Justice is seeking a Farha Social Welfare Lawyer/Caseworker

Closing date: Thursday, 5th of March

The Faculty of Laws at UCL has been one of the leading centres of legal education in the world. Recognised as offering an outstanding educational experience to our students, we combine a strong theoretical foundation in the law with practical teaching from world-leading academics and practitioners.

In January 2016, the UCL Centre for Access to Justice (CAJ) launched its own legal advice clinic, the UCL Integrated Legal Advice Clinic (UCL iLAC), working with students to deliver generalist advice across a broad spectrum of social welfare issues as well as specialist casework services in welfare benefits, housing, and community care, and education law where possible.

The Farha Mental Health Lawyer/Caseworker will provide legal advice to clients, particularly those with mental health issues and expand UCL iLAC’s advice provision through the delivery of the UCL Rare Dementia Support Legal Advice Project.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

TV Edwards is seeking a Community Care/Court of Protection Solicitor

Closing date: Monday, 9th of March

TVE is seeking a solicitor to join their growing community care team in East London. This is an exciting opportunity for a newly-qualified to 3 years’ PQE lawyer to contribute to a department dedicated to providing good quality legal advice and representation in a range of community care issues, including representation in the Court of Protection. They are committed to the legal aid scheme and the majority of their clients are funded this way.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Shelter is seeking a Housing Litigation Solicitor in Sheffield

Closing date: Sunday, 8th of March

If you’re an experienced Solicitor or Barrister who is passionate about standing up for people’s rights and committed to achieving positive outcomes for clients, Shelter’s legal team is the ideal environment to put your skills to good use.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here and visit the recruitment website here.

Hopkin Murray Beskine is seeking a Family Solicitor (Childcare)

Closing date: Thursday, 12th of March

Hopkin Murray Beskine is looking for a solicitor with 3 or more years PQE to join their successful childcare team. They are a long established North London firm with clients from across London and beyond, who come to them because of their reputation and expertise. They are specialists in family, housing and public law and have a thriving legal aid practice.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Russell-Cooke is seeking a Legal Assistant in Property and Housing Litigation

Closing date: Friday, 28th of February

Russell-Cooke is seeking a bright and professional legal assistant to work with their lawyers and support staff in the property and housing and litigation department in Putney. The legal assistant will provide administrative support to the department and assist partners, solicitors and other fee earners with all aspects of their casework. This role requires previous experience of working in legal aid and public enquiries.
The team is friendly and informal and the work is interesting and varied.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Philcox Gray is seeking a Family Solicitor

Closing date: Friday, 28th of February

Philcox Gray is a well-respected specialist practice based in London Bridge and in Brixton. The firm expanded its family practice following its merger with Hornby and Levy in April 2018, and undertakes all aspects of children and family law, including financial and international work. They are looking for an experienced family solicitor/consultant to join their team. Panel membership and/or specialist accreditation an advantage. Good and flexible working conditions, salary commensurate with experience.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Luqmani Thompson & Partners is seeking one or more Paralegals

Closing date: Friday, 28th of February

Luqmani Thompson & Partners Solicitors is a well-established niche legal practice in immigration, nationality, human rights and public law. They are consistently highly ranked by Chambers and Partners and they 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.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Miles & Partners is seeking Legal Assistants

Closing date: Friday, 14th of February

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 to join their team as Legal Assistants providing paralegal support. The roles start in February 2020 and will suit BPTC/ LPC graduates or similar looking for good quality professional experience while preparing for Training Contracts or Pupillages.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

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

Closing date: Friday, 14th of February

CCLC is recruiting a qualified solicitor to join their Education Law Team to provide legal advice and assistance to young people, parents, carers and other client groups through education and discrimination law casework. The successful applicant will have experience of education law casework and with no conditions or restrictions on practicing rights. Applications from Chartered Legal Executives with significant education law experience and who meet all other requirements of the job description and person specification will also be considered.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.

Coram Children’s Legal Centre is seeking a Paralegal for their Community Care Team in Colchester

Closing date: Monday, 10th of February

CCLC is recruiting a paralegal to join their friendly and committed Community Care team in Colchester, to work with their experienced senior solicitor. Their community care lawyers in their Colchester and London offices work closely with colleagues in the Education, Immigration, and Family teams, as well as with their Legal Advice Line (CLAS) and other organisations within the Coram group, including Coram Voice and the Migrant Children’s Project.

Find out more about the role and how to apply here.