Hopkin Murray Beskine
Vacancy – Paralegal/Trainee Solicitor
Hopkin Murray Beskine are looking for a paralegal to assist in our busy housing and public law teams. The appointment will be for a fixed term of one year, with a view to a training contract commencing after a year if performance meets expectations.
We are a long established North London firm with clients from across London, who come to us because of our expertise in family, housing and public law. We continue to run a thriving legal aid practice in all our areas of work.
We are looking for candidates with an interest in and enthusiasm for public law and housing work. We provide a collaborative workplace where you will be well supported and supervised by experienced lawyers and have the opportunity to work on a variety of different cases: from high profile strategic litigation to complicated land law disputes; from assisting with the County Court duty possession scheme to prosecuting landlords in the Magistrates Court. You will be expected to work hard, be flexible, produce excellent written work and establish relationships with a range of clients, from privately paying clients to vulnerable homeless people. We expect applicants to have completed the Legal Practice Course by June 2014. Previous relevant experience is desirable but not essential.
Closing date: 11th April 2014
Please note that shortlisted applicants will be offered interviews in the week commencing 28th April.
To apply to join our enthusiastic and successful team, download our application pack at