Bishop & Sewell

We seek high calibre individuals looking to build their legal career at Bishop & Sewell, with the drive and ambition to propel our business forward. As we expand, there is an opportunity to shape the future of the firm.

We operate an open and honest culture where career progression is based on merit.
All of our current legal, professional management and training contract vacancies are listed below.

Current Vacancies

 

Leasehold Reform / Landlord & Tenant Solicitors – Full-time, Permanent

The award-winning leasehold reform team at Bishop & Sewell LLP continues to go from strength to strength. We are always looking for excellent people to join our growing team. In particular, if you are a 2-5 year qualified solicitor with a following and would like to talk to us, then please contact Louise Moyles – lmoyles@bishopandsewell.co.uk in confidence to discuss further. We are always pleased to hear from specialist practitioners in this area.

Immigration Paralegal – Full-time, Permanent

The purpose of the role is to assist the solicitors in the Immigration Team in a range of admin and chargeable activities.  The role will enable the solicitors, through effective delegation of support tasks, to undertake additional work and to increase the proportion of their time spent on more complex legal matters. For more details please click here. To apply for this role, please send your C.V. to Louise Moyles – lmoyles@bishopandsewell.co.uk.

Litigation Paralegal – Full-time, Permanent

We are looking for an enthusiastic, high performing, team player  to join our litigation team. The individual should be educated to degree level or equivalent, have excellent academic achievements and want to work in the legal sector. The role will require the individual to assist with all types of litigation work.

To apply for this role please send your CV to Louise Moyles – lmoyles@bishopandsewell.co.uk

As we continue to grow our business we are particularly keen to hear from senior fee earners with a following who are looking for an excellent platform from which to service their existing client needs, or who may want the opportunity to refer or work syngergistically with a dynamic Central London law firm.

We are able to offer flexible working arrangements and remote working technology for the right people. This opportunity may particularly suit a more senior fee earner looking to wind down a practice or to hand work on in a mutually beneficial way, or those who want to work part-time. We offer a commission on work introduced and we have an excellent office environment and support team. We are particularly keen to hear from fee earners with a commercial or property following but will consider applications from any work area that fits with our overall business objectives.

Full-time Secretary

A maternity position has arisen for an experienced full-time secretary to join our Residential team.

We are looking for a confident and proactive legal secretary who has previously worked within a residential conveyancing department of a law firm.  You will need to have excellent secretarial skills (minimum typing speed of 70 wpm) and a good understanding of the conveyancing process to be able to assist in file progression.

You will need to be ILEX qualified or equivalent experience and must have excellent written and spoken English.

If you wish to apply, please forward your covering letter and CV to Louise Moyles – lmoyles@bishopandsewell.co.uk by Friday 31 May 2019.  Because of the large volume of CVs that we receive we will only be able to respond directly to those called to interview; however, we wish to thank all applicants in advance for their interest shown in Bishop & Sewell LLP.

Agencies

The firm does not accept any unsolicited applications. All CVs must be directed to the HR Department (lmoyles@bishopndsewell.co.uk). We deal with a limited number of agencies who are on our preferred supplier’s list. If you send a CV via any other way and are not on our preferred supplier’s list, the firm will not accept the CV you have referred to us.

Applications

Due to the large volume of applications that we receive we will only be able to acknowledge those applications where we wish to proceed to interview.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are glad to receive applications from anyone, regardless of age, gender, race, sexual orientation or disability. View our current Diversity Data here: Diversity data 2017 SRA+Legal+Diversity+2017-Final-April 2018.

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