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Positions Available

From time to time we have positions available here at Arlingsworth Solicitors. We can provide a range of opportunities for trainee solicitors and administration assistants. We’re a fun and prosperous company to work for, and offer the chance to get experience in a wide range of law types. Our office is based just a 20min walk from Brighton centre. See us on a map.

 
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Paralegal

We are excited to offer an excellent opportunity for a Paralegal/Legal Assistant to join our law firm located at our Brighton office on either a part-time or full-time basis. We are a small and thriving law firm with great values and an enviable reputation, seeking someone to add to our team. 

Ideal candidates will have passed the LPC and have achieved at least a 2:1 in their undergraduate degree.

This role is also suitable for a Future Trainee/SQE work portfolio or for someone currently completing their LPC/SQE.

Skills Required

  • Exceptional research skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Experience using Westlaw and Practical Law
  • Preparing bundles for hearings
  • Taking and preparing witness statements
  • Taking meeting notes
  • Drafting and proofreading documents
  • Liaising with and meeting clients
  • Experience in file management
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and take on tasks autonomously
  • Ability to participate in the firm’s marketing activities, including generating social media content and writing blogs/articles for the firm as required
  • Various administrative tasks
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The successful candidate will begin with a 6-month probation period, during which they will be expected to demonstrate the skills required for the job. The probation will be on either a part-time or full-time basis, depending on the candidate’s availability and the firm’s requirements.

Upon successful completion of the probation period, a part-time or full-time position can be offered as a Paralegal, with the potential to obtain a Training Contract or requisite SQE experience in the future.

The Paralegal will be offered a competitive salary.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. If you do not receive a response, it means that you have not been shortlisted for the role.

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Voluntary Work Experience

Gain valuable experience with our team! We’re offering voluntary positions for individuals interested in honing their legal skills.

  • Flexible hours to accommodate your schedule
  • Professional mentorship and hands-on involvement in real legal cases