Paralegal – NQ Solicitor – Family Department

Mar 2022

Paralegal – NQ Solicitor – Family Department

Chadwick Lawrence is a leading local law firm with a successful and growing Family Department seeking an experienced Paralegal/NQ Solicitor to join the Team

Position:                 Paralegal/NQ Solicitor – Family Department

Location:                Wakefield Office

Responsible to:   Partner in charge of the Department at the Wakefield Office

Hours:                      Full time 37 ½ hours per week

Salary:                     Competitive – negotiable dependent on experience

Chadwick Lawrence is seeking an experienced Paralegal or Newly Qualified Solicitor to work in our growing Family Department

Candidates should be ambitious and enthusiastic with approximately 1 to 3 years’ experience.  Candidates should be capable of working with a degree of autonomy and possess the drive to succeed.  The Firm is offering an attractive benefits package with the possibility to progress and develop within the Firm.

The successful candidate will work on a range of private client matters including divorce, financial matters and children’s cases, some of which will be complex in nature.  Additionally, you will have experience of working independently running or assisting with high-value divorce/ancillary relief matters.

Applicants must demonstrate good team working skills and an ability to work with other family fee earners within the Company.

The successful candidate must be personable, demonstrating good communications skills and be flexible in their approach to work.

We provide a supportive environment for career development, offering exciting challenges and opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are looking to recruit and develop talented people to achieve their potential – and who will help us achieve ours in return

Chadwick Lawrence is an equal opportunities employer.  Selection criteria and procedures are regularly reviewed to ensure that individuals are treated on the basis of their relevant merits and abilities

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to

We would like to take this opportunity of thanking you for your application.

Due to a high volume of applications for this role it is not possible to reply to each Applicant individually.

If you do not therefore hear from the Firm within 2 weeks of your application, please presume that you have been unsuccessful.