Current Vacancies

We update our website daily and are actively seeking applications on the positions below. If you would like a broader indication of the type of roles that we handle, please go to the candidates section.

  • My experience with McKinlay Law was first-class. Within the same day of applying for roles online, I was contacted by a member of the office to discuss my job search criteria, and to set up a time to come into the office the next day to meet the team. Within a week, they had secured me an interview for a very suitable role, which, luckily, turned into a job offer in the same week. After dealing with many unresponsive recruiters, it was a refreshing change dealing with McKinlay Law and I would recommend them to anyone.

    Erika Robson, In House Lawyer

  • My experience of McKinlay Law is that of a thoroughly professional service. I was constantly kept updated throughout the process and all feedback and updates were relayed to me as soon as they knew. I would definitely recommend them and would definitely use them again should the need arise.

    Stephen Moon, Legal Biller

  • McKinlay Law is hands down the most efficient agency I’ve come across! You can trust them to succeed in placing you with the most suitable employer. They pay close attention to your skills and where you wish to take your career and are extremely supportive throughout.

    Masumah Pirbhai, Legal Secretary

  • McKinlay Law are professional and supportive. The process was efficient and I was placed quickly. I felt they made it their job to match my skills with the right prospective employer.

    Samantha Best, Legal Secretary

  • Superb service: as soon as McKinlay Law received my CV they were on the phone marrying up my skill set with the role, meeting me quickly and selling my strengths to my new employer.

    Jackie Vanhinsbergh, Marketing Manager

  • McKinlay Law were extremely thorough when preparing me for interview and kept me well informed throughout the whole process. I have no hesitation in recommending McKinlay Law for candidates or employers.

    Fiona Carl, IT Trainer

  • The most efficient and reliable agency I know. Everyone there is knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. I have confidently recommended them to both potential new clients and candidates.

    Aby Pickard, Legal Secretary

  • First class from start to finish giving invaluable, experienced advice and sincerely caring about my career and prospects - an extremely professional service from genuinely considerate people.

    Nadia Mahmood, Legal Secretary

  • The team was very pro-active in inviting me to meet them and in liaising with the employer to organise the first and follow-up interviews. They were also ready with helpful advice ahead of the interviews. The job was a good fit for me and the firm and I would certainly recommend signing up with McKinlay Law.

    James Cook, Research Manager

  • I would say that Mckinlay Law is a very professional and pragmatic agency to deal with. The communication and support during my application and subsequent placement was excellent and I would have no hesitation in recommending McKinlay Law to others.

    Lewis Glasson, Paralegal

  • I landed my first role in London through the dedication and help from McKinlay Law. They were not only professional and friendly, but they also gave me the confidence I needed to get through the interview processes and go for the job that I wanted. I would highly recommend McKinlay Law for all aspects in obtaining a legal role. Thanks again. I couldn't have done it without you.

    Sarah Pararajasingham, Legal Assistant

  • I have many years experience as a legal secretary and have used many agencies. McKinlay Law stand out because of the calm, honest and helpful advice I was given on both occasions I have had to use them. Each time, the interviews were successful because they were particularly suited to my needs. I am grateful and have no hesitation in recommending them.

    Karen Stapleton, Legal Secretary

  • Family / Matrimonial Law Legal PA
    £48,000

    Leading family law firm are looking for a Legal PA to provide full support and assistance to their Senior Partner. This is a really involved role and the work will exclusively be high profile divorce work for UHNW clients. This is a traditional PA role, which will include providing general secretarial support but also extensiveMore

  • Family Law Legal Secretary / Matrimonial Legal Secretary
    £30,000

    Prestigious London law firm, who are leaders in family and matrimonial work, are looking for a legal secretary with family experience to join their existing support team and assist with all aspects of PA and secretarial work. This is a really involved role for an ambitious legal secretary and you will be working very closelyMore

  • Corporate Paralegal
    £50,000

    International firm are looking for a corporate paralegal to work in their London office and deal with a diverse and interesting array of corporate clients both in the UK and worldwide. They cover a broad range of corporate and funds work and are looking for someone with a solid corporate background with another leading firm.More

  • Accounts Assistant
    £26,000 + Neg

    Leading US firm are looking for an experienced accounts assistant to join their team. IT is essential you have 18 months+ experience in legal accounts. The role will be working within a team structure but mainly looking after accounts payable and recording all expenses, liaising with Partners and other members of the team. Exceptional benefits,More

  • Property Legal Secretary – City
    £35,000++Neg

    Expanding forty staff practice are looking for a legal secretary to assist just two Partners who handle commercial property. The majority of their work is for retail chains and office leases but they do handle some major property portfolios and do the occasional residential transaction. They don’t need years of experience but some property legalMore

  • Administrator / Secretary – Liverpool Street – US Law firm
    £25,000

    Leading US law firm are looking for an administrative secretary to assist the other PA’s, Partners Fee Earners in one of their corporate / commercial teams. The role will be a wide variety of administration including filing, faxing, data entry, typing and creating reports and correspondence and generally assisting the team. They would ideally likeMore

  • Conveyancing Legal Cashier
    £32,000

    Chelmsford based law firm are looking for a conveyancing legal cashier to promote an effective, efficient and accurate legal cashiering service as part of an expanding finance department. This will be a busy role but the key responsibilities include: Processing transfers of funds from client to office in settlement of outstanding bills and disbursements incurredMore

  • Risk and Compliance Officer
    £Negotiable depending on experience

    The Risk and Compliance Officer is a key role within the Finance and Risk Practice Area and will report into and support the Head of Finance and Risk. This role will be based in the firms’ Midlands office. The overall purpose of the role is the management of the firms’ risk and compliance procedures, ensuringMore

  • In House Funds Paralegal
    £50,000

    International trust and financial services firm are looking for an experienced paralegal to join their small legal team in London who mainly deal with offshore investment funds. The role will initially be to provide support for the London office and then eventually to take responsibility for your own portfolio of clients in the off shoreMore

  • Private Client Paralegal / Private Client Legal Executive
    £40,000

    Leading London firm are looking to recruit either a paralegal or legal executive for their busy private client department – this is an ideal opportunity for a paralegal with at least one years’ experience in private client work (wills, probate, estates, trusts and tax) to join a prestigious team looking after the interests of HNWMore

  • Property Litigation Paralegal
    ££Negotiable depending on experience

    Expanding law firm with offices in the heart of the City are looking for several housing litigation paralegals, preferably with a good understanding of section 11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act (in particular section 11 regarding representing the tenant against the contractual obligations of the landlord). This is an ambitious and growing team andMore

  • Chelmsford Legal Administrator / Paralegal X 2
    £21,000

    Expanding Chelmsford Law firm are looking for two administrators to undertake basic paralegal and administrative duties for their growing residential property team. Ideally you will have worked in a law firm previously in property but they are happy to consider applications from candidates who have solid IT skills and used to working on databases. YouMore

  • Legal Secretary – Liverpool Street
    £25,000

    Leading American law firm, whose London office is based in stunning offices right by Liverpool Street station, is looking for a legal secretary to provide full secretarial and administrative support for their litigation and corporate teams. You only need 6 months’ experience as a legal secretary to be considered and they are happy to seeMore

  • Legal PA – Holborn
    £43,000

    Expanding Holborn law firm are looking for a PA to one of their Partners. Although the work is primarily Commercial and Corporate they are flexible and happy to see candidates with any Legal Secretary or Legal PA background. The Partner does travel extensively so they need someone to not only manage all their travel andMore

  • Commercial Litigation Paralegal x 3
    £32,000

    Leading international law firm are looking for 3 paralegals, with experience in commercial litigation, to provide paralegal support to the department in relation to various high profile and complex cases. The roles will be varied but will include: Drafting routine letter to counsel / court etc. Attending and taking notes of hearings at the Commercial CourtMore

  • In-House Corporate Paralegal
    £42,000 + Negotiable

    Leading international company are looking for a paralegal/legal assistant to join their expanding legal team. They are looking for a candidate with experience of working in a similar role in an in-house environment. The role will be very varied and being the first point of call for senior management in the drafting of general  commercialMore

  • Commercial Litigation Paralegal
    £32,000

    Leading City boutique litigation practice are looking for an experienced commercial litigation paralegal to join their expanding team. It is an opportunity to gain very high quality experience and exposure on some really interesting high profile cases. Solid academics and experience in either a leading corporate firm or similar high quality small practice is essential.More

  • Commercial and Residential Property / Conveyancing Legal PA
    £41,000

    A true Legal PA role assisting a Partner in a well-established London law firm who handles the very highest end of the London residential property market as well as commercial property work. The role will include extensive client contact as well as handling all the basic administration including searches and post completion matters. It isMore

  • Residential Property Paralegal / Secretary
    £38,000

    Prestigious London law firm are looking for a paralegal / legal secretary to join their leading residential property team. This is a hybrid role involving both paralegal and secretarial duties and a general guide to the position is as follows: Purchases – submitting searches Preparing leases from details in heads of terms Putting together titleMore

  • Corporate Paralegal
    £32,000

    Ideal opportunity for a Paralegal who has completed the LPC looking for quality experience within a leading US law firm. This exciting paralegal role will be assisting Partners and Senior Associates on a wide variety of transactional corporate finance work. An exceptional environment, paid overtime and quality work for the successful paralegal. Ideally the roleMore

  • Residential Property Legal Secretary / Conveyancing Legal Secretary
    £35,000

    A true Legal Secretarial / PA role assisting two Partners in a well established London law firm who handle both residential and commercial property work – although the primary focus on this role will be residential work. This is a permanent role and will include extensive client contact as well as handling all the basicMore

  • Residential Property Legal Secretary
    £30,000 + bonus

    Mayfair based property solicitors, who handle the very highest end of the residential property purchase and development market, are looking for a legal secretary to take on a varied role. They handle a mixture of property work including commercial property, conveyancing and landlord and tenant as well as dealing with HNW private clients and sportsMore

  • Commercial Property Legal Secretary / Real Estate Legal PA
    £35,000

    Well-established, progressive London law firm are looking for a commercial property legal secretary to join their dynamic, fast-paced property team. You will be working for two partners within the busy real estate department and will primarily be supporting them with carrying out searches, completing Land Registry and SDLT forms as well as providing full PAMore

  • Paralegal in White Collar Crime
    £32,000

    Top US law firm are looking for a paralegal to assist one of their Partners, who is a leading figure in white collar crime, on several major cases. The team is expanding due to a significant increase in the volume of work. Strong academics, exceptional communication skills and relevant, first rate experience as a paralegalMore

  • BD Manager – Part Time
    £Negotiable depending on experience

    A well-established and multi award winning law firm are looking for an experienced BD Manager to work 3 days per week in their London office. The marketing department has responsibility for every aspect of promotion and reputation management for the Firm and has particular strengths in the areas of brand promotion and development, added-value, capabilityMore

  • Residential Property Lawyer
    £75,000 negotiable

    Expanding West End practice are looking for a senior lawyer with experience in the high end Central London residential property market. They have an established client base but are also very active in new developments. Genuine partnership prospects either immediately if you have a following, or in time with development of their client base.

  • Temporary Legal Secretaries / Legal PA’s
    £Negotiable

    We are always looking for legal secretarial / legal PA temps for bookings as the demand is very high for temporary cover. If you have legal secretarial experience in any area of law and require temporary work, please send us through your CV. Rates negotiable depending on experience. **McKinlay Law is widely regarded as aMore