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

  • Senior Biller
    £50,000 + Benefits

    First class American law firm with a stellar reputation are looking for a senior legal biller for their London office. This will be a busy role dealing with a high volume of bills so you must have the experience and confidence to work in a fast paced environment. There will be extensive contact with feeMore

  • Graduate Administrator
    £30,000 + Benefits

    Exciting opportunity to work for a renowned global business, who are looking for an office co-ordinator to help run a busy office and provide administration support to certain areas of the business. It is essential that you have advanced Excel skills and a willingness to travel internationally. Key Responsibilities Dealing with any travel arrangement requestsMore

  • Senior Billing Coordinator / Billing Specialist
    £50,000 + exceptional benefits

    Major American law firm are currently looking for an experienced billing coordinator to be solely responsible for the billing functions within their London office, although you will work closely with their finance and larger billing team in their US HQ. You will be responsible for overseeing the daily work product of their assigned billing attorneysMore

  • Residential Property Paralegal – In House
    £34,000 + Negotiable

    Rapidly expanding City based Property company are growing their in-house legal team and are looking for an experienced paralegal who is capable of handling all aspects of the process, from instruction to post completion issues. The company are based in modern, high tech offices and have a very dynamic, modern image and culture which mayMore

  • Trainee Administrator in a Law Firm

    Excellent opportunity for a college leaver / CILEx graduate to join an established London law firm as an administrator. Full training will be provided so you do not need prior administrative experience but it is essential that you are educated to A-Level standard (or equivalent) and it would be highly beneficial if you have completedMore

  • Property Legal PA – Commercial and Residential
    £38,000 + Benefits

    Leading international City law firm, who are based in stunning offices in the heart of the City, are looking for an experienced property secretary to assist a small team dealing with  a mixture of commercial and residential property clients. The role will include extensive client contact as well as handling all the administration including searchesMore

  • Contract Paralegal / Lawyer
    £30 - £75 p/h

    We are looking for a paralegal / legal assistant or a qualified lawyer to work in-house for one of our clients for a 3 month contract. They will consider any paralegal / legal assistant / qualified lawyer with a background in any of the following: Commercial contracts Marketing regulation Intellectual Property Data Protection Secondary skillsMore

  • Billing Adviser / Billing Specialist
    £40,000 + exceptional benefits

    Fantastic opportunity for a legal biller with only a couple of years’ experience to join a prestigious, well-known American law firm. You will be responsible for a wide range of billing processes for the London office and this role is ideal if you are looking for a step up in terms of responsibility and autonomyMore

  • City Legal PA

    Expanding City law firm are looking for a PA to assist two Partners who deal with a very wide variety of Commercial legal work. The role will suit someone looking to work in a small but very successful and dynamic environment, with the only limitations on where the role can develop being your ambition. ExceptionalMore

  • Property Litigation Solicitor NQ – 2 Yr PQE

    Prestigious London firm are looking for a property litigation solicitor to provide comprehensive advice on all aspects of property litigation and will cover a mixture of residential and commercial landlord and tenant matters as well as professional negligence, lease renewals, service charge and dilapidation disputes, boundary and covenant disputes, planning issues, party wall disputes etc.More

  • Temp Litigation Paralegal

    Top international law firm based in the City are looking for an experienced commercial litigation paralegal to work alongside a Partner to assist on some major cases. You will be working closely with well-renowned lawyers who specialise in top-tier contentious work. Duties will include: preparing bundles, legal research, drafting/editing client correspondence, proof reading, drafting, documentMore

  • Paralegal / PA
    £42,000 + Negotiable

    Expanding boutique City firm are looking for a Paralegal/PA to provide all round administrative support to 2 Partners and two lawyers. It is essential you are a graduate and have at least a couple of years experience in a commercial law firm as either a PA or a paralegal in any area of commercial legalMore

  • Property Litigation Lawyer c5yrs+ PQE

    Very successful, well-established boutique West End Law firm are looking for an experienced property litigation lawyer to work in a successful team. The work is primarily commercial but there is some residential work and they are looking for solid experience of dealing with demanding clients. Any experience in construction would be an advantage but notMore

  • Paralegal / Claims Handler – Professional Indemnity
    £to 30,000 depending on experience

    Very successful boutique City law firm are looking for another person to join their team dealing with a wide variety of professional indemnity insurance claims. Ideally experienced in professional indemnity but they would consider ambitious candidates with experience in other areas of insurance looking to move in to a City firm. Exceptional career development opportunitiesMore

  • Receptionist / Administrator

    Leading City law firm are looking to recruit an administrator to join their team and assist a team of fee earners. You will be providing full administrative support, which will include answering phones, filing, photocopying, sorting and distributing the post, data entry and other such tasks. You will also be providing a front of houseMore

  • Real Estate / Commercial Property Paralegal

    Highly respected City law firm are experiencing an increase in the volume of commercial property work undertaken and as such are looking to recruit an experienced real estate paralegal to provide direct support to a couple of property Partners. You will be expected to manage your own caseload as well as assisting the partners with theirs.More

  • Float Legal PA

    Leading US law firm based in London are looking to recruit an experienced all round legal secretary / PA to work across all areas. They don’t mind what area of legal work you have covered as long as you have worked in an established commercial law firm. Solid skills and a positive approach to be ableMore

  • Employment Lawyer
    £80,000, Negotiable

    Expanding and aspirational City boutique practice are looking for an experienced Employment Lawyer to handle a wide variety of Employment work for an exceptional client base primarily from the tech sector. For a business their size they attract some exceptional global brands who are attracted to the close client relationships and attention that is atMore

  • Private Client Lawyers

    We are currently recruiting for two central London practices, one based in Holborn and one in the City, who are looking for experienced Private Client lawyers. It is essential you are a minimum of 3 years PQE, STEP qualified and have experience of dealing with complex HNW client issues. Exceptional prospects for candidates who have highly developedMore

  • Civil Litigation and Crime PA
    £38,000 + Negotiable

    Leading City law firm are looking for an experienced litigation PA to look after three Partners. The role is primarily organising and managing their respective diaries, coordinating with Counsel, managing court dates and travel etc. There will be some secretarial support and general administrative support to the firm as well. At least three years’ experienceMore

  • Legal Cashier
    £25,000 + Benefits

    Prestigious London law firm are looking for someone with only a few months’ legal accounts / finance experience to join their small team as a legal cashier. You will be responsible for supporting their senior legal cashier and finance manager. This will be a varied role and you will have lots of opportunity to gainMore

  • Trainee Legal Secretary

    Leading City law firm are looking to recruit a trainee legal secretary to join their team and assist a team of fee earners. You will be providing secretarial support such as answering phones, transcribing dictation, amending documents, data entry and other such administrative tasks. Full training will be provided and the firm is very supportiveMore

  • Legal Cashier

    Boutique City law firm based near Liverpool Street are looking for a legal cashier to support the finance team in all aspects of day to day cashiering and assist with their accounts functions. You will be responsible for all incoming office / client receipts and transfers – check online banking system regularly throughout the dayMore

  • Legal Secretary – Dispute Resolution

    A rare opportunity for a legal secretary with only a couple of years’ experience to join a top US law firm, which is based in stunning offices in the City. You will be assisting a small team of dispute resolution partners and so this is an ideal opportunity a legal secretary who is looking toMore

  • Legal Cashier
    £negotiable depending on experience

    Leading London law firm, who specialise in media and entertainment law, are looking for someone who has had some legal  accounts / finance  experience dealing with invoices and recording payments, who is looking to train further. A selection of duties are included below: Assisting in providing client monies ledger reports for fee earners. Co-coordinating theMore

  • Graduate Paralegal / Secretary – £25k x 2

    Expanding boutique law firm in the City are looking for two graduates who either have a  degree and preferably the LPC although not essential. The roles will be assisting a team of Partners in an aspirational near start up. The work they handle is a combination of global corporate and arbitration clients and the highMore

  • Law Firm Administrator

    Expanding law firm are looking for someone with decent IT skills and excellent client skills to be trained in all aspects of office administration. The role will include scanning and storing of documents, distribution of post, managing inboxes and databases, liaising with suppliers, covering reception, organising couriers etc. An ideal role for either a collegeMore

  • Paralegal / Secretary – Property

    Leading property law firm are looking for a proactive property paralegal / secretary to assist their ambitiously growing property team. As well as providing legal secretarial support, the role will include extensive contact with clients and you will also be expected to provide some paralegal support to the Partner. This role is ideal if youMore

  • Residential Property Paralegal

    Expanding Chelmsford based law firm are looking to recruit an experienced conveyancing assistant to join a highly reputable and successful residential property team. The key responsibilities of the role are listed below: taking instructions from clients; sending terms and conditions of business and estimates of fees and disbursements; carrying out all ID checks of clients;More

  • Private Client Solicitor
    £negotiable depending on experience

    Leading London firm are looking to recruit a solicitor for their busy private client team to look after the interests of HNW international and VIP clients. The team deals with high net worth individuals, both in the UK and abroad, in a wide range of trust and probate work. There will be a lot ofMore

  • Temporary Legal Secretaries / Legal PA’s

    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

  • NQ Charities Solicitor

    Boutique law firm who provide specialist legal advice to charities, not for profit and religious organisations are looking for an NQ – 1 PQE to assist their highly regarded charities team. Ideally you will have done a seat in a charities team during training, or have a genuine interest in and desire to progress inMore