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

  • Corporate Legal PA

    Major global firm are looking for a legal PA to assist four partners in their London office and the role will combine both legal secretarial work and also an extensive list of PA / EA duties. This is an excellent opportunity for a legal secretary / legal PA who wants to take on more responsibilityMore

  • Family Law Legal Secretary
    £to £36,000 + benefits

    Progressive City law firm are looking for a family law legal secretary to assist their Head of Department. The role will be an interesting mixture of PA and secretarial work and will include diary management, liaising with clients, assisting with event organisation and drafting documents. You will also be trained to take on some paralegalMore

  • Conveyancing Legal Secretary / Paralegal

    Prestigious London law firm are looking for a legal secretary to work in their busy residential conveyancing team. This is a busy and interesting hybrid role and will involve secretarial duties such as audio and copy typing, diary management, travel organisation etc. but there will also be the opportunity to take on paralegal responsibilities assistingMore

  • Legal Secretary – Contract for 12 Months – US Law Firm

    One of our clients, a prestigious US firm, are looking to recruit a Legal PA / Legal Secretary to assist a Partner team in their London office. This role will involve extensive diary management and so you must be extremely well organised and used to managing busy schedules. A selection of other duties are included belowMore

  • Paralegal with Training Contract Secured

    Ideal opportunity for an LPC graduate who is looking to gain high quality experience in an internationally renowned firm before starting their training contract. Experience as a paralegal isn’t required but you do need exceptional academics and the potential to be a top future litigator. This is a boutique firm who specialise in litigation andMore

  • Conveyancing Legal Secretary / Residential Property Legal PA x2

    We are currently recruiting for several London law firms, who require residential property legal PAs / conveyancing legal secretaries. If you have a legal secretarial background in residential property (at least one year) then please do apply. Salaries are up to £40k on two of the positions. You must have good IT and secretarial skills,More

  • Secretary / Paralegal Hybrid Role – Residential Property / Conveyancing

    Prestigious London law firm are looking for a paralegal / legal secretary to work in their busy residential conveyancing team. Ideally they would like a law graduate with excellent typing skills and previous secretarial experience (the secretarial experience doesn’t have to be from a law firm). This is a hybrid role and will involve secretarialMore

  • IT Analyst / IT Support
    £32,000 (negotiable depending on experience)

    An exceptional opportunity for someone with at least one years’ experience in IT to join an ambitious and expanding small law firm to be mentored and trained to take over the IT function of the firm. You will be providing efficient and professional telephone and desk-side support for all IT and Telecoms queries including softwareMore

  • Float Legal Secretary
    £40,000 + benefits

    Established Holborn-based law firm are looking for an experienced legal secretary to work as a firmwide float, assisting a number of different teams including employment, property, family, dispute resolution and private client. They need a legal secretary with excellent IT and document skills as well as the ability to organise their diaries and travel arrangements.More

  • Private Client Legal PA / Trust and Probate Legal Secretary

    Expanding City law firm are looking to recruit an experienced private client legal secretary / legal PA. You will be assisting a small team of two partners and they will need full PA and secretarial support as they travel extensively, not only organising all travel and diary management but liaising directly with clients whilst theyMore

  • Construction Paralegal
    £negotiable depending on experience

    Prestigious, well-known law firm, whose London office is in the heart of the City, are looking for a construction paralegal to assist their small team and get involved with all aspects of the work. The partner is happy to delegate as much responsibility as you are able to cope with and is looking for anMore

  • Team Legal Secretary

    Well-known, prestigious law firm are looking for a legal secretary with only one years’ experience to assist one of their growing teams. They are happy to see a legal secretary with a background in any area of litigation but it is essential that you have excellent secretarial skills in particular audio and copy typing. YouMore

  • Legal IT Analyst / Software Analyst / Programmer / Developer

    Elite City firm are looking for an experienced Software Analyst to join an IT team of five. The role will be to assist the IT Department in providing support for the firms databases, and the day-to-day operation, management, maintenance, development and enhancement of both third-party and in-house developed business software applications. This is a hybrid roleMore

  • Residential Property Legal PA / Conveyancing Secretary

    A rare opportunity for a residential property legal secretary to work for a high profile Partner at a leading London property law firm. The work will predominantly be high end residential property but there will also be a small amount of commercial work. The role will include extensive client contact as well as handling allMore

  • Litigation and Family Legal Secretary / Legal PA

    Prestigious London law firm are looking for a legal secretary with litigation or family experience to join their existing support team and assist with all aspects of PA and legal secretarial work. The role will be a 50/50 split between family and litigation and experience is essential in either area (or both). This is a reallyMore

  • Credit Controller – Part Time – 3 Days a Week
    £28,000 Pro Rata

    Prestigious law firm, based a short walk from Fenchurch Street Station, are looking for an accounts assistant / credit controller to work 3 days a week. Ideally you will have some experience in a law firm but they are happy to see someone with 6 months’ accounts experience in a corporate environment. A selection ofMore

  • Litigation Paralegal

    Top tier London law firm, based in the City, are looking for a 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. The partner is happy to delegate as much responsibility as you are able toMore

  • Trainee Legal Secretary
    £25,000 + benefits

    Leading London law firm are looking for someone to take over a dual role of assisting with all general office administration as well as performing basic secretarial tasks including typing up legal correspondence and reports for a team of lawyers. In time, you will be trained up to take on a full legal secretarial role.More

  • Receptionist

    Really friendly Central London law firm are looking for a trainee receptionist to provide front of house support and excellent customer service to all clients and visitors. This is a busy law firm with a large number of visitors every day so you will be expected to meet and greet all clients and show themMore

  • Litigation Legal PA / Legal Secretary

    Holborn law firm are looking for an experienced litigation legal secretary to provide PA support primarily to their Senior Partner but also to work as part of a team. The role will include liaising with clients and Counsel and the courts as well as all diary management and travel organisation. Solid secretarial skills and atMore

  • Paralegal / LPC Graduate

    A well-established and highly respected commercial law firm are looking for an LPC graduate to join their team as a paralegal with the possibility of being offered a training contract down the line. You will be dealing with a variety of areas including corporate, employment and property. They are looking for someone with very strongMore

  • Team Legal Secretary – Litigation

    A rare opportunity for a legal secretary with only one years’ experience to join a top London law firm, whose office is based close to Holborn. This is a busy role and so it is essential that you have excellent secretarial skills including a typing speed of at least 65 wpm. The team deals withMore

  • 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