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Legal Jobs in London

Based in the centre of London, BCL Legal specialise exclusively in legal recruitment and have extensive knowledge of the recruitment needs of the legal profession in London both in private practice and in house. 

BCL Legal recruit for a wide selection of paralegal and solicitor jobs in London and our specialist consultants are happy to offer advice and guidance to lawyers thinking about the next step in their legal career. 

Showing the most recent 74 jobs in Greater London

Family Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £65000.00


Senior Family Law Solicitor

A senior family law solicitor with 5 years plus PQE is sought by a well regarded, multi-discipline law firm to join as Head of Family Law Department at their Hammersmith, West London office. You will be managing an existing close-knit team of family lawyers and supervising a wide spectrum of family law matters.

Family Law Solicitor

  • £25000.00 - £40000.00

Family Law Solicitor

An ambitious family law solicitor with 1plus PQE is sought by a leading multi-discipline law firm to join their busy family law department based at their Hammersmith, West London office. The successful candidate will work across all areas of, private and publicly funded, family law matters including but not limited to care proceedings, court protection and injunctions, contact proceedings as well as divorce and separation.

Inquests Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £65000.00

Inquests solicitor. This top tier London insurance litigation firm seek an experienced healthcare inquest solicitor with 2 plus years PQE to join their specialist London based defendant clinical negligence team. On offer is an excellent salary and benefits package.

Motor Prosecutions Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Motor prosecution solicitor. We are working with a national insurance firm in London with a well regarded Motor Prosecution team. Due to expansion they are looking for a qualified solicitor (and fully accredited police station representative) with experience in representing drivers charged with driving offences. This is a London based role.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £55000.00

Private Client Solicitor

A long standing multi-discipline law firm rated by the Legal 500 for their private client services is looking to recruit a talented NQ-4PQE private client solicitor for their Upminster office. The new recruit will be working on a wide array of private client matters namely, wills, trusts, probate, estate administrations and tax planning.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

Private Client Solicitor.
A private client solicitor with 1-3 years PQE is sought by a Legal 500, multi-disciplinary law firm to join their South West London (Putney) office. The successful candidate will be an exciting addition to the already established private client team and will be working primarily on UK domestic issues.

Defendant Personal Injury Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

Defendant EL/PL - Fixed Term Contract

Leading international insurance law firm seeks a Solicitor or Legal Executive with defendant EL and PL experience on a month fixed term contract basis. The role will be offered on an initial term of three months with a view to extending thereafter.

Competition Lawyer

  • £90000.00 - £125000.00

Competition Lawyer - Interim

We are working with a leading City firm who seek to hire an experienced Competition lawyer on an interim basis to assist with an influx of work.
The appointment will be on a temporary basis initially but may lead to a longer fixed term contract or permanent hire.

Clinical Negligence Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Clinical negligence solicitor. BCL legal are working with a leading national firm in London, who are seeking to hire both a newly qualified solicitor and an experienced clinical negligence solicitor to join their expanding team which is due to growth. On offer is a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Industrial Disease Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £65000.00

Industrial Disease Solicitor - Fixed Term Contract

This London industrial disease practice seeks to recruit an experienced defendant or claimant industrial/occupational disease solicitor, with experience in asbestos related disease. Defendant or claimant disease backgrounds will be considered and the firm are flexible regarding level of PQE from 2 PQE plus.

Structured Finance Associate

  • £90000.00 - £125000.00

Structured Finance Associate - Fixed Term Contract

Highly regarded International law firm seeks a structured finance solicitor to cover maternity leave, starting later this summer.

Joining a highly regarded structured finance team that is renowned for its high quality work you will assist on some complex and high profile deals. This role is offered on a contract basis and is expected to last for between six and 12 months and the anticipated start date is July or August of this year.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £48000.00

NQ Private Client Solicitor

A well regarded Central London law practice is looking to recruit a NQ-1PQE private client solicitor into its Legal 500 rated private client team. The successful candidate will handle a varied caseload of private client matters to include wills, trusts, tax planning, estate administrations and court of protection.

Commercial Lawyer

  • £50000.00 - £70000.00

Commercial Lawyer - Fixed Term Contract.

National firm seeks an experienced commercial solicitor to join their team based in London. This team carries out high quality and complex projects work for its clients, some of whom are public sector bodies.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £70000.00 - £120000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor.

Commercial Property Solicitor. BCL Legal's London office is instructed by a highly ranked legal 500 practice in London. This commercial property team are renowned for the quality of their work, advising FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 companies on a range of commercial property matters throughout the UK. With offices in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, United States and Latin America and a presence in global commercial and financial markets, this is truly a unique opportun

Industrial Disease Solicitors

  • Negotiable

Industrial disease solicitors, London. One of the largest defendant personal injury firms seek a defendant industrial disease solicitors including a newly qualified solicitor and a more experienced solicitor with one to five years PQE. Experience in industrial disease is desirable. You will be based in the firm's London office where you will handle your own caseload on behalf of a range of insurer clients.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £65000.00

Private Client Solicitor

A multi-disciplinary law firm located in the West End of London is looking to recruit a private client solicitor with 2 years plus PQE to deal with a wide range of private client matters. The successful candidate will handle an exciting caseload consisting of wills, trust, estate administration, tax and succession planning.

Claimant Clinical Negligence

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

Legal 500 rated claimant clinical negligence firm in Central London seek a 5 PQE claimant clinical negligence solicitor to join their highly successful clinical negligence team. The successful candidate will ideally have experience of dealing with a wide variety of clinical areas.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £50000.00 - £75000.00

Private Client Solicitor.
Great opportunity for an experienced private client solicitor with 5 plus PQE to join a medium sized multi-disciplinary firm based in a trendy part of London. The successful candidate will be joining the firm's established wealth and estate planning team.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £28000.00 - £45000.00

NQ Private Client Solicitor.
A multi-disciplinary West End law firm is in search of an ambitious NQ-2PQE private client solicitor to compliment their existing private client department. You will work alongside a close-knit but talented team of private client lawyers on a wide spectrum of private client matters namely, wills, trusts, probate and estate administrations with an international element.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £60000.00

4PQE plus Private Client Solicitor

A long standing South London based law firm seeks an ambitious 4 PQE plus private client solicitor to join as Head of Private Client Department to handle and supervise all matters of private client work namely, wills, trust, probate and estate administrations.

Residential Property Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £45000.00

Residential Conveyancer

We are working with a small high street practice based in South West London, who are seeking to appoint an experienced Residential Conveyancer.

Sought is an experienced residential property solicitor, legal executive or licensed conveyancer who has upwards of 5 years PQE and the ability to run their files independently and without supervision.

Planning Lawyer - Fixed Term Contract

  • £90000.00 - £800000.00

Planning Solicitor - Fixed Term Contract

We are instructed by a leading international firm that seeks to recruit a planning lawyer on a six to 12 month fixed term contract basis.

Joining a highly respected planning team the successful candidate will advise a broad client portfolio on planning and environmental matters.

Private Client Locum

  • £35.00 - £40.00

Private Client Locum

We are working with a firm based in North London who have an urgent and immediate needs for an experienced Private Client locum to join them to assist with an existing caseload of probate files.

Sought is private client solicitor or legal executive with upwards of 6-7 years PQE who can manage files independently and has a large amount of face to face client experience.

Shipping Litigation Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Commercially-minded shipping/marine litigation solicitor sought to handle and assist in handling of shipping/marine insurance, wet and dry shipping, and non-marine insurance property and liability disputes. This London based role will include some non-contentious shipping work. Some overseas travel may be required.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

1-4 PQE Private Client Solicitor. A leading Legal 500 ranked firm for private client work in the South East seeks a talented private client lawyer with 1-4 PQE to join their London office. The successful candidate will be an exciting new addition to the firm's existing Wills, Estates & Tax Planning Team who advice on all matters of private client work namely, wills, trusts, estate administrations and tax planning for high net-worth individuals with interests in UK and abroad.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £50000.00 - £60000.00

Private Client Solicitor A long-standing Legal 500 firm based in Central London is looking to bring on board a talented private client solicitor with 1-2PQE to work on an exciting array of private client matters including providing advice to high net-worth individuals and their families, based in UK and abroad, on estate planning options, wills, lasting powers of attorney, trusts and tax efficient solutions.

Private Client Solicitor

  • Negotiable

NQ Private Client Solicitor

My client, a Legal 500 national firms seeks an ambitious private client solicitor with up to 2PQE to join its London office to work on a wide and exciting array of high net-worth private client matters including but not limited to probate, estate administration, estate and succession planning for UK and non-UK domiciled individuals as well as lasting powers of attorney and applications to the court of protection.

NQ Private Client Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £45000.00

NQ Private Client Solicitor

A highly regarded multi-disciplinary Central London law firm seeks an ambitious NQ-2PQE private client solicitor to join its Legal 500 rated private client team to work across all areas of private client work including but not limited to wills, probate, trust planning for UK and off-shore based high net-worth individuals and families.

Industrial Disease Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Industrial disease solicitor, London. One of the largest defendant personal injury firms seek a defendant industrial disease solicitor with 1 years PQE. Experience in industrial disease is required. You will be based in the firm's London office where you will handle your own caseload on behalf of a range of insurer clients. On offer is a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £90000.00

Private Client Solicitor.



An excellent opportunity has arisen for a skilled private client solicitor with 1 year plus PQE to join a global, multi-disciplinary magic circle firm at their Central London office. You will be joining a team of world class lawyers to work on a wide range of private client matters namely, onshore and offshore trusts, wills, gifts as well as tax and trust advice to wealthy individuals, charities and as part of existing commercial transactions.

Defendant Personal Injury Role

  • Negotiable

Personal injury paralegal. BCL Legal have been instructed on a defendant personal injury paralegal role for a top tier firm in London. On offer is a competitive salary and benefits. Here you will take responsibility of your own caseload of defendant fast and multi track international travel RTA claims and you will have the opportunity to further develop your career with a leading national practice.

Private Client Solicitor (Charity)

  • £50000.00 - £70000.00

A Legal 500 full service commercial law firm based in Central London is looking for a 4 PQE plus private client solicitor to join their renowned charity and social enterprise department. The firm represents a number of high profile public interest organisations such as charities, social enterprises, social finance institutions and public authorities.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £75000.00

Headquartered in London with offices in the UK, Europe and the Middle East, this firm's private client team acts for some of the world's richest families. This is a superb opportunity for a two plus PQE private client solicitor to manage their own workload and work as part of this large and very successful private client team.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £70000.00 - £90000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor
Commercial Property Solicitor is sought for the London office of this long standing top 100 UK legal practice.

The role will focus on large scale regeneration and development schemes and will provide a fantastic opportunity for a senior lawyer to assist in growing a practice which is already a leader in its field.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £55000.00 - £80000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor
Commercial Property Solicitor role. Our client is a leading London based top 100 UK law firm with a strong profile for its commercial real estate work.

Our client, whilst centred in London, operates with a national outlook and its real estate team continues to attract clients including public quoted companies and private investors and developers in addition to retail sector clients who need ongoing commercial property advice.

Real Estate Solicitor

  • £65000.00 - £75000.00

Real Estate Solicitor
Real Estate Solicitor role - our client is a leading full service international firm with a stand out reputation for its real estate practice group.

The real estate team advises on all aspects of commercial real estate with an emphasis on real estate investment, development, landlord and tenant and broader property finance work across a range of sectors.

Real Estate Finance Solicitor

  • £70000.00 - £90000.00

Our client, a boutique real estate practice, seeks to recruit a banking/finance lawyer with real estate finance experience.

Joining a team that acts for a range of clients the successful candidate will focus principally on real estate matters and in particular be responsible for advising on and drafting loan agreements.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £50000.00 - £75000.00

Private Client Solicitor.

A private client solicitor with at least 2 PQE is sought by a Legal 500 firm with a long-standing reputation for world-class private client work. The award winning team is renowned for advising high-net-worth entrepreneurs and business leaders on all areas of private client work

There are many advantages to gaining a legal job in London that few other large cities are able to provide. Some of the immediate benefits candidates enjoy when living in London include close proximity to fantastic sporting and entertainment events, as well as being surrounded by historical testaments to the law and politics of the land.

Where your legal career could lead

At BCL our law recruitment connections in London are of the highest quality and offer candidates extremely desirable roles to make their start towards a top position.

London is the epicentre of UK law and politics, and is where many lawyers aim to be at the peak of their career. The history of London’s law courts is one reason why lawyers strive so hard to be part of the city’s legacy working in buildings such as the Old Bailey and the Royal Courts of Justice.

The capital is also home to one of the world’s largest financial districts as it houses Goldman Sachs, the European Investment Bank and Morgan Stanley to name a few. Financial institutions such as these provide opportunities for lawyers and paralegals seeking in-house positions at world renowned corporations.

Working on the Strand in the City of Westminster provides ample opportunity for ambitious, talented lawyers who are driven to succeed in their careers as well as plenty of cultural opportunities.

Law Recruitment in London

Law recruitment in London is equally as competitive as the industry itself, as the top firms fight for the most talented lawyers.

From our office in the heart of London, you can remain confident that our relationships provide each candidate with the quality of opportunities you hope for to progress in your legal career.

Through regularly updating the legal posts available in London we ensure we are ahead of the curve; this way we are in a position to enhance your prospects whether you are a solicitor, legal secretary or hoping to take the next step towards becoming a partner.

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