Careers

We welcome enquiries from talented individuals who espouse the Sheppersons ethos and would like to join our team.

United by a wholehearted dedication to our clients, we are committed to engendering a supportive working atmosphere, in which teamwork, creative thinking and our client-first approach are fundamental. We believe our clients need our support, as well as our legal expertise and up-to-date knowledge of the ever-changing legal landscape, and aim to serve them as a dependable ally, providing comfort and reassurance as we work towards the best possible outcome.

We are interested in hearing from individuals who can deliver a high level of client service and display responsibility, creativity and initiative. We can offer a positive, facilitative working environment, professional development and opportunities for career progression. We expect hard work from all the team but also recognise the importance of free time and make sure that life outside the office is given due respect.

If you are a specialist in one legal field or have a broad base of skills that you can apply across a range of practice areas, and feel that you can be a valuable member of the Sheppersons team, we would like to hear from you. Please send your CV and references with a covering letter to careers@sheppersons.co.uk.

We will treat your enquiry with the strictest confidence.

Legal
Secretary

Gatwick, West Sussex

The Law Firm Group Ltd is seeking a self-motivated individual for a position within the Conveyancing Department.

Family Law Solicitor

East Sussex

The Law Firm Group Ltd is seeking a self-motivated individual for a position within the Family Law Department.

Private Client Solicitor

Cromer, Norfolk

The Law Firm Group Ltd is seeking a self-motivated individual who has experience in Wills, Probate and Trusts.

Conveyancing Solicitor

Gatwick, West Sussex

The Law Firm Group Ltd is seeking a self-motivated individual for a position within the Conveyancing Department.

Legal Secretary

Location: GATWICK, WEST SUSSEX

Job Type: FULL TIME

The Law Firm Group Ltd is seeking a self-motivated individual for a position within the Conveyancing Department. The Company is expanding rapidly across the UK with the acquisition of legal firms. Working in the County Oak, Gatwick office, the successful candidate’s role will require him/her to assist within the department.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • To act as a point of contact between the clients in the absence of, or at the request of, the fee earners; taking telephone calls, making appointments, conveying messages and assisting with simple queries of a factual nature.
  • Ensuring that all documents and files are kept in an orderly manner and in accordance with such procedures as are in place within the Company.
  • Provide cover for Reception / Telephonist as required.
  • Undertake all tasks consistent with a legal secretarial role e.g. scanning, photocopying, sending and receiving facsimiles.
  • To attend Court, to sit behind Counsel as may be necessary, taking a full note of the proceedings and reporting to the fee earner concerned.

The requirements are:

  • You must be well spoken and presentable.
  • Must be able to handle own workload with minimal supervision.
  • It would be advantageous to have a working knowledge of DPS Software and/or Microsoft Outlook.
  • Be willing to learn our cloud-based Case Management System and digital dictation software.
  • To work in a paper-light environment.
  • Have good organisational skills with an ability to prioritise your own workload.
  • Have excellent time management skills.
  • Be able to parachute into new projects and see them to completion.
  • You must have at least 5 years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Commercial conveyancing experience would be a huge advantage.

To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter explaining why you believe you’re suited to the position.