GT Stewart is a Legal 500 and Chambers UK recommended firm currently recruiting for a crime paralegal to join the Youth Team at our East Dulwich office.

This is a full time position with the post-holder being responsible for providing comprehensive support to fee earners, to include: drafting documents, attending clients and completing public funding applications. The firm will consider applications from those seeking permanent positions as well as those interested in a 12-month fixed term contract.

The successful candidate will have a passion for criminal defence work, strong organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure. They will have a keen interest in youth justice and be able to demonstrate experience of engaging with young people, either through their employment or working within the community.  They will have completed either a law degree or the GDL. Ideally candidates will also have completed the LPC or BPTC, although this is not necessarily essential. They will also either already have police station accreditation or a commitment to obtaining this.

Salary and benefits will be negotiable and will reflect experience or potential of the candidate.

Please send a CV and covering letter to recruitment@gtstewart.co.uk