Group shot of Beswicks new family team


Our family team is expanding. We’re looking for an experienced family paralegal. Here are the details:

Family Paralegal

Based at our head office in Campbell Road, Stoke-on-Trent, your role will be to support our busy family law team.

As well as working for a modern law firm with a 100-year history, you will benefit from an excellent benefits package, flexible working and a friendly, fun culture.

Job opportunity:

We are looking for a paralegal to join our family team. You must be an excellent communicator who is committed to delivering an outstanding service to clients.

You will be responsible for supporting the team with all aspects of family work. Your role will include client meetings, communication with clients and professionals, drafting letters and documents, preparing court bundles and attending at court with counsel.

Experience working in a law firm within a family team is essential.

We operate a hybrid working model with most employees working from home 2-3 days each week.

The benefits:

  • Competitive package – great salary, generous holidays, flexible working, day off for your birthday.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities.
  • Talented, experienced team to learn from.
  • Staff parties, events, socials and charity fundraising.

Working for Beswicks:

Beswicks Legal has a strong reputation for delivering quality work and outstanding results. We have a friendly culture, a clear vision and strong values. Our core values support our goal of being our clients’ trusted advisers.

Beswicks services the legal needs of a wide range of businesses and individuals, providing expert advice in the following areas:

  • Family law
  • Residential property
  • Wills and estates
  • Commercial property
  • Corporate and commercial law
  • Dispute resolution
  • Employment law
  • Debt recovery
  • Sports law

We are based in modern office buildings and have invested heavily in technology and infrastructure.

We are proud to offer clear pathways to career progression, from training contracts to associateships. We believe in growing our own talent and have a strong track record of supporting and retaining trainees right through to partner level.

If you are keen to work in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment and enjoy being part of a strong, supportive team, we’d love to hear from you.

Our Family Law team:

Our expert team advises on the full range of family law matters, including:

  • Divorce and relationship breakdown
  • Child arrangements orders and child maintenance
  • Financial issues
  • Business interests
  • Pre and post-nuptial agreements
  • Cohabitations agreements
  • Separation agreements
  • Domestic violence and injunctions

How to apply:

Please send your CV and a covering letter to The closing date for applications is Thursday 29 February 2024.