Six month full time fixed term contract
Salary in the region of £25,000 pro-rata

4 Paper Buildings are looking to recruit a full time legal assistant on a six month fixed term contract.

This is a new position in chambers and has been established to assist barristers with legal research and case preparation.

The successful candidate will:


  • Have a minimum of one years experience in Family Law having ideally worked as a paralegal or legal researcher/assistant for a family law firm or barrister’s chambers.
  • Have a law degree (LLB or BA or equivalent) or other undergraduate degree plus law conversion (GDL or equivalent).
  • Have outstanding communication skills
  • Work well as part of a team and on your own initiative
  • Be proactive, professional and detail orientated.

To apply, please email your CV, covering letter and a completed Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form to