Last updated: Friday 06 March, 2020
Vacancies for Community Care, Public Law and CAPA solicitors

About the Job

We are one of the UK’s leading legal aid firms.
We are recruiting for solicitors to join our Public Law department.
We are looking for individuals committed to working for our clients in their legal proceedings against government. In return we offer a home within a community of dedicated professionals and a supportive environment in which to thrive in your career.
We are actively committed to increasing the diversity of our department and to breaking down the barriers that prevent many from entering the legal profession. We recognise the significant benefits of a diverse and meaningfully inclusive team for the continued success of our department and for the clients that we represent.
We particularly encourage applications from individuals who are from under-represented groups within the profession.
Solicitor role:
We looking for 0–3 year qualified solicitors who meet or who are able to meet the Legal Aid Agency supervisor qualification in the Community Care and/or Claims against Public Authorities categories. In addition you will have a demonstrable commitment to representing migrants and refugees.
Salary: From £32,000 according to experience.
Person specifications, job descriptions and application forms for all three roles are located on the current vacancies page at
Please email the completed application form and equality monitoring form to
Deadline for applications: Monday 6 April 2020
“Wilsons has a visceral understanding of the importance of fighting for the civil liberties of the weakest and most vulnerable, which is evidenced in all they do... Second-to-none experience in immigration-related public law. Compassionate lawyers who put their clients first.” Legal 500
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