Training & Careers

Current Vacancies (Sept 2021):

1.  Residential Conveyancer:

Solicitor or legal executive to manage a busy caseload as part of a dedicated team focussed on providing a high standard, personal service to clients. 

This role requires:

  • a high level of professional competence and attainment; 
  • demonstrable facility with case management software and MS Office
  • excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • good organisation skills and time-management and
  • personal integrity and vocational interest in legal practice.

The post offers scope for long-term career development.

Job Type: Full-time

Starting salary: from £36,000 pa according to experience and seniority

 

1.  Family Paralegal:

Personal Assistant: provide active and structured support to partner including casework & practice administration;

Paralegal Casework Support: provide legal support to family & private client team members, including attending and making notes of meetings, research & drafting, client communications and progressing case files under supervision; effectively utilising available speech recognition and case management software as well as MS Office;

Attributes:

This role requires:

  • strong academic attainment to degree standard - law degree + LPC preferred
  • demonstrable facility with MS Office, specifically Word & Excel
  • excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • good organisation skills and time-management and
  • a high level of personal integrity and vocational interest in legal practice

Job Type: Full-time

Starting salary: £22,000 to £24,000 pa

General Vacancies

DMP are a firm with a clear professional ethos which seeks to balance the business of providing legal services with the vocational role of lawyers serving their community.    We welcome applications to join us from solicitors and other legal professionals who share our outlook and can demonstrate a committment to excellence and an established following.   

Trainee Solicitor Vacancies

We are currently accepting applications from candidates seeking a training contract in spring or autumn 2022.  

Summer Work Experience

We welcome applications for easter or summer work experience from law students.

Applications or expressions of interest for a position with the firm or work experience may be submitted by letter or email addressed to Bill Montague (billmontague@dextermontague.co.uk) accompanied by a current CV.