Careers Early Careers Paralegals


Working as a paralegal at B P Collins is a great introduction to working within a law firm with exposure to a wide range of different matters and a supportive learning environment. It is the ideal opportunity to be considered for our training contract with the potential to lead to qualify as solicitors.

Paralegals will work in one of our practice groups assisting the team with a range of tasks including: liaising with clients, preparing documents, drafting correspondence and organising meetings.

It’s not all about work, we also have an active social committee which put on different events each month and we regularly support charities and other organisations through volunteering and partnerships.

Meet our paralegals.


About you:

We are looking for bright and enthusiastic candidates with a good level of academic achievement and the desire and talent for a career in law. You will be a creative thinker with a proactive and confident approach to work. You will enjoy working in a team in a fast-paced environment. You will have a strong desire to learn and enhance your knowledge.

You should have completed or be working towards a degree in law, or post graduate diploma in law, with a minimum 2:1 achieved or predicted grade.

You must have a keen interest in pursuing a career in law.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • 23 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Cycle to work loan
  • Free eye tests
  • Modern offices in Gerrards Cross
  • Free parking
  • Free breakfast and refreshments at our Gerrards Cross office

How to apply:

The first stage of the process is an online application form which includes a CV and cover letter. You should use this stage to tell us about your grades at school/college and university, your work experience, your hobbies and interests outside of work, why you’ve chosen a career in law and why you feel you would be a good fit for BP Collins.

Successful candidates will be invited to attend an initial screening interview with a member of the HR team and to complete a number of assessments.

The final stage of the process is an interview at our offices in Gerrards Cross.

Please follow this link for current Paralegal vacancies.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please email Maria Jefcoate in our HR team at hradmin@bpcollins.co.uk.

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