Find a job in law and join our team

Switalskis is a Lexcel accredited firm providing legal advice and representation in thirteen Yorkshire locations.

As well as working with some of the most experienced and skilled lawyers and legal support staff in Yorkshire, new employees at Switalskis may enjoy a range of fantastic staff benefits, including:

  • Group Life Assurance Scheme – 4 x gross annual salary
  • Group Income Protection – applicable after 26 weeks of absence
  • Group Critical Illness – 1 x gross annual salary
  • Bupa Wellbeing Plan (including membership for up to 4 children)
  • Membership of Perkbox, a staff reward/voucher scheme
  • Contractual Sick Pay entitlement
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rated)
  • Additional ½ day holiday for Christmas Eve and New Years’ Eve
  • Child care voucher scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • 10% top up on maternity pay for first 6 weeks of Statutory Maternity Leave
  • Recruitment bonus payments
  • Remote working flexibility (role dependant)
  • Parking (role dependant)
  • Company mobile phone and iPad (role dependant)

Please note: We do not accept applications from agencies.

If you’re keen to find a job in law, here are our current vacancies:

Fee-earning roles

Family Lawyers

Across North and West Yorkshire

Switalskis Solicitors are looking to recruit two experienced Family lawyers with particular experience in handling complex financial applications. Both part and full time Family Solicitors will be considered. One position will be based within our Honley office and the second will be based at our York City Centre office.

Previous experience of working within a publicly funded environment is preferential for either position.

Switalskis offers competitive salaries together with a generous benefits package including, company pension, Bupa Wellbeing plan, group income protection, group life insurance and group critical illness cover.

To apply for this position please send a CV and a covering letter directly to:

Miss M Paga, HR Manager
Switalskis Solicitors
NU House,
High Street,
Huddersfield
HD1 2LR

Or apply via email.

Conveyancer

Dewsbury

Switalskis Solicitors are seeking a full time fee earner to join our CQS Accredited property team.

The successful candidate will be based at our Dewsbury office, located in the town centre a minute away from the train station. They will have responsibility for a busy case load and will work alongside other fee earning and support staff in that office. All applicants should have experience of working within a conveyancing team and be able to efficiently manage their case load with regular support and supervision.

The ability to work as part of a team is essential in this role, as is a commitment to a high standard of client care.

If you think you are the right person for this role, please apply by sending your CV and covering letter to:

Miss M Paga, HR Manager
Switalskis Solicitors
NU House,
High Street,
Huddersfield
HD1 2LR

Or apply via email.


Legal secretaries/admin support

New Build Administration Assistant

Leeds

Our head of New Build Conveyancing, Richard Wisnia, is looking for an Administration Assistant to join his growing team. Based at our Leeds office, the role will involve carrying out crucial administrative functions within the new build conveyancing process as part of a larger team under Richard’s supervision.

The right candidate will have the following key skills:

  1. Be able to work well under pressure
  2. Be able to work well as part of a team
  3. Have a keen eye for detail
  4. Have excellent customer/client communication skills
  5. IT literacy

Previous conveyancing experience is essential for this role, however full training will be provided in relation to specific areas.

To apply for this position please send your CV and covering letter to:

Miss M Paga, HR Manager
Switalskis Solicitors
NU House,
High Street,
Huddersfield
HD1 2LR

Or apply via email.

Receptionist – Full time

Sheffield

Switalskis are looking to recruit an experienced receptionist for our new Sheffield office on Paradise Square. The position is immediately available.

Applications will be considered from candidates who have a previous knowledge of working within a busy law firm reception or similar profession. Applicants should be able to work efficiently, providing outstanding service to our clients.

As being the office first point of contact, applicants will need to ensure they are professional in their appearance and follow an appropriate dress code. This role will also have additional administrative jobs allocated as appropriate for the office, details of which will be provided at interview.

Switalskis offer competitive salary packages and a range of company benefits including BUPA Cash plan, Group Life Assurance, Group Critical Illness and Group Income Protection as well as Company pension scheme and membership to Perkbox, a staff reward/voucher scheme.

If you think you are the right person for this role, please apply by sending your CV confirming previous experience and covering letter to:

Miss M Paga, HR Manager
Switalskis Solicitors
NU House,
High Street,
Huddersfield
HD1 2LR

Or apply via email.