Careers

As a firm, we are proud of our people, their achievements, and the exceptional level of professional service that they deliver for our clients.

We believe in sharing rewards, in supporting each other, and actively encouraging opportunities to develop. We respect individuality and recognise that talents and personalities are many and varied. Whilst expecting commitment to the highest levels of client care and professional service, we also want people to enjoy what they do with a large measure of fun and good humour.

Whether you are looking for a career in secretarial, legal or other specialist areas of our business, if you thrive on the freedom to fulfil your potential within a supportive, friendly team, then give us a call on 01242 574244  or send us an email. Details of any specific current vacancies will be listed on this page.

For details of the Hughes Paddison Training Contract Programme, please click here.


Role: Litigation Solicitor

We are looking for an experienced solicitor to join our busy, friendly litigation department. You will need to have around 3-6 years’ PQE, preferably want to work full time (although we will consider part time for the right candidate), and be enthusiastic about joining the team and getting stuck in to a varied and interesting caseload.

Experience is required in general civil/commercial litigation, property litigation and contentious probate. You will be working with a team of 7, assisting the 2 Directors on large matters, handling your own caseload, and helping to supervise the department’s junior and trainee solicitors. This is an opportunity to become a vital part of the team, with good career prospects in a progressive, exciting firm. 

An attractive package is on offer, including generous holidays, non-contractual flexi-time, a competitive salary, and all the usual perks. 

If you think that you have the necessary experience, and this opportunity is of interest to you, please contact our Office Manager, Teresa Dalton, by post to 10 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, GL50 3DA or by email with your CV and covering letter.
 

Training Contract Applications – Autumn 2019 and Spring 2020

The Directors of Hughes Paddison are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for law graduates who will have passed their LPC by Summer 2019 and that meet our rigorous criteria for training contract positions. You can learn more about Training Contract Programme here.

During a training contract with Hughes Paddison you will have the opportunity to experience different service areas in our core work to include:

Family

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Private Client

Residential and Commercial Conveyancing

Corporate Commercial

Trained supervisors will guide you through your training contract and your progress will be appraised regularly.

Please email your details to Rosalin Gautam and an application form will be forwarded to you for completion, which please return by post to our company together with your CV and a covering letter. 

Applicants for placements in September 2019 and March 2020 can be made forthwith.  The closing date for both placements will be 1st June 2019. Applicants will be advised mid June if they have been successful in securing an interview/assessment.

Training Contract Applications – Autumn 2020

The Directors of Hughes Paddison are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for law graduates who will have passed their LPC by Summer 2020 and that meet our rigorous criteria for training contract positions. You can learn more about our Training Contract Programme here.

During a training contract with Hughes Paddison you will have the opportunity to experience different service areas in our core work to include:

Family

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Private Client

Residential and Commercial Conveyancing

Corporate Commercial

Trained supervisors will guide you through your training contract and your progress will be appraised regularly.

 

Please email your details to Rosalin Gautam and an application form will be forwarded to you for completion, which please return by post to our company together with your CV and a covering letter. 

Applications for placements in September 2020 can be made forthwith.