Join Us

If you are interested in pursuing or progressing in your career in Law, are enthusiastic about developing your skills and knowledge, have excellent communication skills and are passionate about client care, we’d love to hear from you!

Penderlaw Solicitors are a well-established, professional, and friendly law firm in the centre of Truro, specialising in (but not limited to) Property, Wills, Probate, Family Law, Disputes and Commercial. We are seeking new team members, from entry level through to Paralegals, Executives and those NQ or with PQE+. In addition, we regularly offer work experience for over 18s.

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We are proud of our success and our people, providing clients with good quality legal services, from experts who care. We have a proven track record in investing in our people, supporting and encouraging career progression whilst building on our reputation and expertise.

We offer

  • Competitive salaries
  • Bonus schemes
  • 20 days annual holiday allowance (increasing by a day a year, up to 5 years)
  • + generous break over Christmas/New Year
  • City centre parking provided FOC when available
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free/Subsidised legal services
  • Subsidised yoga classes
  • Support in career progression & study leave where agreed
  • In-house training & courses
  • Practising Certificate costs covered
  • Flexible/home working as agreed
  • Departmental fee targets

About You

  • A positive, can do attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A high level of numeracy and computer literacy
  • Excellent attention to detail, file management and organisational skills
  • Previous experience in a customer service role, preferably within a legal environment
  • Adopting the firm’s ethos in maintaining a professional and friendly approach, with the upmost commitment to client care
  • Ability to work under pressure and within tight deadlines
  • Able to work using own initiative as well as working well as part of a team

If you wish to put forward your interest in joining our team, or would like to send us an enquiry regarding work experience placements, please email your cover letter and CV to us at