Deighton Pierce Glynn (London) – Solicitor AAP

This is an exciting opportunity to join the DPG Team assisting on an interesting caseload of private and some public law claims in a range of areas; civil claims against state authorities, particularly cases involving discrimination, unlawful detention and inquests.

The role is a full-time position and we are ideally looking for a solicitor with 1-3 years PQE experience in civil claims against public authorities, but we will consider other experience levels as well.  The position will be based at our London office, with part-time and/or some home working a possibility. DPG’s work is widely recognised and admired for our client focused approach and high-profile litigation assisting the vulnerable. This is a great opportunity to join our top ranked team.

We know that diversity makes us a better law firm and helps us attract the best talent, drive innovation with diversity of thought, and deliver the best service to our clients. We recruit on the basis of merit, irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender identity, race or ethnicity, marital status, religion, sex, sexual orientation.  We particularly welcome applicants from a minoritized background to apply for this role.

Details of the person specification can be found within the application form below, and the job description can be found here.  DPGs aims and values can be found here.

How to apply

 Please complete all parts of the Application Form and return to us by:


Please quote the job reference 2024/02/LONSOL AAP in the subject line of your email.

Closing date: 9.00am Monday 15th April 2024.

Salary: Pay based on PQE experience range is £38,700 – £42,160

Applications received after this time cannot be considered.

Interviews: Suitable candidates will be invited to attend a skills test and an interview in the week of  22nd April 2024.