Current Vacancies

All current vacancies are listed below.

Legal Assistant Vacancy

Gard & Co believe in investing in talented graduates who have decided to pursue a career in the solicitor’s branch of the legal profession, within the City of Plymouth and believe in training their staff to reach their full potential.

Every year Gard & Co seek to employ graduates as legal assistants, to provide production support to front line solicitors.

Financial support is available, for those who merit it, through post graduate examinations (ILEX/GDL/LPC) and a training contract (if appropriate), to legal professional qualification, subject to performance and suitable demonstration of industrious commitment, over a 24 month period.

The successful candidate will have a good academic record, a rounded skill set and plenty of real-life experiences of the workplace. We are open to considering those with non-law degrees as well as those with law degrees.

We are only interested in self-motivated and committed applicants.

Candidates must have a passion for the law and be able to demonstrate a settled intention of pursuing a career as a solicitor and the determination and capacity to undertake distance learning whilst, at the same time, maintaining and developing a full time job.

If this is of interest, please forward a letter detailing your circumstances and aspirations together with your CV to Steven Hudson at Gard & Co Solicitors via email to

Other Vacancies

There are currently no other vacancies but we are always interested in hearing from outstanding, talented and ambitious people who are looking to develop their careers.

If you would like to register an interest in working with Gard & Co, email your CV to to All enquiries are treated in strict confidence.

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