Social Welfare Lawyers in the Centre of Birmingham


Trainee Solicitor through the Legal Education Foundation (LEF)

We are very pleased to announce that the Legal Education Foundation (LEF) have provided us with a grant to employ a Trainee Solicitor from January 2022 to work with the Travellers Advice Team in conjunction with Friends, Families and Travellers. Details are available on the LEF website at: 2021 Fellowship opportunities | Justice First Fellowship (

Please note that applications can only be made through the LEF website and that CLP and FFT cannot accept direct applications.

Please also note that applicants must have passed the Legal Practice Course in order to be considered.

We encourage applications from Gypsies, Roma, Travellers and Liveaboard Boaters.

Housing Caseworker

We are always interested to hear from caseworkers and paralegals who are committed to upholding housing rights and have experience of Legally Aided housing law work. We welcome speculative applications from such candidates. If you think you would be suited to working in our team taking on urgent cases for desperate people, please download the attached job specification and application form and return it via email to .  Upon receipt of an application form we will register your interest and contact you as and when future vacancies arise.


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Housing Caseworker application form - Word (102 KB) Housing Caseworker application form - PDF (158 KB)