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  • Premarital agreements: ten years on from Radmacher - Ten years ago, a German paper heiress had her premarital agreement (PMA) approved by the highest courts in England. This decision of the Supreme court in 2010 effectively changed the way that our family courts treat PMAs and, in turn, the way we advise our clients who are about to marry and seek  our advice [...]
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  • Private Client Solicitor - We are looking for a private client legal secretary to join our friendly team based at our Aylesbury office. For more information please contact Dawn Everton at ...see full job details
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  • Employment Solicitor - We are looking to appoint a solicitor or other suitably qualified experienced advisor to our growing Employment Department at our office at 14 Bourbon Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 2RS. You will be an expert in handling both respondent and claimant employment law and ideally have a minimum of 3 years+ PQE. As the ideal candidate… ...see full job details

Careers at Parrott & Coales

Parrott and Coales’ success to date is a result of our policy of employing only those people who have the skills and personality to enhance the services we offer our clients.

Qualified Lawyers

We look for individuals with sound judgement and business sense who have the technical expertise to assist our clients to achieve their objectives.

You must be an enthusiastic team player with the ability to communicate clearly with and understand the needs of our clients, as well as having the ability to motivate and delegate with attention to detail and good time management skills.

Recruitment agents

Metamorph Group Limited operates a preferred supplier list of agencies, which is reviewed annually.  Speculative CV’s sent by other recruitment agents without prior agreement by Metamorph Group Limited’s Recruitment Team will not be accepted and will be deemed property of Metamorph Group Limited, with no recruitment fee applicable.


If you’re interested in joining our team at Parrott and Coales we are always pleased to receive applications. Please send us your details and we’ll keep you in mind for any upcoming opportunities. You can email Richard Sauvain with your CV, putting ‘Recruitment Opportunities’ in the subject line. Please indicate which of these areas you’re interested in:

  • Qualified Legal Staff
  • Legal Secretaries
  • General Office
  • Accounts
  • Paralegals (Graduates)

Or if you can send your CV to Richard Sauvain ( or Caroline Hill ( or at this address:

Parrott and Coales LLP

14 Bourbon Street



HP20 2RS

Trainee Solicitors and Training Contracts

Parrott and Coales offer 1 training contract to future solicitors each year commencing in September. Priority is given to candidates who have worked with the firm as a paralegal or as part of our vacation scheme, but we do welcome applications from all candidates who feel that they have the necessary skills, experience and a genuine interest in law.

The 2 year training contract will comprise of 4 seats which include contentious and non-contentious work. Parrott and Coales recognise that candidates may have interests in certain areas and it is our aim to work with each successful candidate to have a rewarding training contract covering a full range of work which will help provide key and transferable skills when qualified.

Seat options

  • Conveyancing
  • Family (private)
  • Private client
  • Litigation
  • Employment

Method of assessment

  • Fee earner interview
  • Partner Presentation

Current Vacancies

Training Contract – September 2020

To apply for a training contract you should have either completed or are due to compete the LPC in 2020. You are directed to our online application form and we ask that you send your covering letter and CV to

Our deadline for training contracts commencing in September 2020 is 5pm on 1st July 2020.

Paralegal with a view to train

To apply for this role, you must have completed or are undertaking the LPC. Please send your CV and covering letter to confirming your year of study and when you are due to complete your LPC.

Summer Vacation Scheme

If you are in your first year of the LPC or a full time student with an interest in a career in law, we urge to you apply for our summer vacation scheme with firm to gain essential experience.

Training contract application

What our clients say:

Very much appreciate the businesslike yet friendly approach of a family solicitor but with the depth and competency of a major firm. Thank you for everything you have done for us.

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