Pontypool: 01495 762244 | Newport: 01633 262122 | Cardiff: 02921 154313



A Career with Watkins and Gunn

We realise the important contribution our staff make to our practice and we encourage them to excel in all areas. We believe in employing and retaining those who share our standards and who are hardworking, committed and dedicated to their own personal and career development.


We believe that to do a good job you need a good job to do. We offer a meaningful and rewarding career, job satisfaction and the opportunity to realise your full potential. Ongoing development and training are a high priority and with the benefit of this many of our staff have risen to senior positions within the practice. This is reflected in the fact that we hold the Investors in People accreditation.

We have a culture of continuous improvement and we are committed to providing all of our clients with an excellent standard of service. We are a Legal 500 recommended practice and we hold the Law Society’s Lexcel Quality Mark for excellence, only awarded to firms with the highest standards of management and client care.  We are an ethical firm with a social responsibility, we are aware of our impact on the environment and are proud to hold the Green Dragon Environmental Award.


We reward our employees with a very competitive salary plus an exceptional range of benefits including excellent holidays, death in service benefit and a Pension Scheme. We also operate a Structured Performance Review Programme.


We are always interested in hearing from talented, ambitious, client focused legal and support staff. If you are interested in working with us then please e-mail your CV to - viv@watkinsandgunn.co.uk




Experienced Childcare Secretary required to work in a thriving team based in Pontypool


Duties will include;  file and diary management; document production; bundle preparation;  liaising with clients and other professionals;  completing applications for public funding; billing and audio/copy typing.  You will need to be familiar with case management systems, Legal Aid CCMS and Local Authority portals. 

You will need to work to deadlines and maintain high levels of accuracy.  Excellent organisational skills are essential.

You will be working primarily for an Associate in the Firm, but a team player willing to be flexible.


Closing date - Monday 25th September 2017


Administrative Assistant – Pontypool

An exciting opportunity for a 16-24 year old interested in working for an award winning law firm. The position is offered through the Jobs Growth Wales Scheme and applicants must not be in current employment. Follow the link to apply


Closing Date : Monday, 4th September 2017


Paralegal PI – Newport

Exciting opportunity for a Paralegal to join our Personal Injury team at our Newport office.
The successful applicant will need to be confident in using the MOJ portal and able to handle a busy caseload of pre-litigated/litigated claims.

To apply send your CV to info@watkinsandgunn.co.uk with "PI Paralegal Vacancy" as the subject.

Closing date 18/08/17.


Pontypool: 01495 762244 | Newport: 01633 262122 | Cardiff: 02921 154313

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