Placing Lawyers In Legal Jobs across The UK and Internationally

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Who we are

Welcome to Origin Legal, a leading legal recruitment specialist placing lawyers in legal jobs across the UK and Internationally. Established in 1996, we offer a comprehensive legal recruitment service to legal professionals, law firms and in-house legal teams encompassing all levels across all disciplines. Our experienced team of legal recruiters have unrivalled knowledge of the legal industry providing invaluable guidance and unbiased advice to our clients across all sectors of law.

Client satisfaction is our top priority at Origin Legal, whether it be when placing an individual, providing market insight or running an all-encompassing advertorial campaign across our core divisions of Private Practice, In-house, International, Paralegal and Legal HR. From advertising the latest legal jobs in the UK and worldwide through to headhunting and running bespoke advertising campaigns for high-profile legal vacancies within the world’s leading firms, our team has the experience to meet our client’s expectations.

Sectors

ORIGIN LEGAL OFFER A FULL RECRUITMENT SERVICE TO LAWYERS AT ALL LEVELS WITHIN PRIVATE PRACTICE
Origin Legal is a specialist legal recruitment company, recognised as one of the UK’s leading providers of legal jobs at all levels for Solicitors, Lawyers, Legal Executives and Paralegals in private practice and in-house legal roles.

International Vacancies

Over the last twenty years the Origin Legal international team have helped hundreds of lawyers to find roles in over thirty jurisdictions worldwide. Onshore our focus is on the international offices of UK and US law firms, primarily in the Middle East and Asia, but we also have excellent links with key firms in Australia and New Zealand. In the offshore sector our network of contacts spans virtually every major offshore law firm in the Cayman Islands, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Jersey and Guernsey.

Legal Jobs UK

Our dedicated team of recruitment consultants boast an impressive network of contacts spanning the length and breadth of the UK, providing you with the latest legal vacancies from small boutiques right through to global law firms and in-house legal teams.  

Origin Legal interviews Matt Bolton from Knights PLC

By Jason Nottage | February 14, 2020
Origin Legal interviews Matt Bolton from Knights PLC Earlier this week we sat down with Matt Bolton. Matt is a corporate lawyer at Knights plc based in their Leicester office. Despite being relatively fresh in PQE terms, Matt is already…

Planning law hires and transfers

By Stuart Phillips | January 29, 2020
2019 was another busy year for moves in the planning sector. It is always a challenging area to recruit into, with the main challenge being the small number of teams leading to fewer applicants for the available roles that are out there.

Are you a trainee solicitor qualifying in 2020, but need more advice?

By Jason Nottage | January 27, 2020
Are you a trainee solicitor qualifying in 2020, but need more advice? If so, then this valuable guide – providing information on the current legal market, qualifying and practising offshore, data protection, the recruitment process and more.

“If I move to an offshore law firm, will I be able to come back?”

By Jason Horobin | January 24, 2020
“If I move to an offshore law firm, will I be able to come back?”​ It is the question we get asked most consistently by people considering legal jobs offshore. The answer is unequivocally yes, although with one caveat…in our…

FAQ: I’m an English Solicitor – can you help me to find a role in the USA?

By Jason Horobin | January 24, 2020
I’m an English Solicitor – can you help me to find a role in the USA? We frequently receive enquires from Solicitors in the UK looking for a role in America. We thought we’d share our advice on this.   …

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