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Origin Legal has a long-standing reputation within the Construction, Planning & Environmental Law sector, finding excellent construction law solicitors for the most sought-after positions in construction law.

Overseeing recruitment assignments from Planning Partner to Paralegal across the UK, Origin Legal is well known for placing construction law solicitors in Private Practice and In-house positions and has been working with leading names within the sector for over 20 years.

It is the depth of relationships that Origin Legal holds with various key stakeholders that makes the firm one of the leaders in the field for construction law recruiters, often advising on the strategic viability of assignments at their inception. This leads to advanced notice of vacancies coming onto the construction solicitor market, often with exclusive opportunities to find candidates for these construction law jobs. Origin Legal has regularly helped new Partners at firms build their team with further recruitment and frequently assists leading planning practices with talent mapping and expansion.

Renowned for placing candidates in the right Construction Solicitor Jobs

Delivering the best possible candidates to roles in the construction law sector has seen Origin Legal develop a reputation for advising candidates looking to either begin or advance their career as a construction solicitor working in Planning and Environment Law. Often this begins at NQ level where Origin Legal can provide advice to trainees who are looking to qualify and, if necessary, help them to find an external role in the construction law sector. Origin Legal also regularly works with Associates looking to make a lateral move as construction law solicitors and Senior Associates who may be looking to advance their career in the construction law sector.

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City Law Firm

“I have been impressed with the degree of personal service received by Origin Legal. Their approach seems to be to not bother clients unless they have someone suitable or a valid and relevant question to ask, which is appreciated, particularly in the current climate. The consultants are also honest, professional and friendly.”

Birkett Long LLP

“Birkett Long LLP has worked with Origin Legal on many occasions over several years. Origin Legal have always taken the time to carefully establish our recruitment requirements and we have a good working relationship with them. They identify candidates who are most suitable for us and successful placements have been made.”

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Professional Liability & Commercial Litigation

“They are very different from the usual agency style recruiters and as such have access to a wide range of different jobs across the City. I briefed them on what I wanted and I found consultants who provided a totally personalized service. They were the only consultants to find me a job in Aviation. I had such an unexpectedly brilliant service from them that I thought you might like to know”


Transactional Construction Lawyer – Leeds

We are currently looking to recruit a talented transactional construction and projects lawyer to join an award-winning team in Leeds.
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Energy & Finance Lawyer – Edinburgh

We’re looking for an exceptional Energy & Finance Lawyer on behalf of a top tier Legal 500 and Chambers recognised firm, to join their projects team in Edinburgh.
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Construction Paralegal – Crawley

This is an exciting opportunity for a Construction Paralegal who is looking for a hands-on role with plenty of client contact
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This is a great opportunity for a NQ – 3yrs PQE Construction Solicitor to work with a Chambers ranked & Legal 500 regional heavyweight firm in their Sussex office.
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Why you should consider solicitor jobs in Thames Valley over London

By James Wheelhouse | September 16, 2021
Why you should consider solicitor jobs in Thames Valley over London The perception that London is the be-all and end-all in terms of legal careers is a long-outdated concept. Compare the city’s long hours culture to a Thames Valley lawyer’s…
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Why law firms should embrace remote working

By Taylor Day | September 1, 2021
Why law firms should embrace remote working   Over the last 16 months we’ve seen law firms adjusting to a flexible working schedule. With a very high percentage of staff having been successfully working remotely through necessity during the pandemic…
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Meet our new consultant Alex

By Taylor Day | July 22, 2021
Meet our new consultant Alex We have some exciting news here at Origin Legal! A new consultant has recently joint the team, meet Alex Fielding. Alex, joined the team at Origin Legal during the Covid pandemic to help meet the…
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Interview with EMW

By Jason Nottage | June 16, 2021
Interview with Joy Vollans, Chief Executive Officer at EMW Last week we sat down with Joy Vollans Chief Executive Officer of EMW. EMW is a leading law firm with offices in Milton Keynes, London and Gatwick. As CEO, Joy takes…
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Planning Lawyer Jobs Market 2021

By Stuart Phillips | June 14, 2021
Planning Law recruitment update I have set out my latest update on the current trends in the recruitment market but before I go into this, I must acknowledge the extremely sad news regarding Stephen Ashworth.  Although tributes have been paid…
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