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At Origin Legal we offer a full recruitment service to lawyers, solicitors, paralegals and associates looking to secure Employment Law Jobs in private practice and as In-house Counsel in commerce and industry.

Supporting your search for Employment Solicitor jobs

We have a team of consultants, many with more than 10 years’ experience in recruitment. They recruit lawyers for both the top UK and International law firms and smaller provincial firms throughout the UK, in a broad range of specialist employment law roles. We also recruit for roles in commerce and industry as In-house Employment advisers, In-house employment lawyers and In-house Counsel.

UK Employment law is designed to protect workers as well as employers and we handle roles working for both employees and employers covering matters including: Contracts of Employment, TUPE, unfair dismissal, redundancy rights, Equality Act 2010, Maternity and paternity leave, working time regulations, holiday rights, whistleblowing and disciplinary procedures.

We offer a comprehensive service to candidates searching for roles in Employment Law from newly qualified solicitor jobs in employment law to Associate and Partner roles.

Origin legal, have a network that ranges nationally and Internationally and will support you in your career planning. Check out our vacancies page below to find your next employment role.

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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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Flint Bishop

“Flint Bishop have used Origin Legal for a number of years and in particular retained them to deal with several high profile Partner appointments. We have always been delighted with the service that we receive and in particular the consultant’s practical approach coupled with sound commercial advice. I would have no hesitation in recommending Origin Legal to others.”

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.”


Head of Employment – Jersey

One of the leading offshore law firms is looking for a Senior Employment Lawyer to head their Channel Islands Employment Team. The role will be based in Jersey but will involve taking charge of employment law matters across Jersey and Guernsey by providing technical legal advice to clients across a number of practice areas, primarily litigation and financial services law.
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Contract Employment Litigation Associate – London

This leading litigation firm has an immediate vacancy for an Employment dispute resolution Solicitor to join them on a 6 month contract. Ideally you will have some employment experience as you will be working on a high profile equal pay case.
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Associate Solicitor – Remote

Our client a fantastic practice based in Berkshire is looking to recruit an Associate Solicitor to join their busy Employment Law team.
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Employment Associate – Guernsey

One of the elite offshore law firms in Guernsey is looking to recruit an associate into their employment team which sits as part of their Dispute Resolution and Litigation practice area.   
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Origin Legals interview with Bexley Beaumont

By Jason Nottage | October 31, 2023
Origin Legal Interviews Bexley Beaumont On a recent revisit to Birmingham Jason Nottage got the chance to sit down again with Karen Bexley and Anna Beaumont to discuss the latest happenings at Bexley Beaumont and what life looks like for…
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The Rest is Politics

By Stuart Phillips | October 17, 2023
The rest is politics Although the title of a popular podcast, it also sums up what is happening in the Planning market right now.  Below I consider what impact this might have on recruitment for lawyers in the next 12…
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Why you should use a legal recruiter for your next career move.

By Taylor Day | September 26, 2023
Why you should use a legal recruiter for your next career move. Are you a solicitor contemplating your next career move? Whether you’re an experienced Partner looking for new challenges or a trainee approaching legal qualification, embarking on your legal…
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Thinking of accepting a counter-offer? Think again!

By James Wheelhouse | August 23, 2023
Thinking of accepting a counter-offer? Think again! Now before the eyes start rolling and you say “he would say that he’s a recruiter” hear me out. There is lots of data and comment available online over the past 12 months…
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Origin Legal interview with James Geary, Managing Partner, EMW Law

By Jason Nottage | August 1, 2023
Origin Legal interview with James Geary, Managing Partner, EMW Law Last month Jason Nottage, Director at Origin Legal took time out to take a summer lunch with new EMW Law Managing Partner James Geary. Under the gaze of St Pauls…
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