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Recognised as one of London's leading providers of legal jobs at all levels, Origin Legal’s recruitment specialists work tirelessly to place successful candidates in a wide variety of roles within the law industry, both in private practice and for in-house legal roles. With unique knowledge of the legal sector, Origin Legal has been successful in finding the right legal counsel to carry out legal work directly for an employer, filling vacancies for companies of all sizes in London and across the UK.

How can Origin Legal help me find an In-House legal job?

As a specialist legal recruitment company, Origin Legal has a dedicated In-House Division working to provide Legal Counsel to a broad range of companies from SMEs to Blue Chip international organisations. With an extensive and active database of legal candidates in London and throughout the UK, Origin Legal is actively working to fill vacancies for paralegals/legal assistants and newly qualified solicitors through to general counsel and head of legal positions.

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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”

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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Private Client

“I have worked with Origin for a couple of years now. I have always appreciated their friendly approach, openness and honesty. I know I will get solid advice that I can trust and that there is no hidden agenda. They really make an effort to connect with their clients and to get to know them. And when you genuinely get on, it is that much easier to work together.”


In-house Real Estate – London

By Taylor Day | October 14, 2021
I am working for an exciting global client based in the insurance sector. 
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In-House Infrastructure Planning FTC – flexible WFH options – Sussex

By KAT Marketing | October 5, 2021
An interesting in-house role has arisen with a utility provider who are looking for an experienced Environment & Planning Lawyer to join them for a maternity leave cover. 
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In House Real Estate Lawyer – London

By Taylor Day | March 2, 2020
We are working on an exciting opportunity for a Real Estate Lawyer who is looking for an alternative to private practice. 
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Junior In-house Counsel – London

By Charlotte Hooper | December 6, 2019
Based in an exciting West-end location, my client is a leading player in the hotel and hospitality sector across the globe.  This is a brilliant option for a junior commercial lawyer looking for their first in-house move.
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Moving to the UK as an Overseas Planning or Environment Lawyer

By Stuart Phillips | April 17, 2024
Moving to the UK as an Overseas Planning or Environment Lawyer The demand for Planning and Environment Lawyers in the UK is strong.  With continued investment into infrastructure projects especially in areas such as renewables as well as the continued…
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Origin Legal – A Take on Legal Apprenticeships with Howes Percival LLP

By Jason Nottage | March 18, 2024
Origin Legal – A Take on Legal Apprenticeships with Howes Percival LLP. Last week Jason Nottage spoke with Howes Percival’s HR business partner Katy Tebbutt to discuss all things to do with Legal Apprenticeships. As an innovative law firm, Howes…
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Origin Legal interview with Nexa Law

By Taylor Day | February 27, 2024
Origin Legal interview Nexa Law Jason Nottage recently sat down with John McAuley and Eliot Hibbert from Nexa Law to discuss the world of consultancy and all things Nexa. The firm has been going from strength to strength in recent…
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Why you should consider practicing Planning & Environment Law in the UK. 

By Stuart Phillips | February 5, 2024
Why you should consider practicing Planning & Environment Law in the UK.  I began recruiting Planning & Environment Lawyers in 2002.  I didn’t take long to realise that they are nice people who were enthusiastic about the work that they…
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Secret Santa Colchester Foodbank Donation

By Taylor Day | December 19, 2023
Secret Santa Colchester Foodbank Donation For Christmas this year, our team embraced the spirit of giving, rather than participating in the traditional Secret Santa exchange, we collectively chose to contribute to our local food bank, which plays a crucial role…
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