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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.

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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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“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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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.”


Company Secretary – Cayman Islands

By Charlotte Hooper | March 14, 2023
An exciting opportunity has arisen within a boutique financial services provider in the Cayman Islands for an experienced, qualified Company Secretary to join their growing Corporate Services team to contribute and play a key role in the development and expansion of the business.
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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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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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