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Legal Jobs in Essex

Essex has always been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and as a county with significant business growth. With its proximity to London, legal jobs in Essex provide a great career steppingstone, whether you are looking for a move away from the hustle and bustle of the capital or you feel taking a next step closer to the larger legal firms in London is the right next move for your career progress. As a vibrant place to work, Essex has a constant stream of roles coming to the jobs market and Origin Legal is one of the best-connected legal recruiters in the county.

The law pool in the county of Essex is of a substantial size with a significant number of law firms thriving, although the region is by no means over-lawyered as more and more local companies scale internationally with all the various legislative demands global expansion entails. Origin Legal has an active recruitment team operating within Essex, linking the best possible candidates with the ever-evolving selection of legal jobs in Essex.

Our experienced team placing you the top law jobs in Essex

The regional team is headed up by Andrew Porter who has an unrivalled level of experience within the legal industry across Essex and beyond into the East of England. A leading recruitment consultant with many years of experience within the legal sector, Andrew has been behind many of the region’s published high profile moves. He can give you access to the right opportunity at the right time and his knowledge is unsurpassed locally. Andrew will always make the time to offer you unbiased advice and guidance on the kind of roles that are available and what salary you can expect to achieve.

For a completely confidential and unbiased conversation about your situation and finding a position in Essex to suit you, give Andrew a call today on 01206 233500 or browse all our latest opportunities online on our jobs board here.

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“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.”

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.”

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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