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London is arguably the legal centre of the world and offers UK lawyers the best platform to grow an international legal career. The breadth of opportunities available in the city is huge, whether you want to work your way up within a magic circle firm, build a reputation in a West End firm or cement a position with an aspiring boutique firm. Your next decision though could dictate where your legal career goes in the coming years and enlisting the services of a respected legal recruiter to cut through the noise can be hugely beneficial.

When looking to launch or move to the capital, it is vital to make a number of considerations around housing, lifestyle and career progression. Our expert legal recruiters can help you understand the opportunities available to you right now, offer insights into the complex nature of city life all the way through to the salary you can expect to command in specific positions. We also have a variety of invaluable resources to browse to empower you to secure that dream next step on the legal ladder.

Browse our wide array of legal jobs in London online now and take your next step to working in the legal capital of the world or contact our friendly team on 01206 326900.

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Testimonials

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.”

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.”

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.”

Featured Vacancies

This leading US litigation firm has an exciting new opportunity for a litigation Solicitor to join the firm on a contract basis to work on a range of group litigation/class action cases. Ideally, you will have between 2 and 5 years experience in a leading litigation department of a London firm and be able to start quickly. It is envisaged that the contract will last 6 to 12 months.

A leading and Legal 500 rated, regional law firm with a central London office wish to add a Commercial Disputes Lawyer (circa 2-7 yrs qualified) into the London team. An enviable client base, working for a range of clients of different sizes and sectors make this an excellent opportunity for the right candidates to join a close-knit, supportive team, and to learn from the very best.

This highly regarded litigation boutique has an opportunity for an excellent March 2023 litigation NQ to join the firm and assist with their ongoing caseload.

Infrastructure is back.  A planning law heavyweight is looking to hire an infrastructure-led planning lawyer to join their market leading team.

Based in an exciting West-end location, my client is a leading player in the hotel and hospitality sector across the globe.

Not all of our jobs are advertised on our website. We get new jobs on a daily basis and we would be delighted to talk to you in more depth, please pick up the phone or email us.

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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. 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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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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