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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 233500.

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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 highly regarded litigation boutique has an opportunity for an excellent March 2020 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.

“If I move to an offshore law firm, will I be able to come back?”

By Jason Horobin | January 24, 2020
“If I move to an offshore law firm, will I be able to come back?”​ It is the question we get asked most consistently by people considering legal jobs offshore. The answer is unequivocally yes, although with one caveat…in our…
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FAQ: I’m an English Solicitor – can you help me to find a role in the USA?

By Jason Horobin | January 24, 2020
I’m an English Solicitor – can you help me to find a role in the USA? We frequently receive enquires from Solicitors in the UK looking for a role in America. We thought we’d share our advice on this.   …
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A move to the Channel Islands: FAQs

By Jason Horobin | January 13, 2020
A move to the Channel Islands: FAQs What is the work like?   When speaking to trainee solicitors considering a move on qualification, we are often asked the same questions.  Here we answer a few of those FAQs and interview…
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A move to the Channel Islands: Advice for a Newly Qualified Solicitor

By Charlotte Hooper | January 7, 2020
A move to the Channel Islands: Advice for a Newly Qualified Solicitor “With net NQ starting salaries up to 60% higher than in the regional market, it’s easy to see why an ever-increasing number of trainees are beginning their legal…
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2020 NQ’s – Your timeline for securing an international role

By Jason Horobin | September 25, 2019
2020 NQ’s – Your timeline for securing an international role If you are considering an overseas move when you qualify, it pays to do a bit of preparation in advance. The timeline below sets out a recommended process which we…
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