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Manchester has seen significant investment over recent years, resulting in a more vibrant business community and the generation of greater legal job opportunities. One of the most important innovations for Manchester has been the launch of MediaCityUK, more than 140,000sqm of floor space on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal in Salford and Trafford. The landmark development features digital studios and office facilities, plus residential, retail and leisure space, as well as being home to the BBC. Solicitors have been at the heart of this business activity in Manchester too, with law firms seeing a time of great growth and high levels of recruitment within the city’s legal jobs scene. Origin Legal has been one of the key operators within this recruitment drive, working with many of the most active legal firms in the area and finding legal jobs for some of the top solicitors in search of the next step in their career.

Our experienced team placing you in the top solicitor jobs in Manchester

With over 2 decades of experience within the industry, Origin Legal has a team of experts helping to find the right next role for those searching for solicitor jobs in Manchester and offers not just a varied line-up of potential legal positions, but also invaluable advice on the state of the local market. Origin Legal has grown a large network of contacts to help source the latest vacancies as soon as they become available, giving Origin Legal access to a range of vacancies to offer a jobs board that contains legal vacancies across a diverse area of specialisms, from junior roles through to senior partner positions. Origin Legal also provides guaranteed professionalism and discretion that you can trust whatever your current situation, to make sure that you are given every opportunity in every job you apply for. Whatever you are looking for next in your career, call 01206 233500 or contact Origin Legal’s recruitment specialist for Manchester, Clare Traverse, at [email protected]. You can also see the latest legal vacancies in Manchester and across the North West here.

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“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.”

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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.”

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By James Wheelhouse | September 16, 2021
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