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Origin Legal is the place to find the largest array of available legal jobs in Scotland. Our regional experts scour their extensive contact base to bring you a comprehensive overview of the legal job market in the country. With roles ranging from Legal Counsels to Paralegals up to Senior Lawyers, we pride our recruitment service on placing the right candidates in the correct roles in terms of location and career progression further down the line.

When you choose Origin Legal as your recruitment firm, we put your interests first and offer honest and tailored guidance throughout your legal career based on our years of expertise not just in the industry but in your location. Law firms across the globe use our services because we give them access to the best candidates when they need them, let us do the same for you and make sure you get the roles that you seek.

Browse our latest legal vacancies in Scotland here or talk to one of our regional experts on 01206 233500.

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“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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“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.”

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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Featured Vacancies

This is a truly unique opportunity to join a highly regarded firm in the Legal 100.

We are recruiting for a prestigious law firm, looking for a contentious construction solicitor to join their Edinburgh office.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a NQ – 2PQE Solicitor to join a top tier firm in Glasgow.

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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What to do once you’ve received an offer letter.

By Taylor Day | March 2, 2022
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By Stuart Phillips | February 15, 2022
Origin Legal’s Interview with Associate Emma McDonald, Town Legal LLP Emma McDonald is an Associate with Town Legal LLP.  She joined in 2021 having trained and qualified with Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner.  Emma advises a wide range of clients in…
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“How much will I earn?” A review of offshore legal salaries

By Charlotte Hooper | February 10, 2022
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