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The do’s and don’ts when attending a virtual interview

By Natalie Stock | March 26, 2020
The do’s and don’ts when attending a virtual interview With the Government’s current orders to self-isolate and work from home where possible you may think recruitment might be on the back burner however you may be surprised. Many clients are…

How is the Covid 19 pandemic affecting the international legal market?

By Jason Horobin | March 20, 2020
How is the Covid 19 pandemic affecting the international legal market? A few people have been in touch this week to ask how current events are impacting on our efforts to help them secure an international move, so I thought…

Origin Legal interviews Nigel Clark from nexa law

By Taylor Day | March 19, 2020
Origin Legal interview Nigel Clark from Nexa Law Nigel what an amazing journey you’ve had in Law both in the UK and internationally. Could you tell us a bit about your background? I trained and qualified in 1997 at a…
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Keep calm we’re here to help

By Taylor Day | March 18, 2020
Keep calm, we’re here to help In the chaos that’s unfolding around all of us at the moment, we want both our candidates and clients to be prepared for any situation. Our experienced legal consultants have outlined some tips to…

Meet Rosie

By Taylor Day | March 10, 2020
Meet Rosie         We are pleased to introduce you to our newest little recruit, Rosie! Charlotte Hooper, who looks after the international side of recruitment, welcomed a beautiful baby girl called Rosie on the 27th February, weighing…
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International Women’s Day

By Natalie Stock | March 6, 2020
Women In Law This Sunday is international women’s day. A day where people across the world celebrate women’s empowerment. I work as a recruiter to the legal profession and see first-hand incredible contributions from some inspirational women. 2019 was a…

ORIGIN LEGAL INTERVIEWS Terence Ritchie FROM EMW Law

By Jason Nottage | March 4, 2020
ORIGIN LEGAL INTERVIEWS Terence Ritchie FROM EMW Law Last week we sat down with Terence Ritchie. Terence is a leading Real Estate partner who has joined EMW Law this week. We wanted to explore with Terence his thoughts and feelings following…
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SCOTLAND, LAND OF THE BRAVE

By Clare Traverse | February 26, 2020
Scotland, land of the brave *Cheers Scotland*  #YouRock In the words of Billy Connolly “There are two seasons in Scotland: June and Winter.” But don’t let that dampen your ideas on making the move (or staying put). Joking apart, Scotland…

Origin Legal interviews Matt Bolton from Knights PLC

By Jason Nottage | February 14, 2020
Origin Legal interviews Matt Bolton from Knights PLC Earlier this week we sat down with Matt Bolton. Matt is a corporate lawyer at Knights plc based in their Leicester office. Despite being relatively fresh in PQE terms, Matt is already…

Planning law hires and transfers

By Stuart Phillips | January 29, 2020
2019 was another busy year for moves in the planning sector. It is always a challenging area to recruit into, with the main challenge being the small number of teams leading to fewer applicants for the available roles that are out there.

Are you a trainee solicitor qualifying in 2020, but need more advice?

By Jason Nottage | January 27, 2020
Are you a trainee solicitor qualifying in 2020, but need more advice? If so, then this valuable guide – providing information on the current legal market, qualifying and practising offshore, data protection, the recruitment process and more.

“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…