Andrew Porter

Andrew started his legal recruitment career in Kent back in 1986, then moved to Colchester in 1996 to join Rupert Haxell and together they were responsible for building a national legal recruitment team for a major Plc.

He specialises in recruiting lawyers from newly qualified to Partner level within Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Herts and Cambridgeshire and has been responsible for numerous high profile moves across the region over the last 23 years!  His knowledge and experience of the region is unrivalled by the competition and his professional standards and honesty are why his clients return to him, time and time again.

A self-confessed sports fanatic, Andrew's main interest is Golf with an ambition to play in as many different countries as possible. He enjoys spending time with his family and is an avid Liverpool fan!


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Andrew Porter




Ford Escort Mark 1

Andrew’s favourite Golf course in the world

Ile aux Cerfs Mauritius


Tina M

“Andrew is very knowledgeable about what is happening in the market and he instinctively knows what will be the right fit. I had two interviews lined up within a week of contacting Andrew. I highly recommend him.”

Nick F

“Andrew made the whole process of changing job very easy. He was professional throughout, very easy to contact and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to anyone looking for a new role for themselves or for anyone needing to find new recruits.”

Matthew D

“Andrew was extremely helpful throughout what can be a stressful time. He is very knowledgeable and always made himself readily available whenever I needed to talk to him and I cannot recommend him highly enough.”

Something you didn’t know about Andrew

He was once a Beach lifeguard at Wells-next-the-sea