Why you should use a legal recruiter for your next career move

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Are you a solicitor contemplating your next career move? Whether you’re an experienced Partner looking for new challenges or a trainee approaching legal qualification, embarking on your legal journey, the decision to use a legal recruiter can be a game-changer. At Origin Legal, we understand the legal industry inside and out. Below we have shared seven reasons why you should consider partnering with a legal recruiter for your job search.

Industry Expertise

As legal recruiters we specialise in the legal field. We have an in-depth knowledge of industry trends and the specific job market. Our expertise allows us to guide our candidates towards the best opportunities that align with their skills, experience and needs.

Personalised Job Search

One of our top priorities is to take the time to get to know you as an individual, understanding not only your legal qualifications but also your preferences, and career aspirations. By doing this we can ensure you are matched with positions and firms that are the right fit for your unique needs.

Access to Exclusive Roles

Many law firms prefer to work with legal recruiters to fill their job opportunities. Working with a recruiter, it is very likely you will be able to gain access to exclusive job opportunities that may not be advertised elsewhere, giving you competitive edge in your job search.


We know that job hunting while being employed can be difficult. We can maintain your confidentiality, ensuring that your current employer is unaware of your job search until you are ready to make a move.

Time Saving

Searching for legal positions can be a time-consuming process. As legal recruiters one of our jobs is to streamline the job search, we do this by conducting initial screenings, negotiating on your behalf, and presenting you with tailored opportunities. In doing this you can focus your energy on preparing for interviews and making informed decisions.

Stronger Negotiation Power

As legal recruiters we are skilled negotiators. We understand market salaries, benefit packages, and the negotiation dynamics within the legal field. With our guidance, you will be able to secure a more favourable compensation package and employment terms.

Career Guidance

As recruiters we have extensive knowledge of the legal market, meaning we are able to offer valuable career advice and insight. We can help you make informed decisions about your career path, including whether to switch practice areas, firms, or locations.

In conclusion, partnering with a recruiter can significantly benefit your legal career. The expertise, access to exclusive opportunities, and personalised guidance we offer can make your job search more efficient and effective. If you’re ready to take the next step in your legal career, consider reaching out us. Our dedicated team of experts are here to help you achieve your professional goals and find the perfect legal position for you. Your career deserves the best, and we’re here to make it happen.

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