About Thomson Legal
Why work with us?
At Thomson Legal we know what we are talking about. We have been recruiting in the legal sector for over 20 years and have a proven track record working with leading top-tier law firms, boutique firms, FTSE100 companies and public sector organisations. For our candidates we look to find the best fit and match that meet your experience and aspirations. or clients, we are always looking to make the hiring process as innovative and effective as possible making sure you make the best possible hire for your business.
Legal Counsel, Uxbridge/Hybrid
Legal Counsel- IT & Data Location: Uxbridge/Hybrid An exciting Legal Counsel opportunity has arisen within the UK & Ireland Legal team due to growth, diversification and digitisation here at ManpowerGroup UK & Ireland, a key market for the Group. As a...
Legal Adviser, Glasgow/ London
Ofgem’s legal function sits in the Office of the General Counsel (OGC). The position is for a Legal Adviser or a Senior Legal Adviser. The initial posting in this instance will be with Enforcement Legal. These roles can be based in Glasgow or London. The OGC is...
Corporate Associate, Dublin
McCann FitzGerald LLP is one of Ireland’s premier law firms employing over 600 people. We provide the highest quality legal advice and representation to Irish and overseas clients. Our clients are principally in the corporate, financial and business sectors and we...
David is a very professional and friendly person to deal with; persuasive, supportive and plain speaking. It’s been a pleasure to work with him.
David was a great support in helping me secure a new role. He provided sound advice and guided me through the recruitment process. I found David to be very responsive to any questions that I had and appreciated him keeping in touch with me right up until my start date. Would highly recommend.
David has worked very hard (over a significant period of time) to identify and put me forward for my preferred role and has provided excellent advice and support throughout this process to assist me in securing that position. I would highly recommend David to any candidate seeking a new legal role.
David is supportive without being pushy and provides truly superior knowledge of the industries which he supports. You can tell that he genuinely cares about his clients and candidates, which means that he is always conscious that he will find the right ‘fit’. I was on maternity leave when I applied for my new role and David gave me the confidence to go through the interview process despite being in the midst of new motherhood. Thank you David for helping me to secure such an exciting opportunity.
I have worked with David for a number of years. David is a trustworthy, consistent and reliable consultant. He has excellent expert knowledge in his field. His professionalism and ability to build and maintain relationships are standout qualities. I would highly recommend him for search assignments.
David worked with me recently to secure an exciting in-house role with Thermo Fisher. I was impressed with the variety of legal roles Thomson Legal had on offer and was very grateful for David’s assistance in selecting a role that would be a good fit for my experience, skills and ambitions. Throughout the application and interview process David’s market awareness and guidance were of great reassurance. I can’t recommend Thomson Legal highly enough.
I would recommend David to any solicitor or legal professional for a number of reasons but the excellent support he provides throughout the application process is by far the best reason for me. Although I was looking for quite a specific role, I found David to be very helpful, informative and above all available when it came to the job market at any given time in multiple jurisdictions. I have only used Thomson Legal for a few months however, I have been successful in obtaining my ideal position and its is down to David’s knowledge of the Scottish (and international) legal markets that I am in the position I am today. I have thanked him personally for all of his help and I would recommend any to legal professional, the services on offer at Thomson Legal.
David was a great help to me in securing my current role. He provided excellent support throughout the interview process and understood what was important to me. His regular updates were really helpful and took a lot of the stress and worry out of the job searching process.
David was supportive and helpful throughout the recruitment process. Communication was noticeably good – I was kept up-to-do date with developments throughout the process, right up to the point of beginning my new role. He set expectations appropriately, and provided good insight into the organisation.
David’s expertise was clear from our first conversation and he smoothly guided me through the interview process and provided great support at each stage. David is friendly, approachable and an excellent negotiator resulting in good outcomes for all parties involved. I would recommend David to anyone looking for opportunities in the legal market.
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Newly Qualified Lawyers- There are a lot of positives to talk about
If we are looking for a positive indicator that the legal sectors in Scotland and Ireland are recovering from the recession, we need to look no further that what is currently happening in the newly qualified lawyer market. In recent years we have watched as law firms...
Newly Qualified Solicitor: So What Now?
Are you a newly qualified solicitor? If you have completed your traineeship and are now about to start your qualified role, you may be in need of some additional guidance. After a lengthy number of years studying and finishing your legal training, you could of course...
Scottish & Irish Lawyers – International Options: An Overview.
Are you looking into moving your legal career overseas? With the global economy showing strong encouraging signs of recovery, there are lots of legal jobs overseas. With current options in the Middle East, Asia Pacific, Australia and Offshore, the question is,...
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