Legal recruitment experts

Legal Recruitment Experts

About Thomson Legal

With 20+ years’ experience and knowledge of the legal sector behind us, we advise and place lawyers into new legal positions in private practice, in-house and the public sector. At Thomson Legal, we operate locally out of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, London and Dublin and also assist lawyers looking to make a career move Overseas. As one of the leading legal recruitment specialists for legal jobs Scotland and Ireland, we actively advise and help lawyers with their legal career journey.

Our approach

As established legal recruitment specialists, our approach is always bespoke. Regarded as one of the leading recruitment consultancies for legal jobs in Scotland and Ireland, at Thomson Legal we spend time getting to know each candidate personally. We want to connect with you to achieve a deeper understanding of your aspirations and motivations so we can help you to achieve your career goals. Thomson Legal can help you find your next legal job across a broad range of sectors and legal disciplines.

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.

Featured Vacancies

In-House Solicitor, Glasgow

In-House Solicitor, Glasgow

HFD Group Ltd are a major UK property business specialising in commercial property development, construction, property management, data services and all aspects of asset management services.  About the role An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Solicitor to...

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Legal Counsel, London/Hybrid

Legal Counsel, London/Hybrid

An exciting Legal Counsel/ Senior Legal Counsel opportunity has arisen within the UK&I Legal team due to growth, diversification and digitisation here at ManpowerGroup UK, a key market for the Group. As a Legal Counsel, you will play a vital role in this journey...

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Legal Adviser, Glasgow/ London

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...

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Testimonials

David was fantastic while assisting me with my unique circumstances in relation to my recent job hunt. I made a difficult decision career wise and he was fully supportive and encouraging in that respect as well as working hard to (successfully) find me a role which fulfilled my new goals.
Rachel StewartIn-House SolicitorHymans Robertson LLP

Advice & Articles

Are There Any Positives To Be Taken From 2020?

Are There Any Positives To Be Taken From 2020?

In recent articles, we’ve discussed lockdown, furlough, redundancy and the extremely competitive job market. Well, how about we end the year on a high and look at some of the positives to come from 2020? While it’s undoubtedly been a tough year for most, there are...

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Coronavirus: Job searching following the pandemic

Coronavirus: Job searching following the pandemic

Google searches relating to changing jobs have more than doubled during lockdown and this is a trend we expect to continue in the legal sector.  With many lawyers working from home for the last four months and others lawyer's being furloughed or facing potential...

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Clients We Work With