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

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 Counsel, Glasgow

Legal Counsel, Glasgow

Why choose us? Choosing to work for SMS means choosing to make a difference. We are changing how businesses and consumers use energy for the better, helping achieve a greener, sustainable, and more affordable energy system for everyone. Through our range of...

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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 has excellent interpersonal skills and is well connected within the legal profession to ensure the best outcome for his candidates. I have worked with David on several occasions and recommend him as one of the top recruiters for his extensive experience and expertise.
Jana Rybarova KisselLegal Consultant

Advice & Articles

Newly Qualified Solicitor: So What Now?

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...

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International Spotlight On: Singapore

International Spotlight On: Singapore

Considering a move to an international law firm or in-house legal team in Singapore? If you are wondering how to make a legal career move to Singapore, Thomson Legal can help you every step of the way. Spotlight On: International Law Firms in Singapore Private...

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Clients We Work With