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About Thomson legal

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

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?

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. For 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 Contracts Manager, Glasgow

Legal Contracts Manager, Glasgow

The University of Strathclyde is a leading international technological university, focused on delivering excellent teaching and world-class research and known for forging strong collaborative links with industry, government, business and the third sector. Based in...

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Associate, Aviation Finance, Dublin

Associate, Aviation Finance, Dublin

McCann FitzGerald is one of Ireland’s premier law firms employing approximately 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...

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Solicitor- Commercial Litigation, Edinburgh

Solicitor- Commercial Litigation, Edinburgh

Davidson Chalmers Stewart is a leading independent commercial law firm operating from offices in Edinburgh and Glasgow.  The firm's underlying business rationale is to provide clients with excellent quality service which combines first rate technical legal skills...

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Testimonials

David was a pure gem throughout this process. As a candidate, I found David extremely helpful and cannot recommend him enough. From first contact to the end of the process, David was always available to speak to me and was very responsive. David walked me through the interview process, gave me great pointers and of course, it worked as I got the job! 
Jaymini CorkImmigration Counsel, Granite Services Inc

Testimonials

David was a pure gem throughout this process. As a candidate, I found David extremely helpful and cannot recommend him enough. From first contact to the end of the process, David was always available to speak to me and was very responsive. David walked me through the interview process, gave me great pointers and of course, it worked as I got the job! 
Jaymini CorkImmigration Counsel, Granite Services Inc

Advice & Articles

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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International Spotlight On: New Zealand

International Spotlight On: New Zealand

Considering legal jobs in New Zealand? The Thomson Legal team can help you find an in-house role or a position at a law firm. We will help you throughout the process! International Spotlight On: Legal Jobs in New Zealand The economy in New Zealand has remained strong...

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Clients We Work With

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CMS Law Tax
DUNNES STORES
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Pinsent Masons

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ADDLESHAW GODDARD
Thermo Fisher SCIENTIFIC
TESCO Bank
MACROBERTS
DLA PIPER
cnAPULT Cell Gene Therapy
Weightmans

BAE System
WOMBLE BOND DICKINSON
SHOOSMITHS
University of Dundee
Anderson Strathern
SHEPHERD+ WEDDERBURN
ASHRST
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PGMBM
OFGEM
Spencer West
JOHNSTON CARMICHAEL
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CAREY OLSEN
DWF
SHAKESPEARE MARTINEAU

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