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

Employment Lawyer, Dundee/Hybrid

Employment Lawyer, Dundee/Hybrid

Leading academic institution is looking to hire an in-house employment lawyer to join their modern and dynamic in-house legal team. The role will be based in Dundee with hybrid-working also available. Role Profile: Work with the Director of Legal to ensure the...

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Corporate Associate, Dublin

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...

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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

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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Making the Move In-House

Making the Move In-House

Are you considering making the move to an in-house role? When it comes to career changes for lawyers, moving to in-house is a great choice if you are looking for a new challenge in your career. At Thomson Legal, we can help you prepare for this move, helping you find...

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Clients We Work With