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

Real Estate Lawyer, Edinburgh

Real Estate Lawyer, Edinburgh

Vialex are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated lawyer to join our real estate team, to work alongside the head of the team, Katie Corrigan, in delivering the day-to-day work of the team and to help build the team and shape its direction.  As a...

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Legal Counsel, Dublin/Hybrid

Legal Counsel, Dublin/Hybrid

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

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Construction Lawyer, 2+ PQE

Construction Lawyer, 2+ PQE

MacRoberts LLP is one of Scotland’s leading independent commercial law firms, with solicitors in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Dundee. The Role: We currently have a vacancy for a Solicitor, NQ to 4 years PQE, who is interested in joining our busy contentious...

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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

CV Writing Tips for Lawyers

CV Writing Tips for Lawyers

When applying for a new role and hoping to get an interview, making your CV stand out is far from easy. Most lawyers now have similar educational backgrounds and skills, and in order to stand out, you need to make sure your CV showcases your talent. It can be...

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