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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.

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Testimonials

David was very helpful and knowledgeable from beginning to end. I am grateful for all the guidance and support he provided during the entire process and would recommend him to others.
Kirsty DarkoEmployment LawyerFreeths LLP

Testimonials

David was very helpful and knowledgeable from beginning to end. I am grateful for all the guidance and support he provided during the entire process and would recommend him to others.
Kirsty DarkoEmployment LawyerFreeths LLP

Advice & Articles

How to Attract the Best Candidates in the Legal Industry

How to Attract the Best Candidates in the Legal Industry

We know the challenges that come with recruitment.  Considering experience, qualifications and salaries, alongside the recruitment process itself, going through applications, interviews and finding the best fit for the role. With the Covid-19 outbreak leading to...

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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

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