In an ever-shifting legal landscape, you can count on LHH to help you progress in your career. Our legal specialists have built up an extensive network across the legal sector matching legal professionals with small practices through to large multi-nationals.

LHH has developed an extensive network across the UK legal sector to become a trusted long-term recruitment solutions advisor to both clients and candidates alike.


We are proud to actively nurture these networks of talented legal professionals and ambitious organisations. Our experience allows us to provide a tailored approach to all our candidates and employers.


Our consultants are equipped to support your legal hiring needs — from global to sole practitioner law firms and FTSE100 clients to startups. We are also experts at supporting our legal candidates in reaching for their career ambitions.


We have dedicated consultants who recruit specifically for commercial and civil law firms or in-house roles, and who each focus on specific career levels. We offer a variety of thought leadership events. We offer complete UK coverage and, when combined with our links across our global group, an unrivalled worldwide network.

  • Why LHH Recruitment Solutions
  • Roles we recruit for
  • Our legal recruitment services
Why LHH Recruitment Solutions
  1. Full service — permanent, interim, locum, and temporary-to-permanent appointments
  2. Full candidate verification — including reference checking for interim/locum candidates.

  3. Joined-up approach —  national network of consultants who work collaboratively to service all client locations whilst maintaining their local knowledge .

  4. Broad range of connections — from city firms through global law firms; from regional heavyweights to top 250 firms; from boutique to newly established commercial practices.




Roles we recruit for

Law Firm


  • Head of Department

  • Partner (Salaried and Equity)

  • Director, Principal Associate, Managing Associate, Senior Associate

  • Associate, Senior Solicitor

  • Solicitor / NQ

  • CILEx Qualified Practitioner

  • Paralegal


  • General Counsel

  • Head of Legal

  • Legal Manager

  • Senior Legal Counsel

  • Legal Counsel

  • Data Protection Officer

  • Trademark & Patent Attorney

  • Contracts Manager

  • Paralegal

Our legal recruitment services

Some of the services we provide to the UK legal sector:


  1. Executive search & headhunting

  2. Team moves

  3. Mergers

  4. Permanent appointments

  5. Fixed-term contract appointments

  6. Locum/interim/temporary appointments

  7. Market research

  8. Candidate market mapping

  9. Reference checking

  10. High volume recruitment projects/campaigns

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