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Legal Recruitment

Our legal recruiters have direct experience working in the legal profession.
Our legal recruiters have direct experience
working in the legal profession


Hudson is a leading provider of specialised recruitment, contract professionals, recruitment outsourcing and talent management solutions worldwide. We employ over 2,000 professionals serving clients and candidates in approximately 20 countries globally.

Hudson Legal is the world’s largest legal recruiter, spanning four continents, giving us the broadest understanding of the ever-changing dynamics of the global legal marketplace.

In the UK, we have legal recruitment consultants based in London, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Glasgow, providing national coverage to address your recruitment needs.

Hudson’s Legal practice recruits professionals into permanent, interim and contract roles as well as retained search and selection. The team is divided into legal partners, private practice associate, in-house and public sector.


From Law Firm Partner and General Counsel of corporates, Hudson Legal can help you with your next hire. The majority of our consultants are legally trained or qualified can understand your business needs and your market environment. Clients we have worked with are:

  • Private Practice
  • Magic Circle
  • Silver Circle
  • National Firms
  • Boutique Firms
  • In-house
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Pharmaceuticals / Healthcare
  • Technology Media Telecoms
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Retail & FMCG
  • Professional Services
  • Heavy Industry
  • Public Sector
  • Regulatory bodies
  • Central Government
  • Local Authorities
  • Education
  • NHS & PCTs
  • Charities


  • Specialist market knowledge facilitated by an experienced team and strong industry networks
  • True international sourcing capability via our global candidate database
  • Multiple online brand profiling packages for your business, including branded recruitment micro-sites and banner profiling
  • Competitive on-line and off-line advertising packages provided across all key legal media
  • Complimentary Hudson personality profiling tool (BAQ) with all permanent placements to limit the risk of hire
  • Support and training for you in competency based interviewing techniques and making the most of your interviews

Hudson can also help you find any of the following professionals: Accounting & Finance, Banking & Financial Services, Contact Centre, Energy, Infrastructure & Technical, Human Resources, IT, Marketing & Communications, Office Support, Public Sector, Sales, Search & Selection, Supply Chain & Procurement and Telecommunications.

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Latest Legal Jobs

NQ Real Estate, International Law Firm, Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland - Central,

In House Real Estate Paralegal

Warwickshire, Midlands - Warwickshire, GBP 22000.00 -> 26000.00 Per Year

In House Commercial Property Counsel

Northamptonshire, Midlands - Northamptonshire, GBP 43000.00 -> 55000.00 Per Year

NQ 0 -2 Years Employment Solicitor

Manchester, North West - Greater Manchester, GBP 30000.00 -> 40000.00 Per Year

Private Client Locum

Walsall, Midlands - West Midlands, GBP 25.00 -> 32.00 per hour

Legal Counsel

City of London, London, GBP 70000.00 -> 85000.00 Per Year

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Legal Contacts

Jan Colligan

Associate Director - Legal Recruitment


Hudson is a global talent solutions company with expertise in leadership and specialised recruitment, contracting solutions, recruitment process outsourcing and talent management. We help our clients and candidates succeed by leveraging our expertise, deep industry and market knowledge, and proprietary assessment tools and techniques. With approximately 2,000 people in 20 countries, and relationships with millions of specialised professionals, we bring an unparalleled ability to match talent with opportunities by assessing, recruiting, developing and engaging the best and brightest people for our clients. We combine broad geographic presence, world-class talent solutions and a tailored, consultative approach to help businesses and professionals achieve higher performance and outstanding results. More information is available at

Hudson Global Resources Limited, registered office Chancery House, 53-64 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1QS. Registered in England and Wales No. 3206355