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Legal Jobs in London

Based in the centre of London, BCL Legal specialise exclusively in legal recruitment and have extensive knowledge of the recruitment needs of the legal profession in London both in private practice and in house. 

BCL Legal recruit for a wide selection of paralegal and solicitor jobs in London and our specialist consultants are happy to offer advice and guidance to lawyers thinking about the next step in their legal career. 

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Banking & Finance Lawyer

  • £90000.00 - £95000.00

Leading International firm seeks an experienced Banking & Finance Lawyer to join them on a fixed term contract basis for three months, based in their City office.

Due to an influx of work they seek a capable pair of hands to assist at this busy time and whilst they recruit on a permanent basis. The team advises clients on financing across many different sectors. They have experience in secured and unsecured lending, leasing, capital markets, securitisation and derivatives.

US Qualified Document Review

  • £35.00 - £45.00

US Qualified Document Review Lawyers with French Language

BCL Legal are currently recruiting for a new document review project starting in June at a leading US law firm. Sought are US qualified lawyers who are fluent in French and free of LIBOR conflicts.

It is expected that the document review project will run for a minimum of four months, possibly longer. Suitable candidates must be available to commence in June, be free of LIBOR conflicts, fluent in French and US qualified.

Private Client Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

Private Client Solicitor

Private Client solicitor is sought by this leading national firm to be based at the London office. You will be an existing private client solicitor at a leading national or regional practice with a sound understanding of inheritance tax, capital gains tax and income tax together with wider private client and general estate planning.

In-House Date Protection Solicitor

  • £80000.00 - £100000.00

In-House Data Protection Solicitor

In-House Data Protection Solicitor is sought by our client, a leading financial services and global business with a cutting edge legal function. This role would suit an existing in-house data protection solicitor or data protection solicitor working in private practice.

Construction NQ

  • £55000.00 - £60000.00

Construction NQ Solicitor

Construction NQ Solicitor sought for this leading international practice to work within a long established and highly regarded construction team. You will be an existing construction NQ solicitor with either a seat in construction or projects or have a clear commercial background with a strong desire to work in transactional construction.

Employment Solicitor

  • £55000.00 - £58000.00

Employment Solicitor

Employment solicitor role at the NQ level for an employment solicitor or current trainee. Our client is an exceptionally strong national firm with a fantastic reputation in Employment work and boasts an impressive client roster of public and private sector clients. This role is for an employment solicitor for the London office.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £60000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor

Commercial Property Solicitor is sought by our client a leading London based top 100 UK law firm.

Our client, whilst centred in London, operates with a national outlook and its real estate team continues to attract clients including public quoted companies and private investors and developers in addition to retail sector clients who need ongoing commercial property advice.

Financial Regulation Solicitor

  • £62000.00 - £75000.00

Financial Regulation Solicitor

Financial Regulation solicitor is sought by the London office of this international law firm.

The financial regulation team provides financial services and regulatory advice to financial institutions and other businesses including banks, investment managers, building societies, trading platforms, stockbrokers, corporate financiers and a whole host of others.

In-House Corporate Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

In-House Corporate Solicitor

Our client is a leading financial services and multi-disciplinary practice with a world-class global brand and ambitions to develop and grow its internal legal capability.

An experienced corporate solicitor is sought to work in-house in this dynamic and growing team based in London providing support to a number of senior team members.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £75000.00

Corporate Solicitor

Corporate Solicitor role - our client is a leading international law firm with a significant presence in London.

Our client is looking to recruit an additional junior to mid-level corporate solicitor at around 1-3 PQE.

Housing Legal Executive

  • £20000.00 - £34000.00

A leading national city firm is seeking and experienced Legal Executive to sit within a successful and well reputed London practice to undertake their own caseload of end to end residential conveyancing, shared ownership and re-sale files.

In-house Legal Recruitment Consultant

  • Negotiable

BCL Legal is one of the largest and most successful UK based recruitment consultancies, specialising exclusively in the field of legal recruitment. We are always interested in talking to outstanding individuals who want to join us, in particular based in our London office.

Established in 2003 and with an extensive network of offices across the country, BCL Legal is uniquely positioned to provide clients and candidates, with the highest levels of service across its impressive network.

Data Protection Solicitor

  • £75000.00 - £90000.00

Data Protection Solicitor

Data Protection Solicitor role - our client is a leading international law firm with a significant presence throughout the UK and a fantastic reputation in data protection as part of its leading TMT practice.

Data protection remains a growing and fast paced area of law constantly evolving and this firm and team are fully reflective of that trend.

Junior Commercial Lawyer

  • Negotiable


Stunning opportunity with world leading retailer. NYSE listed and with operations in over 36,000 locations, across 100 plus different countries. Recognised by Forbes as one of the 'Most Valuable and Powerful Brands in the World.' With an unprecedented reputation as an employer of choice, this company has also received regular recognition for its diversity and initiatives and has consistently been placed in the top 10 Sunday Times 25 'Best Big Companies to Work For'.

Commercial Property Associate

  • £50000.00 - £80000.00

Commercial Property Associate Role - our client is an exceptionally friendly and very successful boutique practice based just North of London within Zone 2.

The Commercial Property team is small but undertakes a fantastic breadth of work from sales, acquisitions, real estate development to landlord and tenant for a range of clients from big to small.

Legal Recruitment Consultant

  • £80000.00 - £100000.00

Legal Recruitment Consultant

Established in 2003 BCL Legal is a specialist legal recruitment consultancy working with private practice law firms and in-house legal teams throughout the UK.

Initially launched in Manchester, our success has allowed us to expand; we now employ almost 60 people acting for law firms and in house legal departments across England and Wales. We are currently expanding and looking to recruit several consultants and trainee consultants into the London office.

Real Estate Lawyer

  • £65.00 - £75.00

Leading international law firm has an urgent requirement for a commercial property solicitor to join its London team with immediate effect on an ongoing temporary basis.

Working alongside a number of partners you will play an integral role within the department which acts for numerous high profile clients and advises on the full remit of commercial property transactions.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor

Commercial Property Solicitor Role - our client is an exceptionally friendly and very successful boutique practice based just North of London within Zone 2.

The Commercial Property team is small but undertakes a fantastic breadth of work from sales, acquisitions, real estate development to landlord and tenant for a range of clients from big to small.

Construction Solicitor

  • £45000.00 - £70000.00

Construction Solicitor

Construction Solicitor role - Construction Solicitor role has arisen on the non-contentious side for the London office of this expanding London and regional firm.

The construction and engineering team is a market leading practice and is undergoing rapid growth. The Construction team advises some of the firm's largest clients on domestic and international transactions and operate from bases across London and the South West.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00

Corporate Solicitor

Corporate Solicitor role - corporate solicitor is sought by the London office of this top 200 UK law firm to further the growth and investment in the corporate and banking teams.

The role itself will be working as part of a small but strongly performing corporate and finance team who are looking to add additional support to the lead London partner. The firm has a fantastic reputation outside of the City and is developing its profile in London.

Commercial Solicitor

  • £40000.00 - £55000.00

Commercial Solicitor

An excellent opportunity for a 2 PQE Commercial/Procurement Solicitor to join the London office of a top 100 law firm. This firm offers a great working environment and a good work/life balance.

BCL Legal is working alongside this top 100 law firm in their recruitment of a commercial/procurement solicitor to join their highly regarded team.

Real Estate Tax Solicitor

  • £70000.00 - £100000.00

Real Estate Tax Solicitor

Real Estate Tax Solicitor - this is a real estate tax solicitor role for the London office of this leading international law firm.

The structured real estate finance team acts on a range of real estate transactions both direct and on corporate real estate matters across M&A and Joint Ventures. To augment this already sizeable multi-disciplinary tax team, you will be an existing real estate tax solicitor with upwards of 4 years PQE.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

Corporate Solicitor

Corporate Solicitor Role - Corporate solicitor is required to join the London office of this leading corporate practice of this truly global law firm.

The Corporate team in London leads the way in its capability to execute domestic and international corporate transactions. The Corporate teams acts for a range of large international clients and consistently ranks in the top 10 worldwide for completed M&A deals.

Private Equity Solicitor

  • £75000.00 - £85000.00

Private Equity Solicitor

Private Equity Solicitor - Private Equity Solicitor is required by our client, a top 10 UK international law firm for their London office.

The London private equity team is an integral part of the wider global corporate group and acts for a range of clients from global equity investors, management teams, financial advisers across a broad spectrum of sectors including finance, energy, infrastructure, mining, technology and life sciences.

Construction Solicitor

  • £65000.00 - £75000.00

Construction Solicitor

Construction Solicitor - Non-Contentious construction solicitor role has arisen in the London office of this international law firm.

Our client has a designated construction team that operates both nationally and internationally on contentious and non-contentious roles for a range of clients including commercial and residential developers, banks, charities, engineers, leisure and health care clients.

Enfranchisement Associate

  • £60000.00 - £75000.00

Enfranchisement Solicitor

Enfranchisement solicitor is sought for the London office of this stand-out international firm as part of their wider residential real estate team.

The firm can offer some of the best residential real estate work and direct involvement with both landlord clients and key agents.

Banking Solicitor

  • £55000.00 - £68000.00

Banking Solicitor

Banking Solicitor - Banking Solicitor is sought by our client for the London office of this leading national practice with a focus on real estate finance.

The banking and finance team operates on a national basis and holds a broad range of panel appointments across corporate and real estate finance.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor

Commercial Property Solicitor - Senior Associate appointment for the London office of this strong regional practice with a substantive presence in the City.

The commercial property and real estate team are already of a significant size and this has grown in London over the course of the past 3 years with the addition of a number of key lateral hires from leading City firms.

Commercial Solicitor

  • £65000.00 - £80000.00

Commercial Solicitor

Commercial Solicitor - Commercial Solicitor is sought for the London office of our client, a leading international US and UK focussed full service firm.

Our client is looking for a mid-level commercial associate to join this highly successful commercial and technology and team at associate level ideally at around 3-5 PQE.

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • £50000.00 - £65000.00

Commercial Property Solicitor

Commercial Property solicitor is sought by our client, a long-established and highly regarding boutique West End practice.

With an already strong real estate and property practice and an increase in broad commercial property work, our client is seeking a commercial property solicitor to work in close conjunction with a lead partner.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £90000.00

Corporate Solicitor - Associate

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced corporate solicitor to join a market leading team with a very clear path to progress. Joining as an Associate you will handle complex multi million pound transactions and the structure of the team will enable you to see your career develop.

Property Solicitor

  • £30000.00 - £40000.00

Property Solicitor

Property solicitor is sought for our client, a well regarded commercial focussed high street firm in Edgware.

Our client is seeking a broadly experienced property solicitor to work initial on case load of residential conveyancing matters with a wider scope to work under the lead partner on broader commercial property matters.

Real Estate Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £80000.00

Real Estate Solicitor - Development

Real Estate Solicitor is sought by our client, a long-standing highly regarded full service firm with particular strength in real estate.

The role sits within the real estate property and development team often working on large scale projects including (but not exclusively) housing associations, charities and local authorities often involving large urban regeneration projects.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £65000.00 - £80000.00

Corporate Solicitor

Corporate Solicitor is sought by our client, a market leading national firm with strong international links. Its Corporate team works on substantive national and local deals for a number of leading household names together with handling a broad range of international corporate deals.

Real Estate Finance Solicitor

  • £60000.00 - £90000.00

Real Estate Finance Solicitor

Real Estate Finance Solicitor - Real Estate Finance Solicitor is sought for this growing banking and finance real estate team in London.

This is a firm with a strong reputation for quality and innovation and an emphasis on striving for a real work life balance.

Corporate Solicitor

  • £35000.00 - £50000.00

Corporate Solicitor

Corporate Solicitor is sought for our client, a niche commercial solicitors practice in the heart of London with a solid background in corporate and commercial work.

To compliment the existing corporate team they are seeking an additional corporate solicitor ideally between 1-5 years PQE.

Corporate Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Corporate Solicitor - Energy & Infrastructure

Corporate Solicitor is sought for our client, a leading global law firm with over 40 offices around the world. The depth of its experience is fantastic and this solicitor role has arisen within its corporate team with a specific focus on infrastructure and energy.

Real Estate NQ

  • Negotiable

Real Estate NQ

Our client is a leading international law firm with strength and depth across all areas and a leading reputation in commercial property in London.

With line of sight on increased work flow both nationally and internationally, our client is now looking for real estate associates across a number of levels in addition to looking to recruit those coming up to qualification in September 2015.

Employment Associate

  • Negotiable

Employment Solicitor

Employment solicitor is sought for this highly regarded employment team based in London.

The firm sits squarely in the top 150 UK law firms but has a reputation for quality of work that pushes it higher up the rankings in a number of areas in the legal directories.

Commercial Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Commercial Solicitor

Our client is a leading national firm with an increasing international profile across its corporate and commercial teams.

The firm's Commercial Services team in London acts for an impressive array of household name clients, FTSE companies and large PLC's.

Real Estate Finance

  • Negotiable

Real Estate Finance Solicitor

Real Estate Finance Solicitor is sought by this leading international firm for the London based real estate finance team.

The extent of the real estate finance team includes 50 lawyers nationally and is a dedicated practice group within the firm and has a stand out reputation for its domestic and international real estate finance transactions.

Real Estate Solicitors

  • Negotiable

Commercial Real Estate Solicitors

Commercial Real Estate solicitors are sought by this large national practice as it continues to successfully grow its real estate function in London.

The firm already has a sizeable real estate presence nationally but with a more smaller offering in London with 6 lawyers under one partner.

Development Sales Manager

  • Negotiable

Real Estate Development

Real Estate Development team of this leading London firm is seeking a real estate development sales manager to assist in the ongoing development of this highly successful team.

The real estate development team carries out legal work for developers from structuring transactions, acquisition, infrastructure and subsequent development sales.

Real Estate Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Real Estate Solicitor

Real Estate solicitor is sought for this highly successful City law firm as they continue to increase their real estate presence.

Our client is a London firm sitting in the heart of the financial district but with roots that stem from the West End. As such our client provides highly technical and quality real estate advice but with an overarching clear client-focussed commercial approach.

Corporate (Private Equity) Solicitor

  • Negotiable

Corporate (Private Equity) Solicitor

Corporate (Private Equity) Solicitor is sought for this leading London Corporate team.

Our client is an international law with exceptional strength in its corporate team. This role is to work with a specific focus on private equity working in close proximity to 3 key London corporate partners.

There are many advantages to gaining a legal job in London that few other large cities are able to provide. Some of the immediate benefits candidates enjoy when living in London include close proximity to fantastic sporting and entertainment events, as well as being surrounded by historical testaments to the law and politics of the land.

Where your legal career could lead

At BCL our law recruitment connections in London are of the highest quality and offer candidates extremely desirable roles to make their start towards a top position.

London is the epicentre of UK law and politics, and is where many lawyers aim to be at the peak of their career. The history of London’s law courts is one reason why lawyers strive so hard to be part of the city’s legacy working in buildings such as the Old Bailey and the Royal Courts of Justice.

The capital is also home to one of the world’s largest financial districts as it houses Goldman Sachs, the European Investment Bank and Morgan Stanley to name a few. Financial institutions such as these provide opportunities for lawyers and paralegals seeking in-house positions at world renowned corporations.

Working on the Strand in the City of Westminster provides ample opportunity for ambitious, talented lawyers who are driven to succeed in their careers as well as plenty of cultural opportunities.

Law Recruitment in London

Law recruitment in London is equally as competitive as the industry itself, as the top firms fight for the most talented lawyers.

From our office in the heart of London, you can remain confident that our relationships provide each candidate with the quality of opportunities you hope for to progress in your legal career.

Through regularly updating the legal posts available in London we ensure we are ahead of the curve; this way we are in a position to enhance your prospects whether you are a solicitor, legal secretary or hoping to take the next step towards becoming a partner.

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