The UK's number one legal recruiter

People led and tech-driven, BCL Legal's intelligent recruiting assures the highest quality legal professionals and job roles

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Legal job-seekers

Our discipline and location-specific teams live and breathe their respective markets. Whether you're a trainee solicitor, paralegal or partner, BCL Legal helps to clarify and manage your job seeking requirements and career ambitions. We'll find you what you're looking for.

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Legal hirers

Effective hiring goes far beyond filling a job role. Successful recruiting puts its emphasis on people, quality and speed. We operate with unrivalled insight through our discipline and location-specific teams and using integrated technology, we match the right people to your business.

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Established and trusted

Our average Candidate Net Promoter Score (NPS) is 82

90% of lawyers who move are registered with BCL

97% of BCL-placed lawyers stay with the business for over a year

Over 10,000 lawyers placed since 2003

Clients who trust us

I wanted to contact you to thank you for putting me forward for a fantastic opportunity in private practice. I happened to speak to you by chance, and you were very proactive in identifying an opportunity that I may not have otherwise have considered.
Miss Sandhu
Solicitor, Local Government Legal Department
BCL are the first people I contact. They listen to our requirements, understand the role and requirements perfectly, and will only put forward those candidates whom they consider to be most suited to and interested in the role.
Jade Campbell
Conveyancing Department Manager, Gordons LLP
BCL has extensive knowledge of the market and takes great care in placing candidates in the right role and firm. They are patient and supportive and in addition very good at their jobs.
Simon Forster
General Counsel, Weightmans

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Upcoming Events

October 8, 2020

Contract Law Update

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BCL Legal & Pannone Corporate are pleased to offer a series of webinars in place of the usual annual IHL conference that takes place at this time of year.

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October 1, 2020

Changes in regulator behaviours post COVID-19

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BCL Legal & Pannone Corporate are pleased to offer a series of webinars in place of the usual annual IHL conference that takes place at this time of year.

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September 24, 2020

Concluding Contracts Remotely

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BCL Legal & Pannone Corporate are pleased to offer a series of webinars in place of the usual annual IHL conference that takes place at this time of year.

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Awards

We’re a Sunday Times Best Small Company to Work For: 2016, 2017, 2018