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 Organisation Net Promoter Score (NPS) is 76

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 found my dealings with the consultants of BCL Legal to be calm, efficient and highly professional. What really impressed me was that they listened to what I wanted and delivered
Gillian Hill
General Counsel, Verastar Limited
I found BCL to be fast, knowledgeable and professional. The overall outcome of this recruitment exercise was very successful. I have no doubt we will use BCL's services again in future.
Liam Mcilveen
Assistant General Counsel, Astra Zeneca
BCL has placed all four members of our legal team and the service has always been first class. Showing great flexibility in working with us and always supplying a number of high-quality candidates.
David Bryson
Human Resources Advisor, SIS

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Upcoming Events

February 7, 2019

Legal Update for In-house Lawyers

Reading

CPD Points: 0.0

This session is a half day event which focuses on topical legal issues. Topics include Employment, Property Planning and Dispute Resolution

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January 23, 2019

Data Breaches After GDPR

Manchester

CPD Points: 1.5

Ross McKenzie, a Partner in Addleshaw Goddard's Data Protection team, will draw upon his experience since the GDPR came into force and share his insights on the latest in data protection law and cyber security.

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Awards

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