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 was impressed at how quickly our request was turned around and communication arranged between the candidates and ourselves. The candidates were of a very high standard.
Linda J Wilkinson
Manager Cumbria Rural, Citizens Advice Bureau
BCL provides an extremely professional service. They take great care to match the potential recruit with my firm and as a consequence those who they put forward are appropriate.
Paul Morton
Head of Litigation, Brabners
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 22, 2020

Software and IP Disputes

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At this session we will provide you with an overview of the key trends/issues that we have recently seen and dealt with in this area and share with you our practical tips, so that you can better protect your position and control your level of risk.

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Awards

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