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 can’t recommend highly enough their down to earth, relaxed and very professional manner. I always feel that BCL Legal has my best interests in mind when recommending and sourcing roles.
Frank Beeton
Solicitor (Corporate and Commercial), Keelys LLP
I have been incredibly impressed by the standards of BCL Legal. They kept me informed and I felt 100% confident that what was promised, would get done - and it certainly was.
Heidi Hall
Paralegal, Keoghs
I wanted to say thank you to you and the team at BCL Legal for all the help you have given me over the past few years
Charles Krieg
In-house Solicitor, Electricity North West

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Upcoming Events

February 5, 2020

IR35 - What you need to know and do before 6 April 2020

Manchester

This session will address the changes to the IR35 regime which are due to become law from 6 April 2020, and the steps businesses should take now to prepare for the changes. We will consider the impact from both a tax and employment law perspective and will provide practical guidance on how to prepare.

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Awards

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