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

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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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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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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

BCL has placed me in my last two roles: in both instances, the support and information provided were invaluable. They have been able to support my next career move each step of the way
Kirsteen Vickerstaff
Company Secretary & General Counsel, On The Beach Group Plc
BCL really take the time to understand our business and ensure that they only put forward candidates who will meet both our technical but also cultural needs.
Sue Albion
Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs Officer for Europe, Molson Coors
They were all excellent candidates and as I indicated to each of them at the beginning of their second interviews, if we had had three vacancies, all of them would have received offers.
Rob Dillarston
Managing Partner, Greenwoods Solicitors LLP

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March 28, 2019

Legal Update

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Topics that will be discussed in this session are key commercial cases from 2018, social media and the latest on Brexit

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March 19, 2019

Legal Update for In House Lawyers


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A legal update in house session which looks at various areas of law and at your role in protecting your business's reputatio

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March 14, 2019

Legal Update for In House Lawyers


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