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
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
I have no hesitation in recommending the services of BCL Legal. Their professionalism and tenacity ensured that the recruitment process went smoothly and I managed to secure my dream job.
Amber Grey
Manager Business Affairs, ITV Granada PLC

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Upcoming Events

June 26, 2019

Junior Lawyer Training - Retail, Food & Hospitality In House Seminar

London

BCL Legal and DWF are offering a unique opportunity for junior in-house lawyers in the retail, food and hospitality sectors to learn and network at our new training series

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June 26, 2019

Elite Influence for In-house Lawyers

Manchester

In this workshop we look at some of the models and tools used successfully on high-stakes military intelligence operations and learn how we can apply them to our business challenges helping you to improve your influencing skills and deal with any challenge you need to tackle.

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Awards

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