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

Browse job categories

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.

Job search

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.

Learn more

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 11,000 lawyers placed since 2003

Clients who trust us

I have been extremely impressed with BCL’s legal knowledge and the quality of the candidates they have put forward. They are extremely professional and understand our business needs.
Operations Director
BCL are the first people I contact. They listen to our requirements, understand the role and requirements perfectly, and will only put forward those candidates whom they consider to be most suited to and interested in the role.
Jade Campbell
Conveyancing Lawyer
I worked with Nick in relation to my latest role. I would not hesitate to recommend him.
Caroline Larson
Commercial Property Litigation Solicitor, Bond Dickinson LLP

Salary Surveys

All the latest private practice and in-house salary and benefits statistics

View Salary Surveys

Upcoming Events

November 9, 2022

It's time to talk about the Menopause


A slightly different topic to our usual legal seminars! More info to follow

View event
October 12, 2022

Wellbeing Strategy, In-house Legal Seminar with Shoosmiths


Shoosmiths Yvonne Oakenfull with lead this soft skills seminar

View event
September 14, 2022

IP In-house Legal Seminar with Shoosmiths


Shoosmiths Sonia Burgess will cover trademarks and domain names

View event