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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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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 11,000 lawyers placed since 2003

Clients who trust us

BCL has placed all four members of our legal team and the service has always been first class. Showing great flexibility in working with us and always supplying a number of high-quality candidates.
David Bryson
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I will definitely not hesitate in recommending BCL to other people.
Javnepreet Rai
Residential Property Paralegal, Top Tier West Midlands Law Firm
I found my dealings with the consultants of BCL Legal to be calm, efficient and highly professional. What relly impressed me was that they listened to what I wanted and delivered.
Gillian Hill
General Counsel, Verastar Limited

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