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Gishan is an LLB graduate of Birmingham City University, class of 2008. Following his undergraduate studies Gishan relocated to London where he spent a number of years working as a Financial Services Broker in the City before moving into business to business Sales in the Technology and Recruitment sectors.

In 2013 Gishan moved back home to the Midlands and joined the BCL Legal Birmingham office in January 2014. Gishan specialises in the recruitment of real estate, planning and property finance partners, directors, senior associates, associates, solicitors and newly qualified solicitors for commercial practices in Bristol, the South West, across the Home Counties and South of England.

Gishan works with leading law firms and candidates at all levels for national and international practices including Bevan Brittan, Veale Wasbrough Vizards, Simmons & Simmons, Osborne Clarke, Burges Salmon, TLT, Womble Bond Dickinson, Freeths, Penningtons Manches, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, and other leading regional firms. 

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One of the most important elements of legal job satisfaction

I’ve worked in legal recruitment for the better part of five years now, and at the tender age of 31, I feel as if I’ve finally found what I want to do in terms of my long-term career: where I want to be and where I want to go; and, what I want to achieve. Don’t get me wrong, legal recruitment can be tough but I genuinely enjoy my job and find my work very interesting. Prior to joining BCL Legal, I...


Take the stress out of your first interview… and your first date?

In a previous blog, I drew parallels between using a recruiter and online dating. Dating is always a fun and often interesting conversation amongst my friends. We’re now at an age where most are either married or getting married and having children or having more children, while some of us are still either on the hunt for that special someone or simply just keeping calm and carrying on with single-dom....


Is it stressful being a lawyer?

May 14th – 20th is Mental Health Awareness Week and this year the focus of the campaign is on stress. While it remains difficult to define medically, stress is now considered to be a major cause of death. I think it is fair to say that at some point in our lives and in one way or another, we all know what it’s like to feel stressed. Situations or events can make a person feel stressed; being placed...

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