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Juliet qualified as a solicitor with Halliwells in 1994 before making the transition to legal recruitment. She has over 15 years’ experience working with regional and national recruitment companies. Juliet also set up and ran her own recruitment consultancy for four years which specialised in placing lawyers across a range of legal disciplines.  

Juliet joined BCL Legal in 2015 and places legal professionals across all levels into commercial practice areas within private practice law firms in Yorkshire. 

My recent blog posts


Have millennial lawyers got the right idea?

Recently, there’ve been a lot of articles reporting a rise in millennials who are ‘quitting’ their lucrative careers to live life differently. Headlines include: ‘Why more millennials are quitting lucrative jobs to travel’ and ‘43 per cent of millennials plan to quit their job within 2 years’. I often hear the ready response amongst partners and directors at law firms: millennials are the ‘snowflake...


Women lawyers are taking over, but is it as it seems?

It’s official. For the first time ever there are more women practising as solicitors than men. Over the years I’ve observed a rise in women entering the profession (last year the figure sat at just over 60%), so it was only a matter of time before this resulted in a takeover!  

The stats

But let’s look at this in more detail. Whilst there are more women than men holding practising certificates, the...


Newly qualified solicitors – how effectively are you running your job search?

Well, here we are again, it's NQ season! And in Leeds it seems to be going pretty early this year, no doubt precipitated by the shortage of good candidates at the 1-4PQE level across a wide range of disciplines. And like every year, we see the same issues and problems coming up. We get it. This is the first time you’re looking for a job as a qualified solicitor and this is, for many of you, the first...

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