In-house services

In-house legal, company secretary and compliance recruitment

BCL Legal boasts the UK's largest in-house consultancy team, offering temporary, permanent and contract solutions to a wide range of businesses across the UK

Over 90% of in-house lawyers placed stay in the role for over four years

Team of 10 with an average of 10 years' recruitment expertise

We fill temporary and permanent requirements

Over 8,000 'commercial lawyers' have asked us to assist with their career - our expertise knows who to call upon for each role we assist

A credentialed service

More than 2,000 lawyers, company secretaries and compliance professionals placed since 2003

Our services

Getting to know your business is a big part of what we do and an essential first step to ensure our services are as accurate and effective as possible.

We offer

  • Permanent and temporary placements
  • Resourcing strategy and implementation
  • Legal team profiling
  • Recruitment of first time legal appointments
  • Salary and benefits advice and benchmarking
  • Tailored campaign advice and execution

Get in touch with BCL Legal's In-house team today!

Our approach

Our success is testament to the following:

  • The concentrated expertise of our team: local and discipline-specific
  • The strength of our established relationships within the in-house legal community
  • The UK's largest legal professional database and jobs board – the In-house team works only with the best candidates on the market
  • The use of our patent pending integrated technology: the more placements we make, the smarter we become
  • Ongoing recruitment strategies and objective consultation

Events for our community

In conjunction with the UK's leading partner law firms, we organise and stage over 50 annual CPD seminars a year.

We work closely with our in-house contacts and law firm partners to ensure our courses are relevant and interesting, presenting a stimulating mix of legal and business-related topics for professional development.

  • Held at over eight locations across the UK
  • Free to attendees

View events here.

View our other case studies

International search pool: Samsung

After several months searching for an antitrust lawyer through direct campaigns and utilising other legal recruiters, Samsung instructed BCL Legal.

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High-volume recruiting: MyHomeMove Case Study

In 2013, BCLs dedicated property team, was instructed to assist in MyHomeMove’s national growth and continued expansion, including fee-earning and non-fee earning roles.

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Specialist-sector recruiting: Anthony Collins Solicitors

Over the last two years, ACS has had interesting and complex roles within the Commercial, Corporate Litigation and Property teams and approached BCL Legal to help.

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In-house tailored client campaign: Milliken

BCL Legal placed the previous Regional Legal Counsel, Europe in 2012 who worked for the company for six years. Following a successful period of employment, during which they established the European legal function, the previous incumbent was ready to move on and found a new role elsewhere.

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