Specialist Recruitment | Legal | Employers

Operating for over 40 years as one of the leading legal recruitment specialists, our team at B+C has developed a vast network across all legal sectors throughout the UK and globally, meaning we are undoubtedly a trusted long term advisor to both clients and candidates alike.

We are proud to actively nurture these networks of talented legal professionals and ambitious organisations, ensuring we’re always up-to-date and can move quickly to deliver results. Our experience allows us to take a tailored approach to all our candidates and future employers.

From global to sole practitioner law firms, FTSE100 clients to start-ups – our consultants are equipped to support all our partners’ legal hiring needs and candidates’ career ambitions.


    Recruitment Solutions

  • Executive search & headhunting

  • Team moves

  • Mergers

  • Permanent appointments

  • Fixed Term Contract appointments

  • Locum / Interim / Temporary appointments

  • Market research

  • Candidate market mapping

  • Reference checking

  • High volume recruitment projects/campaigns

    Additional Solutions

  • Equality, diversity, & inclusion reviews/audits/recruitment advice

  • Insight & assessment tools

  • Executive coaching

  • Digital advertising

  • Market updates

  • Salary insight/benchmarking

  • Network/thought leadership events

  • Stringent screening – including qualifications verified & checked

  • Job briefings


    Law Firm

  • Head of Department

  • Partner (Salaried and Equity)

  • Director, Principal Associate Managing Associate, Senior Associate

  • Associate, Senior Solicitor

  • Solicitor / NQ

  • CILEx Qualified Practitioner

  • Paralegal


  • General Counsel

  • Head of Legal

  • Legal Manager

  • Senior Legal Counsel

  • Legal Counsel

  • Data Protection Officer

  • Trademark & Patent Attorney

  • Contracts Manager

  • Paralegal


We have dedicated consultants who recruit specifically for commercial and civil law firms or in-house roles, and who each focus on specific career levels. We offer a variety of thought leadership events. We have complete UK coverage, and when combined with our links across our global group, an unrivalled worldwide network.


Our experienced consultants develop strong networks across the UK, with access to candidates not available elsewhere. We focus on understanding your requirements, so we can offer tailored services and the very best talent to fulfil your needs as they evolve.


Our combined focus is Partner to Paralegal in law firms, and General Counsel to Paralegals in private and public sector organisations. Our consultants have specialist legal knowledge and networks so we can match our expertise and our specialist networks directly to fit your requirements.


    Civil Law Firms

    Our Unique Edge

  • Full service – permanent, interim, locum, and temporary-to- permanent appointments UK-wide

  • Proven ability to support national, regional, local, and sole practitioner civil law firms, and their candidates

  • Trusted advisors to many civil law firms

    The Benefits of Our Service

  • Full candidate verification - including reference checking for interim/locum candidates

  • Joined-up approach – our national network of consultants work collaboratively to service all client locations whilst maintaining their local knowledge

  • Full service – permanent, interim, locum, and temporary-to-permanent appointments

    What We Recruit For

  • All civil law firm areas of practice including, but not limited to: property litigation, clinical negligence, personal injury, general civil litigation, wills and probate, family law, private client, residential conveyancing, commercial property, employment

  • Private practice law firms ranging from sole practitioners to full-service practices

    Commercial Law Firms

    Our Unique Edge

  • Geographical reach across the whole of the UK

  • Full service – permanent, interim, locum, fixed term, and temporary-to-permanent appointments

  • Proven support to Magic Circle, Silver Circle, US, regional heavyweights, Top 250, and Top 500 Commercial Law Firms across our network

    The Benefits of Our Service

  • Fully equipped team who understand the specificities of the commercial law firm recruitment market

  • Broad range of law firm connections – from City firms through global law firms; from regional heavyweights to Top 250 firms; from Boutique to newly established commercial law firms

    What We Recruit For

  • We successfully recruit top talent into all commercial law firm areas of practice which includes, but is not limited to; Corporate, Private Equity, Banking & Finance, Real Estate / Commercial Property, Residential Development, Construction, Project and Infrastructure, Commercial, IP&IT / TMT, Private Client and Private Wealth, Tax, Employment, and Commercial Dispute Resolution


    Our Unique Edge

  • Our specialists leverage their knowledge, expertise, and insight to over 4,000 connections every month

  • Commercial partnerships with Fortune 500 Global Companies, FTSE 100 and 250 companies, SMEs, government departments, local authorities, charities

  • Our nationwide capability has grown to a network of 10 regional offices, which is further enhanced by our Global office network

    The Benefits of Our Service

  • Specific in-house market knowledge

  • Broad and dedicated UK-wide geographical reach

  • Full service – executive search, permanent, interim, locum, and temporary appointments

    What We Recruit For

  • We recruit from Paralegal through to General Counsel level for interim, locum, temporary, permanent, and fixed term appointments

  • Sectors include - Heavy Industry, IT & Technology, Financial Services, Not-for-profit, Transport/Logistic, Entertainment, Retail/FMCG, Healthcare/Pharma, Professional Services, Logistics/Transportation


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We look forward to hearing from you.


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