Search services


For law firms

Partner search: We identify suitable candidates for each firm’s strategic partner level recruitment needs and facilitate discussions and successful partner and team hires.

Partner outplacement: We welcome assignments from law firms to work with departing partners to consider their options and make successful moves for the next stage of their career.


For corporates

We act for corporate clients and other institutions to recruit for senior legal roles.


For partners and senior lawyers

Partners: We act for established partners who are considering a move. We advise on options, opportunities and remuneration and facilitate discussions with senior management at likely firms to conclude a partner or team move.

Senior Lawyers: We advise senior lawyers approaching partnership level on their career options, partnership plans and the relative strengths of different firms.

Our services to partners and senior lawyers are provided without charge to the individual on the basis of a placement fee from their new firm if a move is made.


Advisory services

We advise law firms on strategy and management issues including:

  • Strategic planning at a firm, group or office level,
  • Assessments of market position and assistance with change,
  • Advice on governance and management structures,
  • Reviews of partner remuneration systems and facilitating change,
  • Financial reporting and methodologies for measuring performance in a partnership,
  • Mergers, team hires and office expansion,
  • Demergers and office closures,
  • Partner Consultations: providing senior management with feedback and insights from their partner base,
  • Advice on capital structures, partner equity arrangements and debt facilities,
  • Mentoring partners in management roles,
  • Low cost service delivery models,
  • Facilitating partner discussions and educating lawyers on legal business topics.