BCL Legal

46 New Broad Street
United Kingdom

Tel: 0203 651 5695

About BCL Legal

Introduction to BCL Legal

BCL is the largest independent legal recruitment consultancy in the regions. We are exclusively dedicated to recruiting for the legal profession from offices centrally located in Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Reading and Bristol. Our experienced and highly trained consultants recruit for legal departments assisting legal professionals at all levels including solicitors and partners, paralegals and legal executives as well as in-house counsel and company secretaries.

Sectors and Disciplines

We are unique in that each consultant only specialises within one sector and region so that they have full knowledge and expertise in that field to give you up to the minute information on your specialist area. We provide advice on and introductions to:
Private Practices
In-House legal departments
Public Sector organisations
The Conveyancing Sector
Locum/Temporary & Contract

Both Permanent and Locum

The consultants at BCL Legal provide a professional and personal service to both candidate lawyers and clients, offering guidance which is in the best interests of the people they assist.

Don't just believe what we have to say listen to what our clients tell us...

"At DLA Piper we are consistently searching for talented lawyers who will fit within our culture and future plans. We believe in working closely with our recruitment agencies and through BCL Legal we have successfully appointed a number of excellent individuals"
Simon Woolley
Regional office Managing Partner

"All involved at BCL Legal are to my mind market leaders in their own right..."
Mike Edge, Partner
Halliwells LLP

"I found BCL Legal to be fast, knowledgeable, helpful and professional. I would describe the overall outcome from this recruitment exercise as very successful. I have little doubt that the AZ Legal Department will use BCL Legal's services again in future."
Liam Mcilveen, Senior Counsel

AstraZeneca plc

"We have found BCL Legal to be very professional, pragmatic and efficient. they have a very good understanding of their clients' needs. They always listen and tenaciously follow through with both the client and the candidate so that the right fit for both parties is achieved. We enjoy working with them - we feel we can speak our mind so that none of the parties involved wastes any time."
John Reid, Managing Partner
O'Rourke Reid, Leeds

"I was really impressed with the way in which you handled our assignment...By screening all of the candidates before they were presented to me, you effectively carried out the first stage of the interviews...I felt like I was dealing with an in house HR department rather than an external consultant because you understood the company's demands so well."
Louise Stonier, Head of Legal
Pets at Home

What makes us different is who we know...

For more information please contact:


Manchester office: 0845 241 0933
Leeds office: 0845 521 1859
Birmingham office: 0845 241 0992
Reading office: 0845 521 3477
Bristol office: 0845 521 1864
Liverpool office: 0845 872 3330
London office: 0203 651 5695
Temporary Contracts: 0845 241 2186

1 job with BCL Legal