ENL Legal Recruitment North

7 George Road
West Midlands
United Kingdom

Tel: 01214541004

About ENL Legal Recruitment North

eNL North

eNL’s Northern team manages the recruitment of legal staff across a variety of sectors. With a strong presence within the private practice market, we also boast specific expertise in relation to public sector and in-house appointments. Our sector specialist consultants provide first rate market knowledge within their geographical location and individual markets.

Melanie Daly – Senior Consultant
Following graduation from Aston University, Melanie Daly initially worked in the Financial Services industry before becoming a Recruitment Consultant in 1997. Beginning her career in the IT sector, she moved into Legal Recruitment in 2001. She handles junior, mid-level and senior appointments in Private Practices, predominantly in the North of England, working with Solicitors and Partners covering all areas of law. She is a Certified Recruitment Professional (CertRP) and Member of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals (MIRP).

Claire Rankovic – Senior Consultant

Having initially qualified and practised as a solicitor, Claire began her recruitment career in 2005 and specialised in offshore recruitment for legal and trust professionals while based in Jersey. Claire joined eNL in 2017 and focuses on Solicitor, Legal Executive and Paralegal appointments in the North region.

  • Experienced recruiter with over 12 years working within legal and financial services sectors
  • Track record in assisting all levels of lawyers and disciplines of law
  • Claire is an expert in offering a thorough, professional and tailored approach to both clients and candidates
  • Claire utilises her expertise and knowledge to identify the very best talent on behalf of her clients, while working closely with her candidates to understand what is important to them in their next career move
  • Claire has been described by her clients as a “true professional who always gives everything she does 110%”  and recognised by her candidates as “delivering a prompt and tailored service”


Pasquale Agatiello – Senior Consultant (In-house)
Pasquale is a specialist recruitment professional with over 12 years experience working for some of the most reputable global recruitment organisations in the world. Specialising in in-house legal recruitment he has developed influential client relationships with key organisations across the IT, telecommunications, energy, FMCG and financial services sectors. He has developed an extensive network of active and passive candidates from around the EMEA region, thus ensuring clients and candidates work with an expert who really understands their business and is ideally placed to meet their strategic hiring requirements. Recruiting at all levels up to General Counsel, Pasquale is experienced in retained, search and contingency based recruitment campaigns.


Kaye Thumpston – Divisional Manager
Kaye Thumpston is Divisional Manager within eNL’s  locum division and has responsibility for the temporary legal recruitment team nationally. She has been involved in legal recruitment since 2006  and  is well placed to offer sound career advice. Educated to postgraduate level, including a first class honours degree and a distinction in her postgraduate legal qualification,Kaye has a thorough  understanding of what  clients require and has built up a strong network of contacts throughout the UK. Her practical and honest advice has resulted in a successful commercial reputation respected by both candidates and  clients.

Katie Biffin - Resourcer
Since graduating from the University of Plymouth with a BSc (Hons) in Psychology Katie was undecided what career she should pursue. In December 2011, she was given the opportunity to join eNL on temporary basis, building up her experience and knowledge of the legal recruitment industry. Having shown determination and panache Katie was offered a permanent position at eNL as a Legal Resourcer supporting the locum, in-house and legal support divisions.  In January 2013 Katie joined the locum team as a Trainee Consultant, specialising in private practice, public sector and in-house locum recruitment in the North West.

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