Building futures

We are a global legal, risk and compliance search and recruitment consultancy.

Forming lasting partnerships with our clients and candidates, we are constantly evolving and continue to shape the world’s legal, risk and compliance markets. 

Our services

We tailor our services to suit your needs and goals. We offer contingent and retained search, permanent, temporary and interim recruitment as well as consultancy solutions.

Meet our team

Our legal, risk and compliance teams are experienced specialists who have extensive knowledge of their markets.


Our resources, including industry news, career advice, salary guides, hiring trends and more, offer insights for our clients and for legal, risk and compliance professionals.

Our sectors

We recruit legal, risk and compliance specialists for law firms, corporate and commercial businesses, and banking and financial services companies.

Job search

Ready to find your next legal, risk or compliance role? We offer opportunities at all levels for a wide range of companies internationally.

Our events

Our in-person and virtual sessions cover a range of thought leadership topics as well as events which offer the legal, risk and compliance community an opportunity to come together.

Our specialisms

In-house legal

With a global, market leading team of experienced consultants we are known as a leader and recruitment partner of choice within the in-house legal market. 

Law firms

Recruiting at all levels from newly qualified to partners, we are the global go-to specialist in law firm search and recruitment.  


We recruit across all risk disciplines, supporting a wide range of businesses internationally. 


With a proven track record and an exceptional network of professionals and businesses, we are a trusted compliance recruiter. 

Taylor Root in Australia

A trusted name in legal, risk and compliance search and recruitment, we are a trusted advisor to companies, firms and professionals globally. From our offices in Australia, we connect the best talent with leading businesses and law firms across Australia, New Zealand and beyond.

Our sectors

Latest Jobs

  • Real Estate (In-house)

Senior Paralegal

General Job Description: This position requires an experienced and knowledgeable paralegal with strong real estate transaction and corporate skills, with strong drafting skills and an ability to work independently on complex projects. With a reporting relationship directly to in-house counsel, the senior paralegal will perform high level paralegal functions with appropriate attorney supervision. This individual […]
  • Salary $125000 – $150000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago
  • Insurance

General Counsel Role – Global Reinsurance Company

Leading global insurance and reinsurance business is seeking a General Counsel to play a key part in their reinsurers’ growth. The successful candidate will be working closely with their senior leadership team who is focused on developing their exposure as part of the broader group and capital management strategy. You’ll be working closely with the […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Law firm

Planning Solicitor – 6m FTC

Planning Solicitor – International Law Firm – 6m FTC. Taylor Root have partnered with an international law firm in their search for an experienced Planning Solicitor to join their leading Real Estate, Energy & Infrastructure team. This role will be offered on a initial 6 month fixed term basis. The Firm Our client is leading […]
  • Salary £120000 – £140000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Education

Regional Counsel – 3/6 months FTC

Taylor Root is working with an incredibly well-reputed business in the education sector. They’re looking to hire a Regional Counsel (Europe, Middle East & India) for an initial 3-6 month contract who can start ASAP. Reporting into the Chief Legal Officer, this role requires someone who is energetic, pragmatic and commercial. You’ll be looking at […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • Insurance

Senior litigation counsel

Senior litigator required for leading international insurance organisation. This position falls within the group litigation team and you will cover a wide range of contentious matters including commercial and corporate disputes, arbitration matters, whistleblowing and employment disputes, sanctions risks and regulatory investigations. You will also support the claims team on complex coverage disputes. This position […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Asset Management
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Segregated Mandates counsel

Leading international asset management organisation seeks a funds / documentation lawyer to join impressive team supporting their institutional business across EMEA. You will join a team focused on drafting and negotiating investment management agreements for large institutional clients including pension funds and sovereign wealth funds. You will be comfortable handling negotiations of these documents and […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Regulated Funds lawyer

Leading asset management company seeking a regulated funds lawyer to join team. You will advise on a range of matters including fund/product structuring, fund documentation, and supporting on strategic product development initiatives. You will ideally bring experience across a variety of jurisdictions (eg UK, Lux, Ireland) and fund structures including AIF and UCITs ranges. Experience […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Law firm

Corporate Partner

Corporate Partner role with leading national firm based in the East Midlands Are you an accomplished Corporate Lawyer seeking to advance your career with a prestigious UK law firm? We are delighted to be working with a leading force in the legal industry known for our unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and client satisfaction as […]
  • Salary £120000 – £200000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Private Equity/Venture Capital

Private Equity/ Corporate M&A Lawyer

Our client, a prominent private equity firm specialising in investments in high-growth entrepreneurial ventures, is seeking to add a Corporate M&A / Private Equity Lawyer to its team. With specialised teams and dedicated capital, the firm operates across diverse sectors, aiding businesses in advancing to the next stage of growth through various means including M&A, […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago

Legal Counsel – Renewable Energy

An opportunity has arisen at an exciting renewables scale-up founded by two major global companies, having recently acquired another renewable energy company to strengthen its position in The Netherlands. Created to invest, develop and operate renewable energy generation and supply power to major users, they are in a huge growth phase and are now looking […]
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago

Send us your CV

Send us your CV and we’ll get to work on finding your next big opportunity. 

We are delighted to present the Taylor Root Australia in-house legal market report and salary guide 2022-2023.

Competition to attract and retain legal talent in-house in Australia reached new levels in 2022. Recruiting and retaining top talent was, and continues to be, the strongest indicator of a company’s culture, benefits, and success.

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