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

  • Law firm

Partner – Employment

Our client is a leading independent firm with an enviable list of the best lawyers in Australia. An opportunity is available for a Partner to join the firms Employment practice group in Sydney. The practice group has no shortage of work from their mix of private and public sector client’s so this opportunity is also […]
  • Posted Posted 7 hours ago
  • Law firm

Partner – Employment

Our client is an outstanding international firm that provides a truly seamless service to its clients around the world. This opportunity is for an exceptional employment law Partner to join the Brisbane office. This role will suit either an established Partner or Special Counsel that has expertise working with international organisations on day to day […]
  • Posted Posted 7 hours ago
  • Law firm

Partner – Corporate

Our client is an outstanding international firm that provides a truly seamless service to its clients around the world. This opportunity is for an exceptional corporate lawyer to join the Melbourne office. You will need to have an established corporate practice with expertise in either private or public M&A, corporate governance and/or complex cross-border transactions. […]
  • Posted Posted 8 hours ago
  • Law firm

Partner – Litigation

Our client is a highly regarded national firm focused on providing exceptional quality of work and having client service at its core. As part of the firms growth strategy, there are opportunities for established Partners to join their Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne offices. Ideally you will have upwards of $1M portable practice in any broad […]
  • Posted Posted 8 hours ago
  • Law firm

Contract Lawyer/Document Reviewer

We are helping a top tier international firm find lawyers who are immediately available and looking for work. You’ll work exclusively on document review projects supporting their Litigation team on large scale litigation matters. The initial project is 3-6 months but this is likely to be extended given their pipeline of work. Ringtail or Relativity […]
  • Posted Posted 11 hours ago
  • Manufacturing

US Legal Director – Global Manufacturing Company

We are representing a global semiconductor manufacturing company seeking to a director level Legal Counsel in their Phoenix, Arizona office. This role is a pivotal one in a fast pace, rapidly growing, profitable, and exciting business environment. The organization is responsible for the product management, business development, and research and development of two product lines. […]
  • Posted Posted 19 hours ago

Contracts Manager

We are exclusively partnering with a leading provider of intelligence to the healthcare sector. This role would be best suited to an experienced Contracts Manager seeking a role rooted in data and technology. You will be commercially minded, ambitious to learn, and show a strong pragmatic approach. This is an excellent opportunity to join a […]
  • Posted Posted 20 hours ago

IT/Tech Spanish Legal Counsel – Madrid

IT/Tech Spanish Legal Counsel – Madrid Taylor Root has been instructed by a global multinational specializing in e-commerce, retail, internet, and technology to source Legal Counsel for Spain. Reporting to the General Counsel, you will be based in Madrid, and you will be supporting the consumer-facing e-commerce platform and services for the business globally. You […]
  • Posted Posted 21 hours ago
  • Law firm

Patent Attorney – Central London.

Patent Attorney – Software & Electronics – International Law Firm. Taylor Root have partnered with a full-service international law firm who are looking to hire an Patent Attorney to join their software and electronics focused team. This role is based in the London office and is a permanent contract. Our client is known well in […]
  • Salary £70000 – £86000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 22 hours ago

Operational Risk Analyst

Operational Risk Analyst | Permanent | London | Offering up to £70,000 + Benefits Taylor Root are partnering with a well-established and successful organisation that is looking to bring on board an Operational Risk Analyst. This is an excellent opportunity for a individual looking to progress their career within Operational Risk in a supportive and […]
  • Salary £60000 – £70000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 23 hours ago

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

We are delighted to present the Taylor Root 2022 Global In-house Market Report.

In what has once again been an unprecedented year, we felt that it was more vital than ever that our annual commentary on the in-house market was being informed not only by our global team of specialist consultants but also by you, our global in-house community.

Meet our global leadership team

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