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

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 Hong Kong

A trusted name in legal, risk and compliance search and recruitment, we are a trusted advisor to companies, firms and professionals globally. From Hong Kong, we connect the best talent with leading businesses and law firms across Greater China and the rest of Asia. 

Our sectors

Latest Jobs

  • Management consulting
  • Manufacturing
  • Media/entertainment
  • Pharmaceuticals/life sciences
  • Private Equity/Venture Capital
  • Real Estate (In-house)
  • Retail
  • Services
  • Shipping
  • Sports
  • Technology (In-house)

In-house M&A Role – any sector

A unique opportunity to join a recently listed company going through its next stage of international growth. The successful candidate will be joining a small legal team of high calibre lawyers from magic circle and leading international law firms. This is a well-established organisation but with a start-up culture encouraging entrepreneurship and to think outside […]
  • Posted Posted 7 hours ago

Senior Legal Counsel

International communications company seeks an experienced commercial contracts attorney with seasoned in-house experience to work remotely handling a myriad of legal disciplines. This role will primarily support the U.S. and Canada businesses, specifically along the East Coast. This hire should know global commercial contracts, employment law, privacy, and be willing to pitch in as needed […]
  • Posted Posted 10 hours ago
  • Law firm

Solicitor – Private Equity – Sydney

The Opportunity Our client is seeking a Solicitor to join Australia’s premier Band 1 Corporate M&A practice, working in the Private Equity & Venture Capital team. In this role you will have exposure to some of the best and highest profile private capital transactions in Australia and the opportunity to collaborate with our global offices. […]
  • Salary Top tier salary offered
  • Posted Posted 19 hours ago

Senior Counsel – Legal Operations

About the company: A leading multinational within industry is looking to appoint a Senior Counsel – Legal Operations. This exciting role reports into the Group General Counsel. The business is looking for a senior counsel – legal operations to provide support across the legal and legal technology functions. The role is based in London. About […]
  • Posted Posted 1 day ago

Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel An AIM-listed world-leading provider of technology are looking for a junior to mid-level lawyer to join their legal team Reporting to the Head of Legal, the position will review, draft, and negotiate a variety of contracts, including commercial agreements (technology, licensing, services), vendor/partner agreements, data processing agreements, and corporate agreements worldwide. You will […]
  • Posted Posted 1 day ago

Senior Legal Counsel

Senior Legal Counsel An AIM-listed world-leading provider of technology are looking for a senior lawyer to join their legal team. Reporting to the Head of Legal, the position will have a focus on commercial and corporate agreements across multiple jurisdictions, as well as collaboration with internal teams. This role will also line manage and mentor […]
  • Posted Posted 1 day ago
  • Charity/non-profit/third sector

Legal Counsel | Climate Charity | 12m FTC

Taylor Root is working with a leading, global climate charity who support companies to set emission reduction targets. They work with companies across a range of sectors including aviation, chemicals, financial services, retail, and consumer goods. They are looking to hire a Legal Counsel who will provide expertise and guidance to support the charity’s mission […]
  • Salary £50000 – £65000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago
  • Law firm

Contract Lawyer/Document Reviewer

We are helping a top tier Australian law firm find lawyers who are immediately available and looking for work. If you’re a lawyer with plans to travel to Australia on a working holiday visa, please let us know as you will be considered and the team will hire ongoing throughout the year. You’ll work exclusively […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago

Global Contracts Manager

In international consulting company seeks an experienced contracts manager on a temporary basis to work primarily remotely, with occasional in-office meetings in the PA office. This hire will assist with the management and audit of the company’s sell side contracts repository; should be familiar with a contract management system and be comfortable interfacing with members […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago

Legal Counsel (TMT)

About the company: An exciting opportunity to join a renowned multinational conglomerate, in the entity that represents their interests in the UK and Europe. About the role: Based in their London office 4 days a week, 1 day from home. The opportunity will be supporting their mobile telecommunications operations, with a focus on cross-border digital […]
  • Posted Posted 2 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 Hong Kong and Mainland China in-house legal salary guide and market report 2023-2024.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the legal job market, salary trends and hiring practices in Hong Kong and Mainland China.

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