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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 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

  • Real Estate (In-house)
  • Services

Senior Corporate Finance Counsel

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a lawyer with a Corporate Finance background to join an exciting and ambitious international company. This is a senior and leading role in the team, and you will provide pragmatic, commercial and strategic legal advice. Responsibilities will include managing projects to transform legal operational practice and risk management in […]
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  • Retail

Litigation and Regulatory Counsel

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Litigation or Regulatory Lawyer at a global retail business who are seeking to expand their legal team. Responsibilities will include managing, advising and supporting the business on a wide range of contentious and regulatory matters, including intellectual property issues, consumer protection, corporate and social compliance, trade and regulatory […]
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Senior Litigation Paralegal (6-month FTC)

My client is one of the UK’s largest retailers currently seeking a Senior Litigation Paralegal (6-month FTC) to join their team based in Welwyn Garden City. You will supporting the Senior Litigation Counsel with identifying and liaising with relevant business units, liaising with eternal lawyers, drafting correspondence to small pre-action claims, and drafting updates to […]
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  • Telecommunications

Legal Counsel, M&A and General Corporate

Legal Counsel, M&A and General Corporate Taylor Root has a great working relationship with this client, and they have come to us again to help them grow their leading UAE business, with international reach and ambitious expansion plans. They are now seeking to add an additional lawyer to join the corporate side of their team. […]
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  • Energy

General Counsel, Energy and Heavy Industry

General Counsel, Energy and Heavy Industry Our client, a leading company in the energy, chemicals, and heavy industry sectors, is seeking a General Counsel to join their team in Abu Dhabi. The ideal candidate will have 20+ years of experience of in-house legal work, and have worked for a listed company. Role and responsibilities:* Providing […]
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  • Retail

Senior Employment Counsel

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Employment at a global retail business who are seeking to expand their Employment team. Responsibilities will include partnering with the HR Department and other business functions on a broad range of employment related matters and will advise all levels of the business across UK and Europe. You […]
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  • Construction (In-house)

Construction Lawyer, Complex Disputes

Construction Lawyer, Complex Disputes Taylor Root are working closely with a key Middle East client, who have the need to grow their operations in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. They are seeking a highly experienced and skilled construction lawyer who can be responsible for providing expert advice on dispute resolution and claims management across a range of […]
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  • Construction (In-house)

Senior Legal Counsel, Transactional Deals

Senior Legal Counsel, Transactional Corporate Deals Taylor Root are working with a leading listed company in Dubai with a strong track record of success and growth. Recent investment and business development has spurred them onto a new growth phase, meaning the in-house legal department needs to grow. They are now looking to hire a new […]
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  • Banking (In-house)
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Legal Counsel, Commercial Contracts

Legal Counsel, Commercial Contracts Taylor Root are currently working for a leading bank in Abu Dhabi, helping them find an experienced Legal Counsel to join their team. The successful candidate will provide legal advice and support to the bank’s commercial transactions (rather than financial) and will work closely with the General Counsel and other corporate […]
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  • Law firm

Business Immigration Solicitor 8+ PQE

First class business immigration law opportunity. Flexible location, hybrid agile working. Our client, a leading national law firm, has been advising its diverse range of fantastic clients on business immigration matters for a number of years. They now have a senior opportunity for the right candidate to play a key role in supporting their ambitious […]
  • Salary £80000 – £100000 per annum
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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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