In-house legal jobs


We work on a broad range of in-house legal roles for companies across a variety of sectors. From non-qualified legal roles including paralegals through to qualified lawyers, legal directors and general counsel, we have limitless opportunities, all around the world. 

Latest jobs

  • FMCG
  • Media/Entertainment

Head of Contracts Team

HEAD OF LEGAL CONTRACTS TEAM My client is a global media business that is a leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. It is valued by its customers for its world-class insights and rigorous analysis. They believe their people are the core of their organisation and they strive to provide them with […]
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  • Asset Management

Derivatives Legal Counsel, VP, 2+

This leader in wealth management is looking to appoint an experienced derivatives lawyer to its EMEA Trading and Derivatives Legal Team. In this role you will advise on a broad range of products including cash equities, OTC, repos, prime brokerage, securities, futures, FX, exchanged traded derivatives foreign exchange and digital/crypto assets. You will have trained […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago
  • Asset Management

M&A Lawyer, Infrastructure & Energy, 5+

Our client is a leading infrastructure fund with assets across the digital, transport, energy and social infrastructure sectors, looking to appoint an experienced M&A or Private Equity lawyer to its Investment Team in a front office role. In this role, you will support the transaction and asset management activities of the fund’s equity investments business […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Corporate Counsel – Digital Asset Management

Our client, a well-regarded asset management company specialising in blockchain and digital assets, is currently in an exciting phase of expansion. The legal team, alongside the broader leadership, boasts an outstanding reputation coming from top-tier law firms, investment banks, and leading financial institutions. Embracing a culture that cherishes collaboration, creativity, and continual learning, they are […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago
  • Banking (In-house)
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Deputy Company Secretary

Our client is an international bank based in Amsterdam. It’s a well-established brand with a global presence. About the role: As Deputy Company Secretary you will join legal team and work closely with the Head of Legal. You will have exposure to Management Board and Supervisory Board with whom you will be cooperating on daily […]
  • Salary pension,30 days holiday
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago
  • Asset Management

Derivatives Legal Counsel, VP, 2+

Our client, a leader in wealth management, is looking to appoint an experienced derivatives lawyer to its EMEA Trading and Derivatives Legal Team. In this role you will advise on a broad range of products including cash equities, OTC, repos, prime brokerage, securities, futures, FX, exchanged traded derivatives foreign exchange and digital/crypto assets. You will […]
  • Posted Posted 3 days ago
  • Real Estate (In-house)

Senior Paralegal

Our client, a private real estate lender, is looking for a Senior Paralegal with an expertise in private investment funds in New York City to join their legal team. This position will partner with the General Counsel to provide support to and collaborate with the fast-paced Proprietary Products group to develop and implement new and […]
  • Salary $150000 – $175000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago
  • Media/Entertainment

Senior Legal Counsel

My client are a leading media and entertainment brand with millions of customers across multiple countries. This is an exciting opportunity to join a specialist legal team providing competition law and regulatory advice and support to this fast-moving business. This role offers a wide variety of high-quality, challenging work of a standard rarely found outside […]
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago
  • Asset Management

Derivatives Legal Counsel – NQ+

An incredible role at an asset management company for a derivatives lawyer as they undergo growth and significant expansion. Your responsibilities will include: – drafting, negotiating and advising on a range of derivative trading documentation including ISDA, GMRA, GMSLA, clearing and collateral agreements; – leading on regulatory change projects, advising on EMIR regulatory reporting agreements […]
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago
  • Insurance

Claims Lawyer – Ideally US qualified

A unique opportunity for an insurance lawyer looking to work closely with high calibre lawyers in their claims team, and be part of a young and innovative insurance company where technology is at its heart. Their core values are great – believing in giving their employees opportunity, encouraging curiosity, creating a platform which truly enables […]
  • Salary 25% bonus
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago
  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • Insurance

Senior Wordings Lawyer – Global Reinsurer

Global reinsurance company is seeking a lawyer to join as a wordings specialist supporting the underwriting team. This is not a traditional policy wording in that the role will have a more strategic element, and there will be other areas falling within your remit that typically would not be dealt with by these teams. The […]
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago
  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • Insurance

General Counsel (UK) – Global FS Business

An exciting General Counsel opportunity to grow and oversee the UK division reporting into the Group General Counsel. This is a new role supporting the growth of the business, giving this person the opportunity to make the role their own, take full responsibility and feel completely empowered to add value and make a difference. The […]
  • Posted Posted 4 days ago

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Latest resources

  • General counsel

Are you a new General Counsel? Top goals to accomplish in your first year.

  • Posted April 3, 2024
The first months in any new role are a critical period for setting the stage for success and making a positive impact on an organisation. For a new General Counsel who reports to the CEO and the board of directors, this effect is amplified because of the high profile of the position. There are several […]
  • Hiring advice

Q1: What are the in-house legal recruitment market trends?

  • Posted March 25, 2024
What is happening in the legal recruitment market across corporate and commercial and banking and financial services sectors? Corporate and commercial While economic uncertainty and geopolitical tensions continue to impact businesses the outlook for the UK Legal In-House Market in 2024 is more positive for commerce and industry than the news would suggest.We have seen […]
  • General counsel

Additional selection criteria when hiring In-house Counsel

  • Posted January 31, 2024
Hiring In-house Counsel is a critical decision for any organisation, and it’s important to carefully consider various factors to ensure you choose the right candidate. Whilst legal expertise, work experience, and great references are essential, additional thought should be given to the following selection criteria throughout the interview process. Cultural Fit: Once you have a […]
  • Hiring advice

How busy will the private equity market be in 2024?

  • Posted January 22, 2024
Looking ahead to 2024 the financial services market holds more promising prospects than 2023 driven by the substantial cash reserve amassed in the private equity sector, with record levels of available capital, it is looking like there will be a significant amount of positive growth in 2024 hopefully this positions the financial services market for […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee network: An interview with Jemilla Olufeko

  • Posted January 17, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne recently spoke to Jemilla Olufeko, Global Legal Counsel at WPP about being a Trustee for Sydenham Arts. What does your organisation do? My organisation is a charity called Sydenham Arts. Based in South East London, our mission is “to provide, promote, and advance […]
  • General counsel

Taylor Root Singapore’s General Counsel breakfast recap – life sciences and medical technology

  • Posted November 29, 2023
Taylor Root had the pleasure of hosting a General Counsel breakfast, bringing together senior lawyers from the life sciences and medical technology sector. The gathering was a unique opportunity for industry peers to connect, share insights, and delve into the nuanced legal landscape shaping the Asia-Pacific region. The morning started off with lighthearted catchups between […]
  • Career Advice

The Economist General Counsel Summit | What makes a modern General Counsel?

  • Posted November 13, 2023
The Economist General Counsel Summit 2023 shed light on the undeniable challenges that businesses are currently facing due to geopolitical forces, macroeconomic uncertainty and the pace of volatility that has intensified over the past 12 months. General Counsel are at the intersection of these complex economic factors, charged with navigating the organisation through turbulent times. The […]
  • Career Advice

Moving in-house: A guide for newly qualified lawyers | Italy

  • Posted November 8, 2023
As specialists in the in-house legal market, we want to provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision on whether an in-houseposition could be right for you. We understand the nuances of the specific location in which we work and here we provide you with specific insights into working in-house […]
  • Career Advice

Moving in-house: career advice for junior lawyers

  • Posted October 30, 2023
In recent years, there has been a noticeable surge in the demand for in-house junior lawyers. At the same time, we have seen an upswing in the enthusiasm of junior lawyers aiming for careers in-house. However, despite these trends, apprehensions remain within the legal industry around the possibility of being deemed ‘too junior’ to move […]
  • General counsel

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Howard Trust, Schroders

  • Posted September 29, 2023
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Sarah Ingwersen recently spoke to Howard Trust, General Counsel, Advisory at Schroders to find out his interest behind being a Trustee. Why are you interested in being a Trustee? I believe that my experience in working with boards and other fiduciary bodies and their […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Aurea Garrido, Warner Bros Discovery

  • Posted September 22, 2023
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Sarah Ingwersen recently spoke to Aurea Garrido about her time as a Trustee for Theatre Peckham. Aurea is VP Associate General Counsel, Warner Bros Discovery, News and Sports division. What does your Trustee organisation do? Theatre Peckham is a learning theatre that champions […]
  • General counsel

Recruiting General Counsel: The essential interview questions

  • Posted September 20, 2023
When looking for a general counsel, most businesses are looking for someone with two main attributes: in-depth legal expertise and sound judgment. The third attribute, however, that many teams highly prize is business acumen. Company leaders believe a general counsel with these three attributes will be successful in the position and will be a valued […]

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