Newly qualified lawyers jobs


Constantly updated newly qualified lawyer jobs, both in-house and for law firms. Browse opportunities for a variety of law firms and businesses globally. 

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  • Real Estate (In-house)

Legal Counsel

Our client, a prominent retail real estate company in Dallas, is looking for a junior-mid level real estate attorney to join their legal department. This hire will work directly with the General Counsel and Assistant General Counsel, with the ultimate goal that this person will move into the General Counsel seat in a few years […]
  • Posted Posted 1 hour ago

Associate General Counsel

Responsibilities: Provide strategic legal advice to the General Counsel on a wide range of topics. Conduct legal review of promotional and non-promotional materials to ensure compliance with laws, regulations, and company policies. Oversee Federal Sunshine Act and state transparency reporting processes, collaborating with relevant functions. Draft, negotiate, and enhance various contracts. Offer risk mitigation and […]
  • Posted Posted 6 hours ago
  • Accountancy

Company Secretarial Manager

We are working with an international professional services firm who are looking for a CGI qualified Company Secretarial professional to join their team in Birmingham. As Company Secretarial Manager you will have responsibility for advising staff on all aspects of company secretarial work, undertaking advisory work for clients, undertaking compliance work as necessary and supervising […]
  • Salary £48000 – £52000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 9 hours ago

Interim In-house Conflicts Lawyer (8 Month FTC)

A fantastic global law firm is looking for an In-house Conflicts Lawyer on an interim basis (8 months FTC) for their London office. This position will support their lawyers and compliance and new business team with complex conflicts clearances on new matters, as well as advising on ethical, reputational and regulatory issues. Responsibilities: Assist the […]
  • Salary £85000 – £110000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 10 hours ago

In-house AML & Sanctions Lawyer

A leading global law firm is seeking an In-house AML & Sanctions Lawyer to help the Firm comply with its obligations to combat economic crime. The focus of the role includes anti-money laundering, anti-bribery and corruption, economic crime, sanctions and Proceeds of Crime Act. Key duties: Liaise with regulators on AML and sanctions issues and […]
  • Salary £89000 – £115000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 11 hours ago
  • Law firm

Deputy General Counsel (Business Acceptance)

An international law firm based in London are seeking a senior leader to join their OGC team, focusing on business acceptance and commercial risk. The ideal candidate will be 8+ PQE and must have experience within conflicts, from an international law firm. Responsibilities will include: – Advising on conflicts of interest, AML, and commercial and […]
  • Posted Posted 12 hours ago
  • Accountancy
  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • Information Technology
  • Management Consulting

Corporate / commercial lawyer

Leading consultancy firm seeking corporate / commercial lawyer to join in-house legal team. You will be part of a stellar and collaborative team, working on a variety of commercial issues including technology and software licensing arrangements, MSAs and global framework agreements, outsourcing and managed services agreements, supplier arrangements and a range of other agreements. You’ll […]
  • Posted Posted 14 hours ago
  • Asset Management
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Commercial Lawyer (Asset Management)

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 focussed on drafting and negotiating investment management agreements for large institutional clients, You will be comfortable handling negotiations of these documents and working closely with client/product teams. The documents […]
  • Posted Posted 14 hours ago
  • Accountancy
  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • Information Technology
  • Management Consulting

Commercial lawyer

Leading consultancy firm seeking commercial lawyer to join in-house legal team. You will be part of a stellar and collaborative team, working on a variety of commercial issues including technology and software licensing arrangements, MSAs and global framework agreements, outsourcing and managed services agreements, supplier arrangements and a range of other agreements. You’ll have excellent […]
  • Posted Posted 14 hours ago

Commercial Counsel – 12 month FTC

Taylor Root is working with a terrific business in the retail sector who are looking to hire a junior/mid-level commercial counsel for a 12-month FTC. Reporting into the General Counsel, this role will involve working across all businesses within the group. Responsibilities: Drafting and negotiating a range of commercial contracts. Drafting and negotiating legal documents […]
  • Posted Posted 14 hours ago
  • Insurance

Company Secretarial Assistant FTC

We are working with an international insurance organisation who are looking for a Company Secretarial Assistant / Board Secretary to join their London team on a maternity cover contract. This role will assist the Company Secretary for Europe and wider Company Secretarial team and take responsibility for day-to-day company secretarial duties to maintain an efficient […]
  • Salary £55000 – £65000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 16 hours ago

PSL – Corporate

This global law firm are seeking to expand it’s established Corporate Knowledge team, based in London. This role will drive and support knowledge and training for the Group. Part of the role’s focus will include supporting the Corporate Finance practice within the Group, in particular in relation to listed public company advisory work, however the […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago

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  • General counsel

How to describe your company culture in a way that attracts top talent

  • Posted February 19, 2024
When you’re seeking to hire new employees for your company, you’ll need more than money to attract top talent. Some of the most highly qualified candidates for a role aren’t just looking for the best compensation plan. But how do you attract those candidates who will be a great cultural fit for your organisation? It […]
  • General counsel

GC Roundtable wrap-up: Managing high-performing legal teams.

  • Posted February 2, 2024
Taylor Root Singapore, with hosts Theresa Pang, and Cassandra Lim, recently held a General Counsel roundtable, where speakers Andrew Ong, Vice President Legal at Kone, and Kay Pang, Senior Director & Associate General Counsel at VMWare, spoke about managing high-performing legal teams. Thank you Andrew and Kay, you’ve been so generous with your time and […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Nicola Lucas

  • Posted February 1, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne recently spoke to Nicola Lucas, General Counsel and Company Secretary at New Look about being a Trustee for One YMCA. What Trustee opportunities have you undertaken? I became a Trustee of the One YMCA based in Herts, Beds and Bucks nearly 10 years ago […]
  • 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 […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Mary Bowie

  • Posted January 30, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Nikki Newton recently spoke to Mary Bowie, Lead Legal Counsel at Wakam about being a Trustee for The Insurance Charities (TIC). What does your Trustee organisation do? Wakam for Good (WFG) is an endowment fund with the intention of making partner contributions as impactful as […]
  • General counsel

GC Roundtable wrap-up: Exploring ESG and sustainability in corporate leadership.

  • Posted January 25, 2024
Taylor Root had the pleasure of hosting a GC roundtable on ESG and Sustainability, bringing together some of the brightest minds in the legal sphere. Thanks to Veronica Lai for sharing her expert insights, and to Adrian Yeo for moderating the event. It was wonderful to see our guests participating with such passion and enthusiasm! […]
  • 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 […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Ofei Kwafo-Akoto, GLP

  • Posted January 16, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne recently spoke to Ofei Kwafo-Akoto Head of Legal – Europe at GLP about being a Trustee for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards. What does your Trustee organisation do? The Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) Award is a youth charity that supports young people from all walks […]
  • Market Insight

General Counsel in sports, leisure and gaming roundtable: building sustainable legal teams

  • Posted January 12, 2024
Trying to manage expectations and build a high performing legal team isn’t easy. The key to success involves blending strategic vision with human-centered approaches for hiring, retention and succession planning. We discussed all of these topics with 20 legal leaders at our inaugural General Counsel in sports, leisure and gaming roundtable. hiring retention Succession planning […]
  • General counsel

Taylor Root UK Trustee network: An interview with David Morgan, Warburtons

  • Posted January 8, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Sarah Ingwersen recently spoke to David Morgan, General Counsel and Company Secretary at Warburton’s about being a Trustee or involved in Governance for several different organisations – Leeds Beckett University (Governor), Impact Academies Trust (Member) and Gorse Academies Trust (Member). What do your Trustee organisations do? All […]
  • Hiring advice

Have you thought about candidate experience whilst hiring for your legal team in December?

  • Posted December 14, 2023
A number of our clients have got in touch with the Taylor Root team in the last week looking to make legal hires, which we are always delighted to assist with! At this time of year, with many competing priorities, it’s important to not forget about the candidate experience and what tweaks you may need […]

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