Legal Operations: How can General Counsels transform their legal teams?
On Wednesday 26 June 2021 Taylor Root UK hosted a webinar on Legal Operations for General Counsel and Legal Operations professionals. ‘Legal Operations’ is not a new concept but is gaining widespread popularity within the UK legal market, having originated in the US in-house legal market where there are over 3000 legal operations professionals. The function provides […]
Q&A with CEO of TRGT Digital – Onboarding and building a remote workforce successfully
No matter how smooth your interview process or talented your hire is, onboarding has always been critical to the success of a new joiner. Due to Covid-19 many businesses are facing the new challenge of hiring and welcoming new employees remotely as well as managing their existing teams. As leaders we can look at this […]
Maintaining candidate engagement during your interview process
Over the last 6-12 months the market for in-house legal recruitment has changed in a number of ways. One of the most significant changes for hiring has come at the junior to mid-level, with candidates having multiple suitable roles to choose from. As a result of this high level of competition we are seeing increased […]
Looking to recruit your first in-house lawyer? Here are some factors to consider
The decision about whether to bring all, or even some, of your legal services in-house can be a complex one. Many factors relating to your business, stretching beyond simple affordability, need to be considered before committing to anything. Plus, once the decision to hire has been made, due care must be given to the criteria […]
Missing links: or why Corporations shouldn’t be following a monolithic recruitment strategy.
When it comes to hiring for legal positions, those responsible for talent acquisition strategies should beware of false economies – especially in high-cost regions such as the Middle East. I welcome your thoughts on the below article, please leave your comments here. Few members of staff are more expensive to take on than an in-house lawyer in the […]
Hiring your first in-house lawyer in Italy
We are a specialist legal & compliance recruitment business operating since 1989. Our global presence enables us to provide our clients with a truly international solution to their hiring needs. The strength of our brand and the quality of our people allows us to work with some of the best-known multinationals in the world. Almost […]
How do you build an outstanding legal team?
Taylor Root recently hosted an event at LinkedIn’s office with guest speaker, Bjarne Tellmann, General Counsel & Chief Legal Officer, Pearson Plc. Bjarne discussed his insight into Building an Outstanding Legal Team, based on his extensive experience heading up legal teams at Pearson Plc and Coca-Cola and also at top US law firms. Bjarne has recently […]
General Counsel in retail and FMCG breakfast
We are delighted to invite you to our in-person General Counsel in retail and FMCG breakfast roundtable. This sector specific breakfast roundtable is for senior legal leaders and will be set at the beautiful German Gymnasium in Kings Cross. Teas, coffees and breakfast will be provided throughout. This will be a wonderful opportunity for networking […]
Take your legal career to London
Confirm your place today Are you a qualified lawyer in Australia, New Zealand or South Africa and considering a relocation to the UK? Have you considered working in an interim role? We are delighted to be joined by an esteemed panel of lawyers who have already made the move to the UK, David Harrigan and […]