Articles and resources for legal, risk and compliance professionals and the companies who hire them across the UK. Expect to find career advice, market insights, salary guides and more.
Banking and financial services legal market update
Where to begin to summarise the last 12 months in the financial services and banking legal markets? Here is a brief overview from Taylor Root’s perspective.
Living and working in Australia: a guide for UK lawyers
Are you an overseas qualified lawyer looking for a career more to Australia? After being closed for more than 600 days, Australia’s international borders are finally set to reopen to UK lawyers. This is a day our law firms’ clients have been waiting for, the Australia economy has bounced back speculatively in 2021, with demand […]
Living a working guide to the UK for Australian and New Zealand lawyers
For many Australian and New Zealanders, travelling and working in the UK has been a rite of passage for generations. With historical ties, no language barrier, a similar legal system, and Europe on its doorstep, the UK has been a natural fit for lawyers, wishing to work abroad, accelerate their career and travel the world. […]
3 great reasons to pursue your legal career in the East Midlands
The first question I am frequently asked is “where is the East Midlands”? The East Midlands consists of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland. The region is home to over 4.5 million people, with Leicester being the largest city in the region. From being home to the fairy-tale hero Robin Hood and the location […]
The Midlands legal jobs market in 2020
So what can we expect in 2020? I think we can expect a flatter market in the first half of the year but I also expect a very pleasant bounce and a return to growth in the second half. In any case, consolidation and constriction are both inevitable results of the sustained growth we’ve seen […]
Birmingham is the place to be in 2020 – you heard it here first!
The 2020s are almost upon us, but given that the last decade has seen so many unprecedented developments in politics, the economy, social media, mobility and innovation, how can we possibly predict what the next ten years has install for us? Looking out of my office window at the number of cranes and ongoing construction, […]
Thinking of leaving the city? Why not consider Bristol.
A common theme for City lawyers is to make the move out of London. Whether relocators are searching for the perfect job, a change in lifestyle or a move back home, one of the most popular destinations has consistently been Bristol. Research from property advisory firm CBRE has shown Bristol to be the largest legal […]
Move your legal career around the globe with Taylor Root
Thinking about a move overseas to advance your legal career? The international legal market is booming and demand for New Zealand lawyers is skyrocketing. Join international legal recruiter Hayden Gordine, Partner and Head of Taylor Root Australia, for a live video chat, as he explains how to make your OE dream a reality in 2023, […]
The corporate athlete
We are delighted to invite you to join us for our global International Women’s Day webinar. Nothing unites communities and ignites nationalistic pride quite like sport. Post the global pandemic – we have witnessed the resurgence of crowd and spectator support on the world stage, particularly in relation to women’s sport. Professional athletes are often […]