Partner and team moves

We are one of the world’s leading specialists for partner and team search, working on some of the most high-profile moves in the market.

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Market-leading partner and team search 

Globally renowned and vastly experienced, we are a trusted and market-leading partner and team search specialist. 

We have built long-lasting partnerships with many of the world’s most prestigious law firms, as well as countless mid-sized, boutique and regional practices. As trusted advisors, we are often retained on partner searches and frequently help our law firm clients to launch teams and offices in new locations. 

Everything we do in this area is harnessed by our exceptional global network of legal contacts, and the unrivalled sector knowledge of our search specialists. With a genuine understanding of market complexity, we speak your language. 

benefits

By choosing to work with us, you will benefit from: 

Genuine global reach

Through 13 global offices we have completed projects in more than 55 locations. Through our extensive network we can consistently deliver in your search for talent  

An unrivalled track record

We have been responsible for some of the highest profile partner and team moves in the legal profession. We know how to achieve your goals 

Market longevity

We pioneered the first recruitment consultancies in numerous global locations. We offer local market knowledge on a global scale

Focused expertise

Our knowledge is entirely focused on the legal profession – we speak your language, and understand your markets 

Discretion and integrity

You can rely on us to represent you to the same high standards that you offer to your clients


Latest resources

  • Career Advice

Sustainability in financial services: The evolving UK talent market 

  • Posted June 21, 2024
Rising to the challenge: sustainability professionals in UK financial services The landscape of sustainability within the financial sector is undergoing a dynamic transformation, driven by a growing commitment to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles. Recent data reveals key trends and insights into the professionals at the heart of this change. Here’s a closer look […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Kate Burns

  • Posted June 20, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne, recently spoke to Kate Burns VP Business Operations and General Counsel at MOO about her experience as a Trustee for Wandle Learning Trust. Can you talk us through your journey to being a Trustee? I started off by getting involved in […]
  • Hiring advice

Why should companies work with a specialist legal recruiter

  • Posted June 18, 2024
Recruiting legal professionals can be a major challenge for many companies. It is often difficult for internal HR managers to understand the specific characteristics of the specialism or the intricacies of the regional legal market. This can be particularly the case if no legal professionals have previously been recruited for the organisation. For example, hiring […]
  • Career Advice

What does it mean to be a woman and work in tech?

  • Posted June 18, 2024
What is it like to work in tech? But more specifically what does it mean to be a woman and work in tech? Taylor Root Director, Asha Morzaria, recently discussed just this with Adam Baldwin and learnt more about his role as General Counsel at the not-for-profit organisation, Girls in Tech. Before we learn more […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Nicholas Eldred

  • Posted June 14, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Sarah Ingwersen, recently spoke to Nicholas Eldred, Director at NE Consulting Services and Trustee of Friends of the Earth Charitable Trust. What does your charity do? Friends of the Earth campaigns to reduce the effects of climate change at local, national and international […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Andy Simpson

  • Posted June 5, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Director, Asha Morzaria, recently spoke to Andy Simpson, Head of Compliance at Tysers, about being a Trustee for No Limits. Who does No Limits as a charity support? No Limits supports over 7,000 children and young people in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Lawrence Grabau

  • Posted May 31, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne, recently spoke to Lawrence Grabau, Chief Legal Officer at Pizza Hut UK and Europe, about being a Trustee for Moon Hall School Reigate. What does your current NFP do? Moon Hall is the country’s leading mainstream dyslexic school. I became a […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Mark Chambers

  • Posted May 30, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne, recently spoke to Mark Chambers about being a Trustee for Maggie’s Centres You’ve held numerous Trustee positions – can you talk us through your journey? Nearly all my roles have come from getting involved in organisations I care about and letting […]
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General Counsel succession planning – Rules for building lasting leadership

  • Posted May 14, 2024
Succession planning is no longer limited to just CEO positions; it has become essential for key management positions across various functions within organisations. This broader approach to succession planning acknowledges the critical role that key management positions play in driving organisational performance and mitigates the risks associated with vacancies in these roles. Given the increased […]
  • Career Advice

Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Nick Webb

  • Posted May 10, 2024
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne, recently spoke to Nick Webb, Group General Counsel at Stolt-Nielsen Limited, about being a Trustee for HvH ARTS. What does your current NFP do? HvH ARTS is a charity that gives children access to and support in the arts. Its focus is on […]
  • Hiring advice

How to engage interim legal resource: Day rate vs fixed term contract

  • Posted May 2, 2024
What is the difference between day rate contractors and salaried fixed term contract (FTC) employees? What type of contract to choose has been an age long debate in the interim market and it can be confusing to know which route is best for your legal function. Taylor Root has been working closely with businesses for […]

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