Building futures

We are a global legal, risk and compliance search and recruitment consultancy.

Forming lasting partnerships with our clients and candidates, we are constantly evolving and continue to shape the world’s legal, risk and compliance markets. 

Our services

We tailor our services to suit your needs and goals. We offer contingent and retained search, permanent, temporary and interim recruitment as well as consultancy solutions.

Meet our team

Our legal, risk and compliance teams are experienced specialists who have extensive knowledge of their markets.


Our resources, including industry news, career advice, salary guides, hiring trends and more, offer insights for our clients and for legal, risk and compliance professionals.

Our sectors

We recruit legal, risk and compliance specialists for law firms, corporate and commercial businesses, and banking and financial services companies.

Job search

Ready to find your next legal, risk or compliance role? We offer opportunities at all levels for a wide range of companies internationally.

Our events

Our in-person and virtual sessions cover a range of thought leadership topics as well as events which offer the legal, risk and compliance community an opportunity to come together.

Our specialisms

In-house legal

With a global, market leading team of experienced consultants we are known as a leader and recruitment partner of choice within the in-house legal market. 

Law firms

Recruiting at all levels from newly qualified to partners, we are the global go-to specialist in law firm search and recruitment.  


We recruit across all risk disciplines, supporting a wide range of businesses internationally. 


With a proven track record and an exceptional network of professionals and businesses, we are a trusted compliance recruiter. 

Taylor Root in the Middle East

A trusted name in legal, risk and compliance search and recruitment, we are a trusted advisor to companies, firms and professionals globally. From Dubai, we connect the best talent with leading businesses and law firms across MENA and beyond. 

Our sectors

Latest Jobs

Head of Quality Control

Do you thrive on ensuring quality and have a passion for the technical aspects of accounting? This unique opportunity allows a qualified professional to play a key role in maintaining an established professional services firm’s high standards. You’ll leverage your expertise in audit, assurance, and tax procedures to lead a comprehensive review and implement improvements. […]
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  • Law firm

Senior Corporate M&A Lawyer

An exceptional opportunity has arisen at our client, a leading international City law firm for a Senior Corporate M&A Lawyer for 6-months on a fixed term contract basis starting ASAP. Our client is a renowned player in the legal field, representing a diverse array of companies, financial institutions, private equity firms, and investors in complex […]
  • Salary £250000 – £325000 per annum
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  • Banking (In-house)
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Legal Counsel – Wealth Management

As part of its exciting growth journey, one of the leading wealth management business is seeking a lawyer to join its collegiate, dynamic and progressive team. The successful candidate will be providing strategic legal advice and support on a range of legal issues across the wealth management business, with a focus on investment management and […]
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Corporate Counsel, Transactions

I am currently working with a Fitness & Wellness company based in North Florida who are looking to recruit a Corporate Counsel (Transactions). This is a newly created position due to volumes of work and you will sit as part of a team of 5 in-house attorneys and report into the General Counsel. This is […]
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Senior Counsel Real Estate

RESPONSIBILITIES: As the Senior Counsel – Real Estate you will work within a corporate culture where Performance, Integrity, Collaboration, Innovation, and Celebration are the mantras of success. In this role, you will: Prepare and take the lead on negotiating various lease documents, including leases, amendments, terminations and renewals with oversight from inhouse counsel. Review and […]
  • Salary $122771 – $209897 per annum
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Commercial Associate

Commercial Associate at International Firm in Birmingham Are you a talented and ambitious commercial lawyer with 2-3 years of post-qualification experience (PQE)? Do you thrive in a dynamic and collaborative environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our client, a prestigious international firm in Birmingham as a Commercial Associate. As […]
  • Salary £65000 – £70000 per annum
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  • Retail

Interim Senior Legal Counsel (Luxury Retail)

Picture this… You are a legal counsel for… A home to 1000’s of international iconic brands. A world-famous luxury department store and one of the many places people come to visit when touring London. An iconic British brand who excel in offering world class shopping experiences – whatever you need, they can offer the very […]
  • Salary £70000 – £105000 per annum + Company Benefits
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(Senior) Compliance Counsel

For our client, Fugro, we are looking for a (Senior) Compliance Counsel to join the Legal & Compliance department at their global headquarters in Leidschendam. Fugro is the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, collecting and analysing comprehensive information about the Earth and the structures built upon it. Adopting an integrated approach that incorporates acquisition and analysis […]
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  • Technology (In-house)

Legal Counsel | Tech/AI business | 3 days/week

Taylor Root is working with a world-leading, early-stage business within the data/intelligence space who aim to improve biodiversity and our impact on nature. Our client is looking to take on a newly-qualified/junior lawyer who can support them over an exceptionally busy next 6 months. They are looking for someone on a part-time, 3 days per […]
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  • Real Estate (In-house)

Property/Conveyancing Lawyer | 3-6-month contract

Taylor Root is working with an exciting, scale-up brand in the real estate industry, who are looking to hire a Senior Residential Property/Conveyancing Lawyer to come in as their in-house counsel. They need someone who can start in the next month and be with them for 3-6 months. Working closely with senior stakeholders, this role […]
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We are delighted to present the Taylor Root 2022 Global In-house Market Report.

In what has once again been an unprecedented year, we felt that it was more vital than ever that our annual commentary on the in-house market was being informed not only by our global team of specialist consultants but also by you, our global in-house community.

Meet our global leadership team

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