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Taylor Root in the US

A trusted name in legal, risk and compliance search and recruitment, we are a trusted advisor to companies, firms and professionals globally. From New York, we connect the best talent with leading businesses across North America. 

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. 

Meet our team in north america

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. 

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.

Latest Jobs

  • Law firm

Employee Incentives Solicitor

Our client, a leading international City law firm is seeking an interim Employee Incentives Solicitor on a temporary/consultancy or fixed term contract basis starting ASAP. The team: The team has an excellent reputation and acts for an impressive portfolio of clients mostly in the technology, communications, media, entertainment, and sports sectors, and some AIM listed […]
  • Salary £120000 – £160000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 42 mins ago
  • Financial Services (In-house)

General Counsel

Leading Financial and Strategic Advisor seeking General Counsel to join the firm as the legal and compliance expert. Looking for an experienced senior lawyer to work in partnership with the CEO, CPO, Partners and Senior Advisers to provide legal and secretarial support across the business. In addition to discharging broad legal functions as the sole […]
  • Salary Generous benefits package
  • Posted Posted 1 hour ago
  • Law firm

Professional Indemnity Solicitor

Professional Indemnity Solicitor, Northwest Taylor Root is partnered with a leading insurance practice based in Liverpool, that due to growth and expansion are looking to recruit an experienced Construction Professional Indemnity Solicitor to join their team. The team are well established and have a strong reputation in the market for working with key insurer and […]
  • Salary £60000 – £80000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 19 hours ago
  • Law firm

Employment Senior Associate

UK-Top 100 commercial law firm providing a comprehensive range of legal services seek an employment associate or senior associate with at least 5 years PQE plus. The team is looking for an associate/senior associate with 5 years PQE plus to join them. There is scope to support with corporate support matters, transactional, advisory and litigation […]
  • Salary £65000 – £80000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 20 hours ago
  • Law firm

Construction Lawyer

Leading full service national law firm seek a non-contentious construction lawyer to join the Birmingham office construction team. Due to ongoing growth and increased client instructions the team are looking to appoint an additional 1+ PQE solicitor, ideally specialising in non-contentious matters, to join it’s Birmingham team. This construction law team has advised on some […]
  • Salary £47000 – £65000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 20 hours ago
  • Law firm

Construction Lawyer

Leading global law firm are looking to recruit a 4+PQE non-contentious construction lawyer to join its market leading team in Birmingham. The team: This firm’s transactional construction team are acknowledged as experts when it comes to large scale projects and disputes avoidance and management. Acting for governments, public bodies, major multinational, national and international corporations […]
  • Salary £72000 – £85000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 20 hours ago
  • Law firm

Real Estate Solicitor

Highly regarded real estate team in Birmingham is looking to recruit a newly qualified to 2 PQE real estate lawyer. This Legal 500 rated team is looking for a 0-2 PQE (possibly 3 PQE) real estate solicitor to join them. The team is rapidly expanding with a mixture of clients across the public, private and […]
  • Salary £50000 – £60000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 20 hours ago
  • Law firm

Corporate (ECM) Senior Associate

Our leading national law firm client are currently recruiting for a Senior Associate to join its growing Corporate team in Birmingham. You will be an associate of 5+ years qualified with experience in equity capital markets work which will include initial public offerings, secondary fundraisings and day to day advice on the legal and regulatory […]
  • Salary £65000 – £80000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 20 hours ago
  • Law firm

Commercial Contracts Lawyer

Commercial Contracts Associate or Senior Associate 3+PQE opportunity with a Top 50 international law firm located across the UK, Middle East and Asia, based in Birmingham. The team, one of the largest and longest established of its kind in the UK, are looking for a lawyer with experience of working for local government, local authorities […]
  • Salary £66000 – £85000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 20 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 20 hours ago

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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.

Interested in learning more?