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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

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

  • Banking (in-house)
  • Financial services (in-house)

Rare In-House Banking Role

Rare and unique opportunity for a lawyer with debt finance, securitisation or structured finance experience who is looking to move into a fast-paced and innovative organisation. The environment is fun, collaborative with a strong culture towards supporting learning and development, as well as encouraging autonomy to make decisions and try new ideas. The successful candidate […]
  • Posted Posted 5 hours ago
  • Law firm

Head of Financial Crime – Law Firm

A top law firm are searching for an experienced Head of Financial Crime to join their in-house compliance function. This is a permanent role, reporting into the Director of Risk. The role will also work closely with the MLRO and MLCO, and will assist in transforming the firm’s policies and procedures in relation to financial […]
  • Salary £90000 – £100000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 14 hours ago
  • Law firm

Residential Property Paralegal (Chinese Speaking)

Residential Property Paralegal (Chinese Speaking) – West End Law Firm – London Taylor Root have been instructed on a new Paralegal position with our client, a law firm based in the West End. The firm are looking for an experienced Paralegal to join their leading Residential Property team in London. The Firm Our client is […]
  • Salary Up to £28000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 15 hours ago
  • Management consulting

Senior Legal Counsel EMEA

Leading Strategic Advisor seeking Senior Legal Counsel to join London legal team. Experienced lawyer to work in partnership with the GC, Partners and Senior Advisers to provide legal support and advice from a risk and compliance perspective at high level requiring excellent exercise of judgment and some knowledge of public/ administrative law, lobbying, gifts, sanctions […]
  • Salary Excellent benefits package
  • Posted Posted 15 hours ago
  • Law firm

Islamic Finance – Associate/Senior Associate

Stellar opportunity to join a team and Partner behind many of the world’s pioneering and ground breaking Islamic finance transactions. The team advises on a very wide range of Islamic financial services and products. This role would suit a common law qualified lawyer looking to develop their career in the Middle East. Your experience to […]
  • Salary £150000 – £200000 per annum + tax free salary plus relocation, bonus
  • Posted Posted 16 hours ago
  • Law firm

TMT Associate/Senior Associate

This team is focused on emerging and disruptive technologies (cryptocurrencies, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence etc), e-Commerce, complex strategic sourcing and procurement system integration projects, Infratech and Smart City projects, digital transformation projects, telecoms and IT advisory as well as cross jurisdictional data privacy and protection advice. If this sounds of interest, please do get in touch. […]
  • Salary £120000 – £180000 per annum + tax free salary plus relocation, bonus
  • Posted Posted 17 hours ago

Head of Legal (f/m/d)

Our client is an internationally operating company in Zug. They are now looking foir a Head of Legal (f/d/m) to join the international office in Zug. You will be adivsing the company on a broad range of legal topics. You will be advising on general legal, regulatory and compliance topics with respect to ongoing business […]
  • Posted Posted 19 hours ago
  • Financial services (in-house)
  • Technology (In-house)

Senior Legal Counsel with Management – Payments

A great step up for a commercial contracts lawyer from the payments sector seeking a step-up with management responsibilities within an innovative and fast-paced culture, where there is a real emphasis on development and growth. It offers the possibility of your responsibilities growing as the company plans to expand. The successful candidate will have formal […]
  • Posted Posted 2 days ago

Senior Assistant Company Secretary

We are working with an international mining organisation who are looking for a CGI qualified Senior Assistant Company Secretary to join their team in London. Reporting to the Head of CoSec, this role will focus on high-level transactions, joint venture management, bond issues, and tax restructurings. This role requires a comprehensive understanding of corporate governance […]
  • Salary £80001 – £120000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 6 days ago
  • Technology (In-house)

Senior Data Privacy Counsel – Software Business

Our client is a multinational tech company, who have global operations within 23 countries and are one of the world’s largest software suppliers. They are looking for a Senior Privacy Counsel, to join their team, they are offering hybrid working, a competitive salary and bonus. Key Responsibilities * Assist in reviewing, maintaining, and promoting the […]
  • Salary £95000 – £100000 per annum
  • Posted Posted 6 days ago

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Send us your CV and we’ll get to work on finding your next big opportunity. 

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.

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