Recruitment Services


What Lawyer Positions does Legal People Recruit?

  • We recruit Lawyers at all levels and areas of law, however typically our clients engage us from 2 year plus PAE experience for the following types of positions:
    • Lawyer
    • Associates
    • Senior Associates
    • Special Counsel
    • Partner – Salaried & Equity
    • Managing Partner
    • Legal Counsel
    • General Counsel
  • Executive/Lawyer Search;
  • Firm mergers & acquisitions on a local and national basis;
  • High billing senior candidates with portable client bases; and
  • Contract/Locum Lawyers

Recent Lawyer Recruitment Highlights

  • Practice Group Leader – International law firm
  • General Counsel – High Profile Sporting Events Company
  • Recruitment of whole legal team – Leading Corporate 
  • Managing Partner, Melbourne – Medium Sized Law Firm
  • Head of Family Law Department – Mid tier law firm
  • Head of Employment Law Department – CBD law firm
  • Partner, Medical Negligence – National Law Firm
  • Special Counsel, Banking & Finance – Top 10 Commercial law firm
  • Commercial In-House Counsel – High Profile International Company
  • Senior Associate, Large Scale Litigation – National Law Firm
  • Merger of Boutique Law firm with Medium Sized Law Firm

We take the time to listen and understand your needs and to provide you with quality advice in relation to the current legal market climate and guide you around remuneration expectations and trends.

Contact a Legal People Recruitment Consultant

Sharon Henderson
Sharon is one of the leading, most respected specialist legal recruiters in Australia having successfully recruited Lawyers for over 12 years. She is also the Director of Legal People.

Sharon manages our close knit dedicated team at Legal People and heads up our Lawyer division.

Sharon has been recruiting in the Legal Industry since April 2001 and has developed an extensive and loyal network and referral base amongst clients and candidates alike within the legal profession including leading national and international law firms, specialist boutique law practices, in-house corporate departments and government bodies.

Phone: (03) 9670 5051
Mobile: 0418 361 199


To view Sharon’s numerous testimonials from clients and candidates connect with her on LinkedIn