Robert Walters in-house legal recruitment team

Robert Walters in-house legal team focusses on tailored recruitment solutions on both a temporary and permanent basis. We recruit from paralegals right through to General Counsel level. 

Robert Walters in-house legal have worked on a variety of mandates across the country from leading FTSE 100 businesses and a whole range of SMEs.  We focus on financial services organisations as well as blue chip commerce & industry businesses.

With offices in London, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester, we have an unrivalled reach and our track record in delivering high quality recruitment solutions is proven in quality of professionals placed within leading businesses across the legal market. 

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Legal in-house permanent

Charlie Harris - Associate Director 
London & South East

Charlie has been with the group 12 years and has spent 10 years specialising in recruitment for the legal sector. More specifically, Charlie’s 3 teams cover the following areas; in-house, private practice risk & compliance, contract/temporary hire for law firms, LPO's and consultancies lawyers within derivatives trading documentation teams. Charlie has specialised in placing trading documentation negotiators into the financial services sector for more than 8 years and his team covers all permanent, temporary and contract positions for qualified lawyers and derivative documentation specialists. Charlie is a market leader in the ISDA/derivatives space, recruiting at all levels and has a very strong track record in both retained and contingent assignments.  

+44 (0) 207 509 8297  charlie.harris@robertwalters.com

Daniel Harris - Senior Manager 
London & South East

Dan joined Robert Walters in 2015 having previously worked for another international legal recruitment company for five years.  Dan is a Senior Manager in Robert Walters legal team with overall responsibility for teams, specialising in the recruitment of legal professionals into in-house roles within both commerce & industry and financial services in London.

+44 (0) 207 509 8294  daniel.harris@robertwalters.com

Alex Brennan - Manager 
Leeds & Yorkshire

Alex moved in to legal recruitment in 2003 and has worked for some of the UK’s leading recruitment businesses, as well as running his own successful boutique legal recruitment business. He joined Robert Walters in 2018 to head the legal team in Leeds and specialises in assisting international and large commercial law firms, specialist boutiques and in-house legal teams. Alex also plays an active role in the local legal community, including leading a weekly running group for legal professionals. 

+44 (0) 113 360 0099  alex.brennan@robertwalters.com

 

Nisha Jassi – Manager
Birmingham & Midlands

Nisha trained at Holman Fenwick Willan LLP in London before making into recruitment in 2013. Nisha has recruited into the commerce and industry and in-house space from NQ level to general counsels. In March 2017 Nisha joined Robert Walters’ permanent Legal division as a Senior Consultant now manages the team. Nisha specialises in private practice recruitment in the West and East Midlands, from paralegal up to partner level and also recruits into the in-house space.

+44 (0)121 260 2562  nisha.jassi@robertwalters.com

Katie Plant - Manager
Manchester & North West 

Katie is a law graduate with several year's experience working in the legal sector in both private practice and local government roles prior to becoming a legal recruitment consultant. She joined the profession 4 years ago and has developed strong relationships with both clients and candidates in the North. She joined Robert Walters in January 2017 to head the legal recruitment team which is going from strength to strength, recruiting both temporary and permanent positions at all levels including both qualified and non-qualified roles across all practice areas in private practice and inhouse.

+44 (0)161 240 7488  katie.plant@robertwalters.com

 

Rosamund More - Senior Consultant 
London & South East

Toby Aiston - Senior Consultant 
London & South East

Rosamund is a senior consultant in our in-house permanent London team focusing largely on clients in the commerce & industry sector. Prior to joining Robert Walters she qualified as a lawyer in New Zealand and worked at a regional firm before moving into recruitment to a boutique agency where she specialised in the recruitment of a range of legal positions.

Toby joined Robert Walters in 2016 having previously worked as a lawyer in a regional firm.  He is a member of the in-house financial services team with a focus of recruiting into asset managers, hedge funds, private equity houses, and private banking teams.

+44 (0) 207 509 8278  rosamund.more@robertwalters.com

 

+44 (0) 207 509 8815  toby.aiston@robertwalters.com

Aleisha Murray - Consultant 
London & South East

Michael Alexander - Consultant 
London & South East

Aleisha is an Australian-qualified lawyer, who practised in Sydney for 3 years prior to moving to London. During her legal career, Aleisha assisted multinational tech, sporting and retail brand owners to secure their intellectual property rights. She joined the Robert Walters London in-house team in 2018 and her key clients include major retail, sporting and FMCG brands.

Michael joined Robert Walters in 2017, having a previous career in real estate. He is a consultant within the legal in-house team, working in the financial services sector and specialising in placements in banking/insurance institutions. His key clients range from global investment banks to challenger banks and fintechs.

+44 (0) 207 509 8736  aleisha.murray@robertwalters.com

 

+44 (0) 207 509 8947  michael.alexander@robertwalters.com

Legal in-house contract

Jon Lucas - Manager 
London & South East

Jon manages the interim in-house legal team, focusing on hiring qualified lawyers into the commerce & industry and financial services sectors. He has over a decade of recruitment experience and joined Robert Walters in 2014, having previously worked at another international recruitment business.

+44 (0) 207 509 8277  jon.lucas@robertwalters.com

Sophie Brown - Consultant
London & South East

Emma Lester - Consultant 
Birmingham & Midlands 

Sophie joined Robert Walters in August 2016 as an Associate, after graduating with a BSc Joint Honours degree in Business and Sociology from Aston University. Now a Consultant, over the last two years Sophie has contributed to the growth of the legal in-house contract desk, specialising in the recruitment of qualified interim lawyers across financial services at all levels from newly qualified to General Counsel roles.    

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daniel.harris@robertwalters.com 

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daniel.harris@robertwalters.com 

After working as a fee earner for 5 years, Emma made the move into legal recruitment. After spending some time in the South West working within TLT’s real estate team, Emma moved to Gowling WLG. With over 2 years’ legal recruitment experience, Emma moved to Robert Walters in June 2018 where she focuses on recruiting for locum, contract and fixed term positions within private practice, financial services and commerce & industry

 

+44 (0)20 7509 8059  sophie.brown@robertwalters.com

+44 (0)121 260 2527  emma.lester@robertwalters.com

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