Robert Walters international legal recruitment team

Robert Walters' Legal operates across 20 countries globally, offering unrivalled local market knowledge and global reach. Our local teams are committed to recruiting top quality legal talent for permanent, temporary, contract and interim opportunities across the world.

Our specialist market knowledge, exceptional global legal team and outstanding client relationships in every market we operate in, ensures we can offer a consistently outstanding recruitment service to clients and candidates.

If you're looking to relocate to the UK, expand your career into the international market, or for assistance on growing your legal staffing internationally, contact our expert consultants for the latest recruitment advice and guidance.  

Client testimonials 

''The Robert Walters team recently helped with my move to London. At all steps in the process they were helpful, informative and insightful. I highly recommend Robert Walters if you are looking to make a move to London or looking for a new role.''

Ryan Turner - Associate, Allen & Overy

''I found all members of the team to be very efficient, helpful and enthusiastic. Robert Walters made a stressful part of my transition to the UK a lot easier!''

Shannon Stewart - Legal Counsel, Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Meet the international team

Europe 

Joyce Toeset
Amsterdam, Netherlands

After studying law at Leiden University, Joyce Toeset decided to apply her knowledge to legal recruitment. With nearly 20 years of experience under her belt, and more than 5 years for Robert Walters, Joyce has built a dedicated team of recruitment consultants covering both the permanent and interim legal market in the Netherlands. Through the team’s expertise, commitment and their genuine interest in the people they work with, Robert Walters is a leader for legal recruitment across the Netherlands.

+31 20 644 4655  joyce.toeset@robertwalters.com

Constance Philippon
Paris, France

Constance is a law and business graduate with an LL.M from the United States. She joined Robert Walters in March 2017 with several years’ experience working in both law firms and advisories. She became head of the Robert Walters tax, legal and compliance recruitment teams in January 2018. Constance has grown a team of former lawyers: they specialise in the recruitment of permanent in-house positions across all areas of the legal, tax, compliance and advisory space. As of today, Constance's team is one of the leading experts for top and middle in-house positions in France. 

+33 (0)1 4067 8849  contance.philippon@robertwalters.com

Aude Bernardi 
Geneva, Switzerland

Aude Bernardi has almost 10 years of international recruitment experience working at Robert Walters and prior background working in Finance. In Geneva, she supports multinational companies and financial services institutions across Swiss Romandie and is specialised in recruiting permanent in-house positions across all areas of legal and compliance at mid to top level management.

+41 22 561 84 79  Aude.Bernardi@RobertWalters.com

APAC

Ricky Mui 
Hong Kong 

Having joined Robert Walters London as a legal consultant in 2003, Ricky became Manager in 2005 and Director in 2007.  He relocated to Hong Kong in 2010 and is currently acting as a Director in charge of the legal & compliance, commerce finance and contract divisions.  Prior to Robert Walters, Ricky worked as a solicitor in Australia for top-tier law firm DLA Phillips Fox. In the past 10 years, Ricky has developed a strong legal recruitment business in both the UK and HK. 

+852 2103 5370  ricky.mui@robertwalters.com.hk

Joshua Bryan
Tokyo, Japan

Joshua is responsible for legal, HR and financial services recruitment across Japan. He has been with the Tokyo business since 2007, and in 2011 began the Japan legal recruiting team. The team today consists of seven specialists who cover the bilingual hiring requirements of in-house legal departments across all industries and private practice law firms. 

+81 3-4570 1784  joshua.bryan@robertwalters.co.jp

Lindy Ho
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lindy holds both a Bachelors Degree and Masters Degree in Law. Our dedicated Legal & Corporate Secretarial team in Malaysia is headed up by Lindy Ho, who has over six years’ of experience in recruitment, Her team specialises in Legal recruitment for both private practice and in-house legal positions as well as corporate secretarial positions, across all industries. Prior to joining Robert Walters, Lindy has spent two years as an in-house legal counsel at a public listed company in Malaysia and another three years as a fee earner at Holman Fenwick Willan LLP in Hong Kong.

+60 3-2380 8755  lindy.ho@robertwalters.com.my

Rosamund More
Auckland, New Zealand 

Rosamund is a NZ qualified lawyer who has 8 years legal recruitment experience and has worked at Robert Walters for four years in both the London and NZ offices. Rosamund now manages the Legal & Professional Services team in Auckland, NZ and specialises in both private practice and in-house positions from graduate through to Partnership & General Counsel level. 

+64 (0)9 374 7300   rosamund.more@robertwalters.co.nz

Middle East

Jonathan Berry 
Dubai, UAE

Jonathan came from a legal background, having trained and qualified as a Solicitor in the UK. In 2014, he moved to Sydney, Australia to join Robert Walters in their Legal and Compliance division. After 3 successful years, Jonathan left the Sydney office and transferred to Dubai to Head up the Middle East Legal Practice. The Robert Walters legal team is the biggest in the Middle East covering both private practice and in-house.

+971 (0) 4 818 0112  jonathan.berry@robertwalters.com

 

Africa

Nicolas Rainier
Johannesburg, South Africa 

Nic joined Robert Walters in 2013, initially focussed on recruiting legal professionals into banking and financial services before extending his legal networks into private practice and in-house corporates. Prior to Robert Walters, Nic gained commercial practice experience at a boutique Sandton based law firm. Nic specialises in the recruitment of attorneys and compliance professionals both within South Africa and Africa and Heads up the Legal Africa Practice.

+27 (0)1 881 2417 nicolas.rainier@robertwalters.com

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