Questions and Answers

Whether you're a legal professional seeking career opportunities or a law firm looking to hire top talent, our 'Questions and Answers' page is designed to provide clarity and guidance. Explore the frequently asked questions to gain insights into our recruitment approach, interview processes, and other aspects of legal staffing.

What services does JMC Legal Recruitment offer to candidates?

At JMC Legal Recruitment, we provide comprehensive legal recruitment services, including job placement, career advice and coaching, and industry insights. We specialise in connecting legal professionals with their ideal opportunities. 

What services does JMC Legal recruitment offer to clients?

Candidate Matching

We connect you with the right legal professionals from our extensive network.

Contingency Recruitment

We quickly fill your legal staffing needs with skilled candidates.

Retained Search

For critical positions, we conduct an exhaustive search to find the perfect candidate.


Expert Guidance

Our legal recruitment consultants provide industry insights and best practices.

Custom Solutions

We tailor our services to your unique requirements, whether for permanent, temporary, or contract roles.

I am a law firm partner, can you assist me?

Absolutely, at JMC Legal Recruitment, we specialise in facilitating lateral moves and partner career advancement. Here's how we can assist you:

We have a dedicated team of specialists who focus exclusively on lateral moves and partner placements. Their extensive experience and knowledge in this area make them adept at identifying the right opportunities and ensuring a seamless transition.

Over the years, we have successfully managed numerous high-profile partner and team moves within the legal industry. Our track record demonstrates our ability to handle complex and sensitive matters with discretion and precision.

We understand the unique dynamics and intricacies involved in partner moves, including client portability, compensation negotiations, and team dynamics. Our consultants are well-versed in navigating these aspects to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes.

Whether you are an individual partner looking for a new opportunity or a team considering a move together, we provide tailored solutions that align with your specific goals and aspirations.

How can I benefit from using a legal recruitment agency like JMC?

When you choose JMC Legal Recruitment, you gain access to a wide array of services aimed at helping you excel in your legal career:

Navigating the Legal Market

With our in-depth knowledge of the legal market, we help you navigate industry trends, market conditions, and emerging opportunities.


Tailored Job Search

We understand that each candidate is unique. Our services are customized to match your skills, preferences, and career aspirations with the right job opportunities.


Career Planning

We provide personalised career planning guidance to help you define and achieve your professional goals within the legal industry.



Our expert consultants offer coaching and advice to help you enhance your skills, polish your resume, and prepare for interviews.

Interview Advice

We offer invaluable insights and interview tips to boost your confidence and increase your chances of securing your dream legal job.

Offer Negotiation

Our team assists you in negotiating job offers, ensuring that you receive competitive compensation packages and terms.

Are there any fees associated with your services?

Our services are free for candidates. We earn our fees from the employers who use our services to find legal professionals.


What sets JMC apart from the other agencies?

JMC Legal Recruitment distinguishes itself in the legal recruitment industry through a combination of factors that ensure you receive the highest quality service:

Our team comprises experienced legal recruitment consultants who have an in-depth understanding of the legal market. They are well-versed in the nuances of the industry, enabling them to provide you with tailored advice and solutions.

With decades of collective experience in legal recruitment, our consultants bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. Their insights are invaluable in helping you make informed decisions about your legal career.

We stay ahead of the curve by continuously monitoring and analysing the legal market. This allows us to offer you the most up-to-date information on trends, opportunities, and potential challenges within the industry.

JMC Legal Recruitment is a well-known and respected brand in the legal recruitment sphere, this is well demonstrated by our large number of 5* google reviews. Our reputation for excellence and commitment to quality ensures that you receive top-notch service and access to top-tier legal positions.

We utilise state-of-the-art recruitment systems and technology to streamline the job-matching process. This ensures that we can efficiently connect you with the right opportunities, saving you both time and effort.

How long does it typically take to find a job through JMC Legal Recruitment?

The time it takes to find a job varies depending on several factors, including your qualifications, your expectations and the current job market. Our consultants will work diligently to match you with suitable opportunities as quickly as possible.

Get In Touch

To begin your job search with us, simply contact our team or submit your CV or email us at  

We will schedule a consultation to discuss your experience, goals and what you feel you are looking to achieve. 

Legal Recruitment Specialists

At JMC, we’re experts in recruiting for roles across all areas of legal practice. No matter how complex your requirements are, we’re here to listen. Our consultants are able to source, assess, interview, and support the onboarding of legal professionals at all levels of seniority, from early-career graduate positions to executive and board-level roles. You can reach us outside of regular office hours, so get in touch with us today for a no-nonsense discussion of your talent needs.