Legal

The law plays an increasing role in business life today; corporate and practicing lawyers at the height of their profession are hard to attract.

The growth of regulation in all major sectors, the increased tendency to litigate and the need to interpret new legislation all require legal advice. The lawyer of today needs to be both technically proficient and commercially astute and legal advice is sought to a greater and greater degree on every day issues affecting corporate life.

Odgers Berndtson's Legal Practice specializes in assisting clients of both a corporate and professional nature in recruiting lawyers of the highest calibre in a variety of specialist fields.

The legal team are largely qualified as lawyers and therefore understand the sector and its challenges in each jurisdiction. Cross border assignments for global organizations (law firms, corporations, banks and public bodies) play to the strength of our international expertise in this area.

Examples of some recent assignments include:

  • General counsel and company secretary - major international corporation
  • Directors in finance, IT, marketing & communications and HR -Top 10 law firm
  • Learning & development director - Top 10 law firm
  • Litigation partner - Top 10 law firm
  • Corporate insurance specialist - City of London firm

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