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    Global Relocation Guides

    Learn about the legal landscape as well as the cost of living, cultural differences, and accommodation options to consider if you’re thinking of relocating.

    Regional & City Guides

    UK Cities

    With so many cities in the UK being home to a prominent legal industry, it’s common for legal professionals to relocate at some point in their career. As locations outside of London continue to expand their business districts, firms are increasingly looking further afield for office space, therefore increasing the potential for legal professionals to relocate also. Our suite of UK City Guides give you an insight into life in some of the biggest cities, looking at the legal market, places to visit and socialise, and the comparative cost of living.

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    Middle East

    For many people moving to the Middle East can be daunting, simply because processes and procedures are often very different to their home country. Finding yourself in a new region with little local knowledge can be a stressful time therefore we at Douglas Scott have compiled a selection of relocation guides to help you in your decision making process and to provide you with a starting point for your research into what the location will have in store for.

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    Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are experts in International legal recruitment and have an extensive network (and sound understanding) of the International legal jobs market. We have developed a number of key relationships with both private practice and in house clients and have become an integral part of many clients recruitment strategies based on credibility and depth of service. Having helped a record number of legal professionals find permanent and locum work with some of the world's leading global names we can confidently say that we are experts in our field. We are now actively hiring for a number of key clients situated in the Middle East, UK and Asia Pacific legal markets.

    Please contact us directly to discuss your next career move in confidence.

    t: +44 203 755 3441
    e: international@douglas-scott.co.uk

    2017 Annual Salary and Benefits Benchmarker

    We are delighted to present our 2017 Annual Salary and Benefits Benchmarker.

    Download our 2017 Salary and Benefits Benchmarker to gain a clearer picture of the legal landscape.



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    Who we work with

    Trusted by Legal 500, UK200, Top 100, Silver Circle, Magic Circle and US firms to deliver.

    • Kennedys Solicitors
    • Simons Muirhead & Burton
    • DWF LLP
    • Reed Smith
    • Shoosmiths LLP
    • Brabners LLP
    • DLA Piper
    • DAC Beachcroft
    • Clyde & Co LLP
    • Browne Jacobson