In-house Team

If you are looking to grow your In-house legal team or you are a legal professional looking for your next move in commerce and industry then our specialist In-house recruitment team are on hand to offer personal, bespoke recruitment solutions, tailored to your individual needs.

Locum and Contractor Team

Our experienced team provide temporary solutions to sometimes challenging recruitment assignments, often with very short notice. Handling a variety of issues with a high success rate, the team services a wide range of clients and provides support to both law firms and In-house departments of all sizes.

Legal Support Team

Legal support was our first desk. Over the past 14 years we have seen significant growth in our presence across the UK. The legal support team offer a full remit of business services including secretarial, accounts, marketing, HR, business development, office management and administration on a national scale.

Costs Team

Following ongoing and significant changes to legislation and insurance premiums, it is no surprise to those working within costs as well as those in the wider legal sector that the costs market is as diverse as ever. 

Commercial Team

Whether you are looking to hire your next commercial lawyer or looking for your next role you’ll need a team that has a network. Here at Douglas Scott we have spent a decade building our knowledge of the commercial talent pool whilst servicing the full range of law firms from boutiques to international corporates.

Private Practice 

Our regional teams work consultatively with clients to ensure that the best candidates for their roles are presented in line with their requirements. Handling a full spectrum of roles across Private Practice, we can offer a complete recruitment resource from support staff, through to Partner level. 


We partner the HR professionals, practice managers, partners and business leaders who are accountable for hiring talent into their business.

Supporting law firms, globally

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