Legal Support Team

A deep understanding of your business.

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. 

Here's what our Head of Legal Support, Rio Reddy, had to say:

"Legal support has been integral to Douglas Scott's operations, with significant expansion over the last 14 years, now encompassing a vast presence across the UK, serving a majority of national law firms. Our dedicated legal support team has transformed to offer a comprehensive suite of essential business services tailored to our clients' diverse needs. We provide seamless support for all non-lawyer qualified recruitment needs. I find fulfillment in helping individuals discover their dream roles and matching ideal candidates with the perfect firms."


At Douglas Scott, we understand the critical importance of adding top-tier talent to your Business Support functions. Our dedicated team is committed to helping law firms like yours thrive by connecting you with exceptional candidates who can elevate your operations. Whether you're seeking professional support staff or aspiring legal professionals ready to embark on their journey, we're here to assist you every step of the way. Our friendly team members - Rio, Georgia, and Denver - are here to ensure a personalised and seamless recruitment experience for you. With our collective expertise and dedication, we strive to match your firm with the perfect candidates who not only meet but exceed your expectations. Let us partner with you to find the talent that will drive your firm's success and growth.


Our consultants are legal recruitment experts and have a wealth of sector specific knowledge. We've found that a dedicated and specialist team is imperative given the wide variety of roles within the faculty of Business Support, allowing for greater representation and a focused approach. The team cover a range of business services on a national scale from administration and secretarial level to practice manager and business development positions and are on hand to guide you through career moves or to help advise you in the early stages of your legal career.  Whether you're making a career move or just starting out in the legal field, our team is here to support you every step of the way.

Rio Reddy

Head of Legal Support
0121 272 7371

What do you enjoy doing outside of work?

Travelling with my boyfriend and having several girls trips!

If you weren't in recruitment, what would you be doing?

Definitely something with animals!

What inspired your career in Legal Recruitment?

Suits absolutely contributed...

Georgia Austin

Associate Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

What do you enjoy doing outside of work?

I loveee a holiday, an espresso martini with the girls and staying fit in the gym!

What’s one goal you’re working towards this year?

My next promotion and getting up that career ladder!

What advice would you give to someone looking to enter the legal recruitment field?

It's not an easy ride so be prepared for it! There's lots of highs and lows, however when you match the perfect candidate and role and make a positive difference, it's deffo worth it!