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Legal Executive Recruitment
Novo Executive Search


Legal Executive Search & Headhunting Specialists

Let our team search, identify, and recruit top Legal Executive talent for your organisation.

Importance of The Legal Executive Role

Strong in-house legal capability is essential to an organisation’s success and in maintaining its competitiveness in the market. Given the complexity of business decisions facing corporate senior management today, the recruitment of high-calibre solicitors and specialist legal professionals is essential for the success of an organisation.

In today’s ever-evolving business environment, where regulations are becoming tighter and technology is advancing at a rapid pace, companies are facing unprecedented challenges. As businesses continue to grow through technological advancements, mergers and acquisitions, and international expansion, the role of senior legal leaders is becoming increasingly important. Regarded as strategic advisors who can provide valuable guidance and support to the CEO and Board, these professionals help to drive business growth by expertly navigating the legal challenges that come with it.

At Novo, we bring a wealth of industry-specific knowledge and experience to our clients. Our legal executive search practice specialises in identifying and recruiting strategic talent for a wide range of private practice legal companies and financial institutions, including Senior Associates and Partners.

Our executive search consultants work closely with clients, bringing a sophisticated understanding of the legal community and the corporate world as well as extensive senior-level executive search experience to each assignment.

Legal Executive Skills Needed Include:

  • Excellent reasoning and analytical skills
  • Ability to proactively identify and mitigate risks
  • Superior communication skills
  • Independent judgment
  • Capability to lead the in-house legal and compliance function
  • Strong ethics and integrity

At Novo, our clients turn to us for our legal sector recruitment knowledge and expertise, unequivocal advice, and proven results. If you are looking for an exceptional Partner or Senior Associate to add value to your organisation contact one of our Legal industry experts today.

Novo’s Legal Executive Recruitment sector experts can help you identify & attract your next exceptional executive.

Our Legal Executive Search Services

As one of the leading Executive Search firms in the UK, Novo is well placed to find your next Legal Executive.

Our team of highly experienced consultants work across a broad range of sectors and are specialists at recruiting top notch C-Suite talent.

Able to work in strict confidence, our team will search, identify, and recruit your ideal Legal Executive.

Through our years of experience, our team can handle the entire process from start to finish, working to rigorous standards and with a highly systemised approach.

Contact Novo for a confidential discussion about your Legal Executive recruitment needs.

  • George Woodward
    Legal Executive Specialist
    George Woodward Director

    Looking to recruit a Legal Executive?

    Contact Novo for a confidential discussion.

    Call: 0771 589 4058

Our Legal Executive Search Specialists

Dale Perrett
Founding Director

Dale is one of the Founding Directors of Novo Executive Search and Selection. He is part of the Novo leadership team that drives the business. He remains passionate about working with clients on a daily basis delivering executive search assignments. Dale has a breadth of experience successfully working across many sectors.

George Woodward

George is an experienced director and key member of Novo Executive Search’s leadership team and is integral in driving forward its growth into the future. With a breadth of UK and global executive search experience spanning over 15 years, George has an outstanding track record in assisting numerous businesses, ranging from owner-managed SMEs and mid-size companies to FTSE clients, helping them source exceptional talent to fill executive positions within their organisations. George works closely with his clients to identify and recruit high calibre professionals for board and senior management roles. His executive recruitment skills, insightful decision-making, and ambition for his clients’ success are second to none.

Jon Hollier
Founding Director

Jon is a Founding Director of Novo Executive Search & Selection. Beyond establishing and developing Novo, his extensive experience covers a wide range of disciplines across commercial and the third sectors. Jon has delivered a significant number of executive search assignments across the UK and internationally throughout his 20 year career.

Peter Tucker
Founding Director

Peter was part of the team that set up Novo in 2003 and has now been running research based assignments for over 20 years. This experience covers a wide range of sectors and companies but would class the following as particular specialities: sales and marketing, sport and manufacturing.

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