Clayton Recruitment Limited

About Clayton Recruitment Limited

The legal job market has changed significantly in the last two years. Social media and our connected world mean that both law firms and the legal talent they seek to attract, want and expect more. A positive customer experience in today’s legal recruitment landscape is critical.

Time pressed leaders and busy legal professional’s want the advice, support and exceptional service of specialist legal recruiters, and this is where Clayton Legal excel.


Clayton Legal have been recruiting on behalf of Law firms across the UK since 1999 placing upwards of 5000 Partners, Solicitors, Paralegals and support staff into exciting new careers.

Our 20-year record of success has enabled us to develop trusted relationships with many of the UKs law firms including; the Legal 500, Top 200 and smaller and independent regional law firms. We work in partnership with all our customers to deliver on both career expectations and business drivers.

We recruit at all levels within a law firm and in-house legal departments including; Partners, Solicitors, Paralegal, and Legal Support Staff and in house a range of Senior and more junior General Counsel roles. 

Our regional teams ensure that firms are guaranteed local and regional focus whilst having access to a national talent pool of opportunities. Our teams are focused in:-  

  • The North West
  • Yorkshire /Humberside and Scotland
  • The West and East Midlands 
  • London and the Home Counties
  • The South West

We specialise in all areas of private client and commercial law from Partner level, Associate, Solicitor and Unqualified fee earners to Paralegal in addition to specialist skills within a Legal Practice including:

  • Property Law Residential, Commercial and Real Estate
  • Litigation, Civil and commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Company /Commercial
  • Employment Law
  • Personal Injury Including all areas of Negligence.
  • Private client including Family law, will trust, Probate
  • Compliance and Regulatory Law
  • Banking
  • Cost Lawyers
  • Practice Management /Legal Cashiers
  • Legal Secretarial
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Legal IT

Our 20-year experience and record of success means we are able to give you access to the latest Legal vacancies within your specific sector and specialism we also give you access to:

  • Expert career advice guiding you through every step of the journey to secure your next career move including expert advice on salary, interview capability, offer management through our regular contact
  • Up to date salary and market information in your sector
  • Regular market information including salary data and reports 
  • Assistance with offer management
  • Access to a range of resources to assist in your next legal career move
  • Access to our mobile app (Download Clayton Legal)

If you want to take your legal career to the next level partner with the team here at Clayton Legal, your trusted legal recruitment expert, with a 20-year success record in the legal recruitment market.

Alternatively, you can visit our website www.clayton-legal.co.uk or email us at enquiries@clayton-legal.co.uk

150 jobs with Clayton Recruitment Limited

  • Portal Fee Earner

    • England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    I am currently working with a fantastic, well known law firm based in Manchester who are looking to add a Portal Fee Earner within EL/PL to join their

  • Private Client Solicitor

    • England, Dorset, Gillingham
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Are you actively seeking a new Private Client Solicitor opportunity?The Role:A firm in Gillingham are looking for a Private Client Solicitor to join t

  • Family Solicitor

    • England, Greater Manchester, Wigan
    • £30000 - £35000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work in the heart of Wigan Town Centre for an expanding Law Firm, they are looking to grow their Family team and re

  • Employment Lawyer

    • Wales, Cardiff
    • £38000 - £44000 per annum + Car Allowance
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Are you actively seeking a new Employment Lawyer opportunity?The Role:A successful firm are currently looking for an Employment Lawyer to join their t

  • Conveyancing Fee Earner

    • England, West Midlands, Birmingham
    • £25000 - £30000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Conveyancing Fee Earner | Birmingham | £25,000 - £30,000

    New

  • Private Client Solicitor

    • England, Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent
    • £30000 - £55000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    A well-established firm located in Stoke are looking for a Private Client Solicitor to oversee and manage their Private Client department.The Role:The

    New

  • Private Client Paralegal

    • England, West Midlands, Solihull
    • £20000 - £23000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Private Client Paralegal | Solihull | £20,000 - £25,000

    New

  • Private Client Legal Secretary

    • England, West Midlands, Solihull
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    A Legal 500 law firm is currently recruiting for an experienced Private Client Legal Secretary to join the team at their South Birmingham office.The R

    New

  • Company Commercial NQ/Paralegal

    • England, Worcestershire, Worcester
    • £20000 - £30000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Company Commercial NQ/Paralegal | Worcester | Salary Based on Experience

  • Conveyancing Paralegal/Assistant

    • England, Northamptonshire
    • £20000 - £25000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Are you actively seeking a new Conveyancing Paralegal/Assistant opportunity?The Role:A Legal 500 firm is looking for a Conveyancing Paralegal/Assistan

  • Senior Property Solicitor

    • England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham
    • £40000 - £55000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Senior Property Solicitor | Cheltenham | £40,000-£50,000Are you actively seeking a new Senior Property Solicitor opportunity?The Role:A well-establish

  • Senior Corporate Solicitor

    • England, West Midlands, Solihull
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    A large reputable firm based in Birmingham are currently looking for a Senior Corporate Solicitor to join their firm.The Role:The successful Senior Co

    New

  • Commercial Property Fee Earner

    • England, West Yorkshire, Bradford
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Commercial Property fee earnerBradford Salary Negotiable My client is a law firm with an established history and Legal 500 standing, are seeking to a

  • Commercial Property Fee Earner

    • England, West Yorkshire, Bradford
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Commercial Property fee earnerBradford Salary Negotiable My client is a law firm with an established history and Legal 500 standing, are seeking to a

  • Conveyancing Paralegal

    • England, Lancashire
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Our client, a reputable law firm with offices throughout East Lancashire are seeking to appoint a Residential Conveyancing Paralegal to join their Pro

  • Conveyancing Solicitor

    • England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
    • £29000 - £40000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Are you a motivated and experienced Conveyancing Solicitor who is ooking for a new opportunity in Central Manchester working with High end Clients?A w

  • Commercial Property Solicitor

    • England, Lancashire, Burnley
    • £35000 - £40000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    A Longstanding Firm based in East Lancashire is looking for a Commercial Property Solicitor to join their successful Property team.This Commercial Pro

  • Residential Conveyancer

    • England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
    • £23000 - £30000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    I am currently assisting in the recruitment of a Residential Conveyancer for my clients well established, Manchester based Firm.This growing Firm has

  • Family Solicitor

    • England, West Yorkshire, Wakefield
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Family SolicitorWakefieldSalary and hours negotiable for the ideal candidateA well established boutique law firm based in Wakefield are current in the

  • Criminal Duty Solicitor

    • England, Warwickshire, Nuneaton
    • £40000 - £45000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Criminal Duty Solicitor (LAA Supervisor) | Nuneaton | £40,000 - £45,000 Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity in Criminal Law?

    New

  • Law Costs Draftsman

    • England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
    • £30000 - £40000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    An experienced Law Costs Draftsman with a minimum of 3 years' experience is sought by my client who are looking to expand their Leeds office. This law

  • Law Costs Draftsman

    • England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
    • £30000 - £35000 per month
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    An experienced Law Costs Draftsman with a minimum of 3 years' experience is sought by my client who are looking to expand their Manchester office. Thi

  • Legal Accounts Assistant/ Billing Clerk

    • England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
    • £18000 - £23000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    A firm based in central Nottingham are looking to recruit a Accounts Assistant/ Billing Clerk to join their ever growing Legal Aid department.The succ

  • Residential Conveyancer

    • England, Lancashire, Preston
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Our client, a Legal 500 firm with offices throughout Lancashire are seeking to appoint a Residential Conveyancer for their Preston office.The Resident

  • Billing Assistant

    • England, London, City of London
    • £21000 - £24000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    A Law firm that specialises in Civil actions, Criminal defence and Immigration based in Central London are looking to recruit a Billing Assistant for

  • Crime Billing Clerk

    • England, London
    • £22000 - £30000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    An in-house Law firm based in London are looking to recruit a Crime Billing Clerk for their Croydon office. This firm specialises in Legal Aid and Int

  • Portal Legal Advisor

    • England, Merseyside, Birkenhead
    • £20000 - £28000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    I am currently working with a fantastic law firm based in Birkenhead who are recruiting for a Portal Legal Advisor to join their personal injury depar

  • Legal Cashier - Ashford

    • England, Kent, Ashford
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Legal Cashier

    New

  • Residential Conveyancer

    • Wales, Denbighshire, Rhyl
    • £28000 - £35000 per annum
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    Are you a Residential Conveyancer looking for a new opportunity?Clayton Legal are proud to bring to you a role based in North Wales, working for a wel

  • Family NQ - 2PQE - Private

    • England, Essex, Romford
    • Negotiable
    • Clayton Recruitment Limited

    I am currently assisting a large, multi-sited, Legal Practice looking to recruit a Family Solicitor (NQ -2 PQE). The successful applicant will have a