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The Legal Search & Selection Division of Nicholas Scott provides services in relation to Partner ,Associate and In House Counsel hires in London and on an International basis (Asia, Australia, Middle East, USA and Offshore)

London
The head office of Nicholas Scott is based in London and is able to advise Partners and Associates moving in the London market .Opportunities which will not be known to the market as a whole due to the extensive network of contacts Nicholas Scott has developed at a Managing Partner, Partner and HR level .These contacts are with a wide range of firms, from the major US firms, large City firms ,medium sized City firms and niche firms in London.. See the Guide to Working and Living as Lawyer in London on the International Page which includes a salary comparison of Magic Circle Firms to US Law Firms.

Asia & Australia

Nicholas Scott is able to advise on a move to Asia or Australia and has built a network of contacts with a range of firms and offices in Hong Kong,Singapore, Tokyo,Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth and will advise you on each step of the process through to relocation.See the Guides to Working and Living as Lawyer in Hong Kong ,Singapore and Sydney on the International Page.
 
UAE
Nicholas Scott has a number of Partner contacts in well established law firms in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi as well as leading financial institutions .
See the Guide to Working and Living as Lawyer in Dubai on the International Page.
 
USA
Nicholas Scott works extensively with US Law Firms across the world and has built a large network of contacts with the New York offices of these Global US Law Firm facilitating the moves of UK and US Qualified Lawyers to New York . See the Guide to Working and Living as Lawyer in Dubai on the International Page which includes a salary guide.
 
Offshore
 
Nicholas Scott has contacts with all the leading Offshore Law Firms in the Cayman Island, Bermuda and the British Virgin Island. See the Guide to Working and Living as Lawyer Offshore ( Cayman, Bermuda and BVI) on the International Page
 
 

Nicholas Scott Consultant Contacts

Nicholas Robbins - Head of the Partner Division (London and International)
 
Nick heads the Partner hiring team at Nicholas Scott. 
 
Using his 20 years in the Legal Market he is able to offer Partners, unparalleled access to key decision makers, ensuring complete discretion and effective introductions to real Partner opportunities. Nick will work with Partners to create a profile on their practice, which will have an immediate impact with decision makers.
 
Recent Partner assignments handled by Nick and his team are listed below .
 
Nick handles compliance positions in Banks/Financial Institutions and Corporates.
 

Tel: +44 203 865 0196

 
Alison Barrett- Head of the Associate Division (London and International)
 
Alison heads the Associate hiring team at Nicholas Scott.
 
Alison and her team handle associate hires for Law Firms in their London and overseas offices. Previously, Alison qualified as lawyer with CMS Cameron McKenna in London before moving into legal recruitment and now has over 10 years legal recruitment experience .Alison previously worked at leading legal recruitment consultancy before establishing Nicholas Scott with Nicholas Robbins and has assisted associates at all levels of qualification to move in the City and overseas having spent time herself in Sydney and Hong Kong.

Recent Associate assignments handled by Alison and her team are listed below.
 
Tel: +44 203 865 0197
 
Email :alison@nicholas-scott.com
 
 

London and International Partner Assignments

Corporate Partner with Russian/CIS practice for UK City Firm
Corporate Insurance Partner for London office of a US Firm
Head of Corporate Tax for London office of a US Firm
Capital Markets Partner for Moscow office of a leading US Firm
Oil & Gas Partner for Moscow office of a leading US firm
Corporate Partner for a UK City Firm
Head of Contentious Intellectual Property for UK City firm
Pensions Partner for UK City Firm
Banking Litigation Partner for a UK City Firm
Commercial Fraud Partner for a UK City Firm
Construction Professional Indemnity Partner Search for a UK City Firm
Chief Operating Officer for a UK City Firm
Real Estate Partner for a UK City Firm
Head of Knowledge Management for a UK City Firm
Corporate Partner for the Hong Kong Office of a UK City Firm
Corporate Partner for the Middle East Office of a UK City Firm
Chief Executive / Chief Operations Office / Finance Director
London and International Associate Assignments
 
Magic Circle firm Financial Markets PSL moved to a Silver Circle Firm
Magic Circle Regulatory Financial Markets PSL moved to a Silver Circle Firm
Magic Circle firm Senior Corporate/Private Equity Associate moved to the Private Equity of a US Law Firm
Magic Circle firm Corporate Associate moved the Sydney Office of a major Australian Law Firm
US Law firm Senior Corporate Associate (9 years Qualified) moved into immediate Partnership with another US Law Firm
Leading Dublin Law Firm Funds Associate moved to the Hong Kong Office of a US Law Firm
Large City Law Firm US Associate moved to the Sydney Office of a major US Law Firm
In House Funds Associate moved to a Silver Circle Firm after an 18 month sabbatical
Magic Circle firm Finance Associate moved to a US Law Firm
Magic Circle Real Estate Finance Associate moved to a Silver Circle Firm
Magic Circle Project Finance Associate moved the Sydney Office of a major Australian Law Firm
Silver Circle firm Energy Associate moved from an In house position in France to a US Law Firm
Mid-tier City firm Leveraged Finance Senior Associate moved to a Partner Designate position with a US Firm