Sandgate is a leading provider of specialist legal recruitment solutions by placing qualified lawyers into Private Practice, In-house and International legal roles. Our highly customized sector approach to legal recruitment offers each client and candidate a combination of deep industry knowledge and expert functional perspectives across all areas of law as well as providing insightful market intelligence across a wide geographical reach.

We are a trusted advisor to some of the world’s leading organisations where we have helped them attract, engage and retain some of the very best legal talent. Our clients include law firms of all shapes and sizes, financial institutions, corporates, governments, small to medium enterprises and start-ups.

Successful appointments:

General Counsel

Company: Retail Bank
Location: London
Salary: £270,000

Oil & Gas Team

Company: US Law firm
Location: London office launch
Salary: PEP $1,500,000

Construction Partner

Company: UK Law Firm
Location: Singapore
Salary: PEP £600,000

General Counsel – EMEA

Company: Software Company (NASDAQ)
Location: Thames Valley
Salary: £175,000

Practice Areas / Sectors:
Financial Services, Energy & Natural Resources, IT, Telecoms & Media, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Consumer & Retail, Construction & Infrastructure.

Who we recruit:
Team moves, Partners, General Counsel, Heads of Legal, Of Counsel, Associates, Legal Counsel, Professional Support Lawyers (PSL’s)

Law Firms:
Our law firm clients include US, Magic Circle, Silver Circle, Legal 100, International, Regional and boutique law firms.

Financial Services:
Retail Banks, Commercial Banks, Consumer Credit, Credit Cards, Payment Service Providers, E-Money, Insurance, Mortgages, Life & Pensions, Brokerage, Wealth Management, Investment Management.

Commerce & Industry:
We partner with globally-leading FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies, as well as SMEs, joint ventures, start-ups and regulators engaged in the Energy & Natural Resources, IT, Telecoms & Media, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Consumer & Retail, Construction & Infrastructure sectors.

Clients include numerous state governmental and quasi-governmental businesses both domestically and internationally.

private practice / in-house / retained search / team moves / contingency search / advertised selection / interim solutions / market mapping / insourcing / salary benchmarking