In parallel with our expertise in Intellectual Property, Adamson & Partners has developed a strong track record in the search for the finest international in-house legal and general counsel talent. Companies increasingly consider their legal departments to be business ‘enablers’, with the alignment of legal and corporate strategies fundamental to organisations’ overall growth objectives.

We work with companies, from start-ups to multinationals, across a wide spectrum of sectors, from FMCG and Life Sciences through to Automotive and Telecoms to find the best in-house legal and general counsel talent.

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Our talent network

We assist businesses with placing Legal Counsels, IP Counsels, Heads of Data Privacy and Compliance, Associate General Counsels and General Counsels.

Our track record covers all the key European jurisdictions, particularly the UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, Benelux and Scandinavia, together with the US and Asia. We have niche expertise in a number of practice areas, particularly IP (Trademarks/Brand Protection through to Patent Litigation Counsel), Data Privacy and Compliance.

Why work with us

  • Knowledgeable

    We have over 35 years’ specialist Legal Executive Search experience, which means our knowledge of the market and network of contacts are second to none.

  • Track record of success

    As a result of our successful placements, we have a 90% repeat business rate.

  • Global network

    With unparalleled access to candidates in key markets across Europe, US and Asia, we work across 25 countries combining our local knowledge and global network to bring our clients the best candidates.

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