Legal Jobs Ireland

Head Hunt International specialist recruitment consultants focus on legal professionals for private practice and in-house jobs around Ireland and internationally.

Our Legal Team specialises in recruiting legal, compliance and company secretary professionals on a permanent and contract basis at all levels from graduates to senior management. 

Salary Guide 

The Head Hunt International Legal  Salary Guide for 2017 contains recruitment benchmarks legal salaries for legal professionals in Ireland.

In 2016 we saw growth in legal practice sector in banking, corporate, funds  and property and firms hired candidates with mostly with one to five year post-qualification experience.

Legal roles recruited in 2016 included:

In-house Lawyers with commercial law expertise in technology, pharma and telecommunications sectors

Senior Associate

Company Secretary

Data protection & privacy law

In-House Lawyers Commercial in technology, pharmaceutical, telecommunications

Legal Secretary


New business acquisition


The majority of hiring was for legal professionals with one to five years post qualification experience  and newly-created roles due to new business acquisition.

Irish Solicitors based in the UK are interested in returning to Ireland post-Brexit.


Salaries increased within private practice at junior to mid-levels as firms competed to retain top talent.

Contact us

To discuss any of your recruitment needs, please contact Sorcha Mulligan on 01 418173  or email: