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Offering lawyers objective, long term advice

Specialists in Private Practice
About Ajax

What We Do

Ajax Legal is a specialist recruitment firm focusing on London Private Practice. In a saturated market, Ajax provides candidates and clients with a bespoke, personalised and objective service with particular expertise in Corporate, Banking, Finance, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Funds and Asset Management.

Firms we work with

With over 10 years industry experience Ajax has been providing high level search and recruitment services for some of the most prestigious US, International and UK law firms in London.

About Ajax Legal

Ajax has over 10 years industry experience providing high level search and recruitment services for major US, International and UK law firms in London.

What our candidates say

“James is a superb recruiter and has an unparalleled knowledge of the London legal market at all levels… He puts a lots of time and effort into strategic thinking, preparing candidates, and has a transparent approach.”

Leveraged Finance Lawyer, Latham & Watkins

“James goes above and beyond for his candidates, delivering an exceptional level of service throughout the process. He is extremely hard working and clearly cares a lot about his work, the firms he acts for and his candidates.”

Private Equity Lawyer, Weil Gotshal & Manges

“You can rely on James for candid and honest advice and to put your interests first. His priority at all times is finding the right role for his candidates and helping them to secure that role.”

Leveraged Finance Lawyer, Kirkland & Ellis

“James is always upfront with his advice, providing his honest appraisal and always puts the candidate first. In today’s market this is an invaluable (and increasingly hard to find) attribute for a recruiter to possess.”

Investment Funds Lawyer, Kirkland & Ellis

“James is an outstanding recruiter. His desire to secure the right move (not any move) is truly refreshing and inspires confidence. I had no doubt he was acting in my best interests at all times – a rare find in a recruiter.”

Private Equity Lawyer, Kirkland & Ellis

Featured jobs

US Firm – Investment Funds Associate – 6mths-2PQE

This top-tier US firm is looking to add two associates to its transatlantic Investment Funds practice. The firm are recognised as having one of the pre-eminent funds practices globally. The London office provides advice to a wide variety of funds and managers located in the United Kingdom, continental Europe and the United States.

General Banking – US Firm – NQ-2PQE

This market leading US Firm wants to add two general banking associates to its established global finance practice in London. The practice covers a mix of top tier sponsor and lender leveraged finance work, as well as restructuring and corporate finance.

US Firm – Investment Funds Associate – NQ-2PQE

This top-tier US firm is looking to add two junior associates to its market leading investment management practice. The firm are recognised as having one of the pre-eminent funds practices globally. The London office provides advice to a wide variety of funds and managers located in the United Kingdom, continental Europe and the United States.

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