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About Us

A Scottish legal recruitment consultancy, Hughes Legal aims to deliver a superior service to candidates and employers alike through a deep understanding of the Scottish legal market, gained through years of practical experience working as a lawyer at all levels.

About Michael Hughes

Michael Hughes, has over 20 years’ experience as a partner in one of Scotland’s leading commercial practices, coupled with years of involvement in senior management including Department Head and non-executive member of the board.

His involvement in the recruitment process, including partner appointments and his personal experience of being a lateral hire were key factors in his decision to create Hughes Legal Recruitment.

Our Values

We are proud to work to four core values as the cornerstones of our approach:

Discretion | Confidentiality | Integrity | Reliability

Clients can be confident of a thoroughly professional approach, and the highest standard of service at all times.

Our Services

Our Services include Recruitment and Placement, with a focus on both the opportunities and needs of private practice and the
in-house sector. Our services are aimed at senior non-lawyers in the legal services industry as well as lawyers.

Find out more about our services