Adelaide has a justified reputation for being one of the most liveable cities in Australia. It’s famed for its wine and food, and for its devotion to the arts; But that doesn’t mean there’s any shortage of opportunity for ambitious lawyers – far from it. Some of Australia’s finest legal talent is finding and enjoying the benefits of making a career in a city that has such compelling lifestyle advantages. Burgess Paluch is Adelaide’s leading legal recruitment service. We have helped hundreds of lawyers of all levels of experience, take the next step in their careers. Not only top-tier partnerships, but Court appointments such as Registrars, Senior Associates, and in-house counsel and experienced junior lawyers are among our successful placements.
Unrivalled Experience & Knowledge
Our long years of engagement with the Adelaide legal scene make Burgess Paluch uniquely well placed to assist lawyers relocating to Adelaide. We can advise you not just on salary expectations, but on housing, schooling and a host of other aspects of relocation. Burgess Paluch’s Adelaide team is led by Paul Burgess, who has practised law in Adelaide and knows its legal and corporate culture intimately. Paul and his team offer a bespoke service that gets results. Because we take the time necessary to familiarise ourselves thoroughly with each candidate’s strengths and aspirations, and to familiarise ourselves with the corporate culture of our employer clients, our shortlists are shorter, and better targeted for successful matching. So if you are looking for a law job in Adelaide, or are looking for the best legal talent to fill your vacancy, call us today for a consultation.
We also specialise in moving lawyers from interstate into the Adelaide market and are uniquely placed to advise on cost of living, the cultures of particular firms and even the nuances of individual partners. Our clients and vacancy list reflects a blend of top-tier, national, mid-tier and boutique firms, government and in-house corporate legal teams.
Burgess Paluch is also uniquely placed to assist lawyers to move into markets such as Sydney and Melbourne, where our knowledge of local Adelaide practices can be used to market to law firms in the eastern states or overseas. Lawyers considering a move offshore or interstate are welcome to call us for advice, and for law jobs in Adelaide.
For employers seeking to recruit lawyers in Adelaide we offer bespoke service, pragmatic advice and the best networks and database on offer. Whether it’s a senior or junior lawyer or management role, we will be keen to assist, quick to act and effective. Paul has experience both in human resources within a top-tier law firm and as a manager of a large team, bringing a client focused approach to our recruitment practices and ensuring we understand the perspective of our employer clients.
Thomas from BPLR is highly recommend. He was professional and responsive throughout the placement process and I appreciate his advice and assistance.
06:17 16 Jul 18
Can't thank Thomas Hobbs enough for the time and effort he's gone to in helping me get my dream job. I hadn't been through a recruiter before, and never realised how helpful it could be to have someone in your corner every step of the interview and job offer process. It's been a pleasure dealing with Thomas; highly recommend.
07:19 09 Jul 18
I highly recommend Thomas Hobbs at BPLR. He provided valuable insights into the legal industry, and focused on achieving my career objectives. He also put significant time and effort advocating on my behalf! Thanks Thomas!
06:02 04 Jul 18
Melissa Cohen is a gun recruiter at BPLR. She's really nice and positive and will go into bat for you to obtain the best opportunities. Highly recommend!
04:38 25 May 18
Paul and his team were a pleasure to deal with, they were timely in their responses to communications, gave good advice and honest feedback. Paul’s industry knowledge was exceptional. Overall the recruitment process was made straightforward and rewarding. Thanks to all the team, particularly Paul, I can’t recommend you all highly enough.
19:37 30 Mar 18
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