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About Michael Page Legal


About Us

Michael Page is a worldwide leader in specialist legal recruitment. We opened our first Asia Pacific office in Japan in 2001, and currently have offices in all major business hubs across the region, including Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, India and Taiwan.

Specialists In Legal Recruitment

Michael Page is a specialist legal search and recruitment consultancy that sources the highest calibre of legal talent anywhere in the world.

Combining our long-established international networks with a local, boutique service, we are the first choice for legal jobseekers and top-tier businesses across the country. We offer a true partnership approach to recruiting, using our specialist legal experience to bring together the brightest jobseekers and the best employers for a successful match.

With a continued stream of mid to senior-level legal opportunities arising in the Asia Pacific region – both in-house and within private practice – we have become an exclusive business partner for many companies in the region and the first port of call for ambitious legal professionals.

Many of our consultants worked directly in the legal sector before joining Michael Page, and this industry expertise translates into high-quality candidate shortlists and more successful recruitment outcomes. We grasp how the legal function deeply impacts the success of a business and how to match qualified, experienced candidates with exciting, challenging legal opportunities.   

Testament to the strength of a 40-year-old London-listed company that has more than 139 offices globally, we receive more than 90% of our business from referrals and satisfied repeat clients.

Our Recruitment Expertise

Our dedicated legal recruitment team specialises in sourcing professionals for the following roles:

In-House roles:

  • General Counsel
  • Senior Legal Counsel
  • Protection Counsel
  • Legal Manager
  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Specialist
  • Paralegal
  • Contracts Manager
  • Company Secretary
  • Compliance
  • Employment Specialist
  • Head of Legal
  • Head of Legal and Brand
  • ISDA Documentation Manager
  • Intellectual Property Counsel
  • Investigation Counsel
  • Patent Attorney

Private Practice:

  • Partner and associates across all levels of specialisation
  • Senior Associate
  • Corporate Secretarial
  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Translator
  • Paralegal
  • Business Development Counsel
  • Legal Consultant
  • Dispute Resolution Specialist
  • Professional Support Lawyer

Latest Jobs

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Partner - Top US law firm
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