Executive Recruiters for Legal


Contracts, Compliance, Trade

There are over 35,000 law firms in Canada. Competition for Law talent has never been greater, particularly with the rise in business activity:  corporate, commercial, and private transactions are at a multi-decade high. Growing international trade is expected to create further demand. Law firms are turning to recruiters for assistance in securing needed talent.

We are steadily growing the number of recruiting engagements with law firms.  Our chosen areas of expertise include Corporate/Commercial Law; Tax Law; Intellectual Property Law; Civil Litigates; International Law; General Practitioners; Labour/Employment Law; and Environmental Law.

As with every business sector, Law is undergoing digital transformation. AI is being used by progressive law firms to research cases and process documents with unprecedented speed and accuracy. ICT and online meetings are changing the nature of client engagement, as well as the digital literacy expected of current candidates.

We understand new technology and use AI and CRM in the assessment and onboarding processes. Contact us today for further discussion of how Lock can assist with your Legal requirements.

We fill a variety of legal roles

  • Director Legal Service
  • Director Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Head of Legal Services
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Associate
  • Legal Reception
  • Patent Agent
  • Vice President
  • Legal
  • VP Government Affairs

3 Reasons to Choose Lock Search Group

Experience and expertise

We streamline and simplify recruitment processes. Our own hiring practices are industry specific; our Consultants are recruited from leadership positions within their respective vertical. As specialists, we understand the position requirements, our client’s business, and the market landscape. We function as an extension of our client’s brand, assessing the potential for the right business and cultural fit within a pool of qualified candidates.

Client-centric focus

You receive an action plan that details what we will do, how we will do it, and when we will do it. Our client-centric focus puts you at the centre of our values and our operations. The wide scope of services we are able to provide draws on our Consultants’ direct industry experience. Lock Search group delivers recruiting results that align with your timeframe and your business goals.

Lasting business relationships

We have built a strong network of business leaders, decision makers, and influencers. Many of them have been our recruiting clients for decades. These relationships span all sectors and regions, ensuring we are the best networked search firm in the country.

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Ben Lamarche

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Glenn Lesko

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Courtnie Atkinson

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Michelle Belzile

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Ryan Berrecloth

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Steve Bews

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Mike Davis

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Brent Dodge

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Dave Dureno

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Bryan Forrest

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Jack Gawen

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Travis Hann

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Jay Harvey

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Frank Joe

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Dana Lamanna

Recruitment Consultant

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Cameron Lappin

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Pierre Lussier

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Patrick Parent

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Jean-François Sauvé

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Jordan Taylor

Recruitment Consultant, Winnipeg/Saskatoon

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Michael Villeneuve

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Matt Frost

Senior Recruitment Consultant

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Tara-Lynn Dent

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Céline Chabée

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Angela Di Felice

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