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About Michael Page Legal


Michael Page is a worldwide leader in specialist legal recruitment. Since opening our first Sydney office in 1985, we have become one of Australia’s leading recruitment companies, with offices in Sydney Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. We also have offices in all major business hubs across the Asia Pacific region, including Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China.

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 150 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:

  • Partner
  • Senior Associate
  • Associate
  • Lawyer
  • General Counsel
  • Legal Counsel
  • Head of Compliance
  • Compliance Manager
  • Contract Manager
  • Company Secretary
  • Assistant Company Secretary

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My consultant's background as commercial property lawyer made it easier to understand and identify the types of roles I was looking for. Highly recommend Michael Page to anyone looking for a new position in the legal sector!
Michael Page has assisted me to find my dream job as per my expectations! The consultants are helpful and quick to respond to any queries.