Jonathan Walmsley, Principal
Sydney: +61 2 8014 9050

Jonathan has been a legal recruiter in London and in Sydney since 1998 and has in-depth knowledge of the legal recruitment market. Jonathan’s networks and connections in Australia and internationally are very strong at partner and HR levels and his experience in this market means he has worked with most clients for several years.

He has advised and assisted lawyers across the globe on making international career moves and has worked with many of the magic circle and top tier UK and US firms on recruitment campaigns out of Australia and New Zealand for offices in London/ Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the USA. He offers commercial and practical advice to clients on the strategy and implementation of resourcing and recruitment projects across Australia and internationally.

He has worked with many partners, general counsel and senior lawyers on retained and contingent recruitment assignments for senior positions in Australia and internationally. Jonathan places lawyers both in Australia and overseas. He has particular expertise in working with senior lawyers and partners.

Prior to moving into recruitment, Jonathan practiced as a lawyer with top tier firms in the UK. He has lived and worked in Australia for the last 12 years.