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About Us

Michael Lamprell

Mike is the founding Director of Lamprell Legal Recruitment. He has been a legal recruitment consultant since 2007 and has previously worked for two other boutique agencies.

He has developed a network of key clients and candidates and has placed lawyers into a considerable number of the leading US, international, UK and boutique law firms. He has secured interviews for his candidates across London, the UK, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia. He has been described as personable, easy to work with and highly knowledgeable about the legal sector.

Please see below for testimonials and comments from a selection of those that Mike has assisted over the years.

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​"Extremely personable and delivered the desired result in a professional and informed manner."

Senior Corporate Associate, US Firm, 2010

"Michael’s pro-active approach to recruitment was very impressive - he managed to find opportunities for me where other recruiters had failed. He has a very good understanding of the legal market both in the UK and Australia."

IP Associate, Global Firm, Melbourne, 2012

"It was an absolute pleasure working with Mike. He listened carefully to what I was looking for and presented opportunities that were a good match with my long-term objectives. I was very impressed with how he proactively drove the selection process along and would highly recommend his services."

Antitrust Associate, US Firm, 2017

"I was very grateful to Mike for helping me to find a new role. He didn't bother trying to sell firms to me that didn't fit what I was looking for and he had great market knowledge. He's also good fun. Definitely recommended."

Senior Litigation Associate, 2017

"Mike was able to secure me an associate role at a leading international firm and I have no doubt that his pro-activity and good relationship with the firm were key factors in securing that role. I've already recommended Mike to several contacts."

Finance Associate, International Firm, 2014

"Michael was insightful and knowledgeable in his field, and provided timely and very helpful guidance throughout the process. It was a pleasure to deal with him, as he is also very personable."

Senior Construction Associate, Top 50 UK Firm, 2009

"Michael is a personable and professional recruiter - a great listener that always has time for his clients. I was very impressed by his level of service."

Senior In-House Counsel, 2012

"I want to thank you for all your time and efforts. You are excellent at what you do."

Junior Tax Associate, 2016

"Michael was a model recruiter. He kept me informed throughout the recruitment process and provided me with plenty of useful tips to ensure interview success. He is also good fun to work with!"

Senior Financial Services Associate, 2015

"I can recommend Michael as being an excellent recruitment consultant. He worked very closely with me on preparation for a particular role and was both encouraging and insightful. It was a pleasure working with him."

Litigation Associate, Top 30 UK Firm, 2011

"The best recruiter I have ever worked with. Proactive, competent, patient and truly has your best interests at heart. I couldn't recommend Mike more."

Senior Litigation Associate, International Firm, 2014

"Michael is not a typical recruiter. He spends a lot of time getting to know his candidates as people and determining where real synergies exist between individuals and particular law firms. He does this so well because he knows his market inside out."

Senior IP Associate, Top 30 UK Firm, 2013

​"From day one Michael was very proactive and responsive. He understood my specific requirements and was spot on when it came to identifying opportunities that suited my profile. He secured more interviews for me than three other recruiters, who I had instructed, combined. Highly recommended."

Project Finance Associate, Magic Circle Firm, 2014