Lifting Your Legal Career To New Heights


The team at Agnew O'Brien have been assisting lawyers locate positions both domestically and internationally for many years and understand fully what is required to successfully secure a new opportunity. We have deep knowledge and experience of the jurisdictions within which we operate and are able to support our candidates through each stage of the recruitment process. What we don't know immediately we are able to find out quickly, ensuring that those we represent have all the information required to make an informed decision.

Please follow the links below for further details on some of the jurisdictions in which we operate and feel free to contact us to discuss what each location is able to offer you in terms of quality of work, career progression, work/life balance and compensation.

Offshore legal market


The offshore legal market is expanding with largest firms experiencing considerable growth across all practice areas and locations, spanning the Caribbean, UK Channel Islands, Europe and Asia. In all instances, applicants will need to evidence a strong academic pedigree and career history allied to a robust technical skill set. Rewards are on a par with leading international law firms, often with the additional attraction of low or zero personal tax rates.

Asia-Pacific Jobs for Lawyers


Agnew O'Brien represents lawyers across the entire Asia-Pacific region, working closely with top flight international and domestic law firms that are looking to attract high calibre legal talent. Jurisdictions where we are particularly active include Hong Kong & PRC, Singapore and Japan. We have also placed numerous lawyers in locations including Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, Malaysia, and India. 

Australia Jobs for Lawyers


We are extremely active across Australia & New Zealand, working with leading domestic and international firms that are keen to secure the services of returning Antipodean lawyers as well as high calibre candidates hailing from other Commonwealth jurisdictions, such as England & Wales and India. Practice areas of interest include Corporate, Banking & Finance, Disputes, Energy & Construction and Competition.

United Kingdom jobs for lawyers

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom has always been a jurisdiction that offers ambitious international lawyers a superb platform from which to develop a long-term career. With London home to the majority of the worlds premier law firms that represent blue chip corporates and financial institutions, opportunities are also available across the regions that offer high calibre work, attractive financial packages and career progression.