About us - Laurence Simons

About us.

Drawing from over 30 years of industry-leading experience fuelling a fresh approach designed for the modern talent landscape.


People and relationships first

We know that the old model doesn’t work. Our bespoke approach considers the people, relationships and outcomes in building lasting strategic partnerships.

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Deep-rooted history which has lead to both placed and unplaced candidates becoming clients over the past three decades.

Laurence Simons was founded in 1988 and grew to have an international footprint like no other legal search firm. We have always prided ourselves on our world-class search experience, which has led to candidates placed and then becoming clients over the past three decades.

Our diverse, innovative and expert team are multi-lingual and based across our offices in London, Frankfurt, Paris, Amsterdam, Geneva, Dubai and Sao Paulo. Laurence Simons is positioned to help you thrive wherever you find yourself.

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Proud member of AESC

The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants represents the highest standards of quality in the search industry. Alongside fellow AESC members, Laurence Simons is committed to using our voices and actions to help create a world that is inclusive, diverse, equitable and accessible for all.

An innovative, human approach

We blend empathy, insight, and psychometrics through our Lumina profiling to gather the complete picture of both potential candidates and our clients. This approach is fixed in science and born out of our own lived culture; we know people and businesses thrive when the chemistry is right.

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Our expert team

The Laurence Simons global team of specialists are united in a mission to help you find the best legal and compliance talent and for that talent to thrive in the right business.

You are in good company

Global with a local heartbeat

Our long-established global presence means we can help you fulfil your search no matter where you’re located.

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