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Talk to the recruitment team

If you are interested in an opportunity at Clifford Chance, we encourage you to contact us directly. The team are always happy to speak to people who are interested finding out more about the firm in general or about a specific vacancy.

The team can guide you through the recruitment process and advise you every step of the way. Please contact the relevant recruiter below. If you are unsure who to contact, use the general recruitment contact below.

Ben Lester

Lateral Recruitment Team Manager

Ben heads up the Lateral Recruitment team. Ben oversees all recruitment of lawyers and business professionals into our business departments for the UK.

Email Ben

Emma Jarman

Recruitment Specialist

Emma is responsible for the recruitment of legal support secretaries, Brand, Communications & Marketing, Client & Market Development, Continuous Improvement & Best Delivery recruitment into London.

Email Emma

Annabel Corcoran

Recruitment specialist

Annabel recruits lawyers into Capital Markets, Asset Finance, Project Finance, Finreg and Derivatives. She also manages recruitment for the Risk & Compliance function including the Clearance Centre, as well as recruiting for our Pro-Bono & Community Outreach programme and Paralegals in London.

Email Annabel

Jodie Sidders

Recruitment Specialist

Jodie recruits for our HR, Finance Operations, Commercial Pricing, Partnership Management and Tax business professionals departments. She also recruits lawyers into our Construction team.







Email Jodie

Adam Suleman

recruitment specialist

Adam is our technology recruiter. He manages recruitment into our IT function, the Global Projects Group, and into legal tech roles. He also recruits for our Client Services team.






Email Adam

Bhalinder Chambon

Recruitment Specialist

Bhalinder manages the recruitment process for our Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice - this also includes Financial Crime & Risk, Investigations, Arbitration and also our case management/litigation support teams. Bhalinder is also responsible for recruitment for our Tax, Pensions & Employment and Real Estate Practices as well as the General Banking group in Finance. She also manages recruitment for some of our Partnership Finance teams in Business Professionals.

Email Bhalinder

David Gowers

Recruitment Specialist

David is our specialist who manages the process for contractors, consultants and temporary placements.


Email David

Rijwant Chatha

Recruitment Specialist

Rijwant manages the recruitment process for our Corporate Practice – covering M&A, Private Equity, Financial Institutions & Insurance, TMT, IP and Antitrust. Rijwant also recruits lawyers in to our Real Estate Finance group and is responsible for recruiting K&I professionals in business professionals.

Email Rijwant

Emma Hamilton

Recruitment specialist

Emma is responsible for the recruitment of our paralegal operations based in our Newcastle office. This covers hiring of paralegals, senior paralegals, legal apprentices and operations management. Emma also covers the recruitment of some of our Business Professional and support roles based from Newcastle, as well as providing HR generalist support to all employees in the office.

Email Emma

General queries

If you are unsure who to contact, please call or email the team.

Tel: 020 7006 3003

email the team