Offshore legal recruitment



Offshore legal recruitment

We have been recruiting lawyers into the Offshore markets for over a decade. Our team, one of only a few fully dedicated practices globally, has helped over 250 lawyers make the move in both Private Practice and In-House. Our practice spans Bermuda; the British Virgin Islands; Cayman Islands; Guernsey; Isle of Man; Jersey; Mauritius; as well as the onshore based offices of the leading offshore firms. With over 50% of our offshore roles being either exclusive or retained, Hydrogen has access to some of the best opportunities globally.

Market knowledge

Given our track record and experience in moving lawyers offshore, we are extremely well-positioned to make your move offshore as seamless as possible. This isn’t just about finding the right position but being on hand to assist with the practicalities that are involved in a move

Global reach

Our ability to work with our clients globally by making the most of our international offices and platform means that 50% of our offshore roles are either exclusive or retained with Hydrogen

Long-term relationships

We have partnered with our clients for many years and truly understand their business and what they are looking for. This allows us to present the right opportunities for you and has led to 75% of our candidates accepting offers within three months of beginning their application process

Our services

To help our Offshore clients attract the best legal talent, we have developed a number of different services and solutions that we tailor to their unique needs.

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Branded Advertising
Candidate Engagement Events
Contingent Search
Exclusive Search
Market Mapping
Retained Search

Our latest jobs


Cayman Islands

We are currently under mandate from a leading offshore firm who are...

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Corporate Associate

Channel Islands Beach

We are currently instructed by several leading offshore firms who a...

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Our latest insights

A salary guide for the global Legal market 2021

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A guide to working & living offshore

Working and living offshore

We know that making the move abroad can feel daunting. That's why we've developed this guide to give you a better flavour of what it's really like to work and live offshore. We are here to advise you, every step of the way.

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Our team

Thomas Hartwell
Thomas Hartwell
Head of International - Legal View profile
Chloe Lam-Moores
Chloe Lam-Moores
Managing Consultant View profile
Nicolas Corvi
Nicolas Corvi
Consultant View profile

It’s a job we love because the lawyers we work with are some of the brightest you’ll ever come across