BCL Legal

What we do:
Legal Recruitment Agency

Latest List Position:

BCI Score:


Recruitment Website:

Head Office:
3rd Floor, Lancaster Buildings, 77 Deansgate, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 2BW

Our Mission/Vision

Mission: To empower lawyers to fulfil their career ambitions. Vision: To have every lawyer as our client or candidate.

Company Information

WHEN THIS LEGAL recruitment firm hits its targets, everyone feels the benefit: Manchester-based BCL Legal takes its staff for a three-day luxury break. In 2015, employees from London, Birmingham and head office enjoyed poolside cocktails and food from a top chef at the five-star Hotel Arts Barcelona.

The 58 employees feel the business is run on strong values (92% positive). Managing director James Batt, a former professional rugby player, co-founded BCL with directors Vicky Clark and Mark Levine in 2003, aiming to create a “true, inclusive team environment”. Wellbeing is in good shape (74%, the best factor result).


Company Statistics

  • 2003


  • 22%

    Staff Turnover

  • 24% / 76%

    Male : Female

  • 3

    UK sites

  • 32

    Average Age

  • 58


  • 63%

    Earning £35,000+

List History

  • Best Companies To Work For List 2017


  • Sunday Times List 2016


Accreditation History

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