Private Practice


Our private practice search team have an exceptional network of leading law firms and niche practices, both domestic and international. With an impressive track record and a thorough understanding of the private practice market, we match candidates to our clients, considering the needs of both to find a win-win outcome, creating a value-added, transformative recruiting experience.

Our diverse, collaborative and forward-thinking team are multi-lingual, multi-cultural and highly experienced.  With more than three decades’ experience of placing professionals into private practices we understand what delivering success looks like, every time. Clients trust us with some of their most senior strategic hires and with offices in London, Frankfurt, Paris, Amsterdam, Geneva, Dubai, and Sao Paulo we have an international footprint like no other legal search firm.

We also boast a team of inhouse Lumina Spark practitioners at Laurence Simons Search, providing additional, in-depth screening of candidates. This next generation of psychometric testing aids the selection process, and by combining Lumina profiling with our unrivalled understanding of industry standards we ensure both client and candidate are suited to each other.  This unique tool provides clear insights into candidates’ strengths, identifying how they work effectively with others, enabling you to build an adaptable, high performing team.

Please get in touch if you are looking for your next opportunity or if you are looking to grow, develop or restructure your team.

Sven Laacks, Director 

E: Sven.laacks@laurencesimons.com   T: +49 (69) 5060 7982


Laurent Pompanon, Principal Consultant 

E: Laurent.pompanon@laurencesimons.com  T: +33 1 86 26 18 19


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