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Working with Ashurst Reach

Are you ready to reach for more with an extraordinary, flexible career? Join Ashurst Reach, our firm's dedicated on-demand legal consulting team.

We connect top-tier lawyers with short-to-medium term consulting opportunities within the firm and in-house with our clients.

We work with lawyers from a broad range of commercial specialisations, including corporate, disputes, employment, financial services, IP, projects, planning and environment, real estate and technology.

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What we can offer you

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A flexible career

Do you want a flexible career, not just a flexible role? We listen to your goals and provide variety, choice and control over how and when you work.

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More variety and choice

You have the choice. Whether that be to support Ashurst internally, work in-house with our clients, or both.


Greater control

You decide how you work. Short-term or longer-term placements. Full-time, part-time, ad hoc or somewhere in between.


Personalised service

Our dedicated Reach team will support and guide you, whether you're a seasoned legal contractor or trying contracting for the first time.

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Ashurst support

You work alongside other dynamic and committed professionals at Ashurst. You can also tap into the firm's wealth of knowledge and experience during a secondment.

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Career development

Are you looking to broaden your skillset and try something new? Or hone your specialist expertise? We'll help you achieve your ambitions.

The recruitment process

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"Joining Ashurst Reach has been one of the smartest decisions I have made for my career. I now have the ability to rapidly extend my practice across new sectors; network with an inspiring circle of professionals including the Ashurst community; grow in confidence sharing my skill set with both emerging and established clients; and importantly, balance my working week having regard to the needs of my young family."

Jessica Morris, Reach Legal Consultant

Alistair Clevely

"Being a consultant with Reach has been a hugely positive experience allowing me to take my career in a different direction. Reach match my skills and experience to client needs. The thing that stands out the most for me is the sense of value-add I have brought to roles and the appreciation clients have expressed for the work delivered - which I know from experience is not something you always get in a permanent role"

Alistair Clevely, Reach Legal Consultant


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Inclusion, Diversity & Belonging

Our inclusive and diverse culture stands at the heart of everything we do. For more information on our initiatives and the support we provide please follow the link below.

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Agency submissions and candidate introductions will only be accepted with prior approval from a member of the Ashurst Talent Acquisition team. To submit or introduce a candidate, an agency must have valid agreed terms of business in place with Ashurst. Any agency submissions or candidate introductions made without prior approval or without the agreed terms of business in place will be considered invalid.


We are committed to offering a safe and welcoming environment for our employees and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. With diversity and inclusion at the heart of what we do we place a strong emphasis on working with people from diverse communities and aim to make a positive impact through our Social Impact programmes.