24 Aug, 2021


In June 2019 I joined Think Legal Recruitment as an Associate Director. With five and a half years’ experience as a specialist legal recruiter up to that point it was a step up and a new challenge, which was daunting but equally exciting. I joined Think to establish and grow our presence in the Midlands, […]

6 Aug, 2021

In-House Legal Recruitment Trends – Summer 2021

Blog by Adam Zdravkovic I grabbed a rare quiet moment in summer 2021 to try to make sense of what is happening in the in-house legal recruitment market in the North of England. It has been a particularly busy time over the last 6 months, and I’m pleased to report that demand for in-house lawyers […]

2 Feb, 2021

Annoying Interview Questions

January 2021 marked seven years since I embarked upon my career in legal recruitment. A career which has seen highs and lows, great accomplishments, and humbling losses, but a career that is still in its infancy nevertheless, and I am reminded every day of how much I have yet to learn. Before I was a […]

4 Jan, 2021

Happy New Year from all at Think Legal

I just wanted to mark the New Year by reflecting on the madness that was 2020, offering some thoughts on the year ahead and wishing all our candidates, clients and connections our very best wishes for the year ahead! Like I am sure for you all, 2020 was the most difficult and challenging year both […]

22 Apr, 2020

Advice for NQs in an unprecedented market

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has caused law firms across the UK to take measures that were previously unthought of. Naturally this has led to great levels of uncertainty that will likely have repercussions for those at all levels of their legal careers and, perhaps in particular, those due to qualify as solicitors this year. For […]

24 Mar, 2020

Video Interview Tips

In the wake of the chaos and uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic currently gripping the world, law firms and in-house legal teams across the UK are making serious and unprecedented adjustments to keep business progressing as usual (as much as possible) with the health and well-being of their employees, clients and guests at the […]

9 Jan, 2020

Breaking the habit – from smoking to a new job

  I recently quit smoking for the second time in my life. The first time, back in 2015, I had merely replaced one vice with another having made the move from tobacco to vaping and going from smelling like a stale carpet in an old pub to smelling like a cherry scented air freshener. It […]

16 Dec, 2019

Awkward Questions

As a specialist legal recruiter, I spend a significant amount of my time preparing lawyers for interviews. This includes ensuring an understanding of the job role, establishing clarity on the finer details such as supervision and career progression, and of course addressing technical, personal and awkward questions. Awkward questions? Why would there be awkward questions […]

11 Dec, 2019

Think Legal highlights the importance of local CSR projects at Christmas

By Adam Zdravkovic, Associate Director at Think Legal Recruitment in Manchester Think Legal kicked off it’s Christmas CSR programme with a donation last week to Ardwick & Longsight Food Bank ( Adam Zdravkovic explains… Earlier this year I received an email from the directors at Think Legal, suggesting that I choose a charitable and local […]