Advocate Direct Hire
Law Firm Associate Direct Hire

Direct-Hire Placement is when a legal professional introduced to you by APL works for you, the Client, and you pay the APL Lawyer directly.
Once you have decided to meet with a candidate, we assist in helping to set up interviews, debrief both you and the candidates, and help to answer any questions you may have. In addition, if requested, we can even assist in the offer process and perform reference checks on your behalf perform reference checks on your behalf.

As a result, after 20+ years of legal recruiting, we have developed an extensive data and contact and knowledge pool as well as a finely honed team approach, assuring you of confident recruitment services.

Through the use of our recruitment services targeted specifically to your needs, we will save you the time and expense of lawyer advertising, resume review, interviewing, and reference checking. We will free you up to work on your core business - satisfying your clients - and we will take care of all your legal professional staffing needs. As both lawyers and professional recruiters, we can help you avoid costly hiring errors.

Our clients enjoy the superior comprehensiveness of our screening procedures, including our detailed candidate evaluation forms.

Our fee is a percentage of the legal professional's annual monetary compensation in the first year of employment. We do not include discretionary commission payments, allowances, car or pension benefits. This compensation will be agreed upon prior to work-start date.

At APL, we value our client’s privacy – we never, unless requested, advertise our clients’ names and only reveal them to those candidates that are deemed a good fit. As a result, we ensure that you are not bombarded with unsolicited resumes. In addition, because of our respect for privacy, we never forward an unsolicited resume to you. If you have further questions, our Privacy Policy further outlines our responsibilities and practices.


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