Manchester-based legal recruitment firm, Douglas Scott is on track to hit £10 million turnover in the next three as it celebrates a landmark year. Following a landmark year which saw the firm reach £6 million turnover, the business has announced that it is on track to hit its £10 million turnover target as the business continues to grow, expanding its client base throughout the country and continuing to strengthen its team with the recruitment industry’s most talented professionals.
Founded in 2004 by managing director Kathryn Riley, the award-winning legal recruitment expert benefits form a network of connections spanning local, regional, national and international law firms. It also has a specialist ‘In-House’ desk, finding the most talented legal counsel for a wide range of companies, from FTSE businesses through to Silicon Valley technology companies.
Douglas Scott also acts for legal professionals at all levels, helping individuals to find new positions to take their career forward. Kathryn Riley, said: “Douglas Scott has been on a real journey during the past decade, providing specialist legal industry insight and challenging our more established competitors with our unique approach. There’s no doubt it has been a success story to date but we’re never happy standing still.”
Growth plans have been backed in bricks and mortar as the 53-strong team recently took residence in the landmark No.1 Spinningfields. The firm has also marked this next chapter with an investment in a rebrand and a new website due to launch early March.
Kathryn continued: “Everything we do is market-leading and our new base at No.1 has really cemented that position. We have been preparing for this next phase of growth for some time and with the groundwork now in place, we’re on firm foundations to exceed that £10 million milestone.”