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Hewetson & Co is a full service legal sector recruitment firm working extensively with the Bar, UK and international law firms across multiple jurisdictions.

We are the pioneers and market leaders in moving barristers between chambers.

We have a reputation for delivering a full support service at the Bar, from placing high profile CEOs all the way through to junior clerks. We are unmatched in the success and volume of work we have provided to our clients in these areas.

We are also trusted ambassadors for law firms in recruiting associates and partners. As with the Bar, we also place highly qualified specialist non-lawyers with expertise in management, marketing, communications and strategy.

We are renowned for our authentic approach and honest career advice.

Our comprehensive assistance in guiding individuals through the interview process is something we are repeatedly informed sets us apart.

We are known for our transparency and support in working with both applicants and clients.

We take great pride in playing a part in an individual’s career. We are fortunate to enjoy significant referred business which both clients and candidates tell us is due to the quality and integrity of our service.

We use a combination of search (head-hunting) and contingency recruitment methodologies depending on the complexity of an assignment, budget and any sensitivities in the market.

Guy Hewetson


Guy is and remains a pioneer in moving barristers between chambers. He is the go-to professional for chambers seeking early strategic advice on, and effective fulfillment of, their recruitment needs…

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Tony Stephenson


Tony has a significant partner client base with international law firms and with leading barristers and clerks at the Bar. He brings the invaluable experience of having been at the forefront at leading commercial and international disputes in the legal sector...

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Katherine Hewetson


With almost 15 years’ senior management experience, Katherine is a highly accomplished business executive. Her experience spans the social and commercial sectors...

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