We are a legal recruitment consultancy that specialises in providing interim, temporary and permanent staff to meet both client and candidate needs.

We work in partnership with in-house and private practice clients nationwide, to recruit staff that will add value to their teams and achieve positive results. The service we provide to our clients and candidates is both personal and comprehensive, in order to find and place our candidates in suitable roles where they will achieve their potential. We work with candidates at all stages in their career, from those newly qualified to experienced General Counsel. We offer both our clients and candidates a face-to-face consultation in order to gain an accurate understanding of the type of services you require, in addition to offering legal market updates, CV writing advice, hiring and retention solutions, interviewing techniques and career development advice.


Areas of Law

Types of Roles

  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing & Industrials
  • TMT (Telecommunications, Media  and Technology)
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences
  • Utilities
  • Oil & Gas
  • Payments
  • Retail
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Sports & Leisure
  • Corporate
  • Commercial
  • Litigation
  • Technology
  • Outsourcing & Procurement
  • Employment
  • Data Protection
  • Compliance
  • Competition
  • Intellectual Property
  • Construction
  • Commercial Property/Real Estate
Interim or Permanent:

  • Legal Executive
  • Contracts Manager
  • Legal Counsel
  • In-House Counsel
  • Senior Counsel
  • General Counsel
  • Head of Legal




With years of experience in the field, Natalie Thomas created and launched TAP Search in 2014. Established in London, TAP Search is a specialist legal interim recruitment consultancy that aims to deliver a professional and efficient service to both the client and candidate. We value the importance of developing long-term relationships in order to provide an effective, bespoke service that meets your needs and provides you with the best result.

Our Ethics & Values

We pride ourselves on our commitment and determination to meeting our clients’ and candidates’ needs. We believe that providing a high quality service is paramount and we are proud to deliver a service that remains open, honest and fair.