Experience, Most Choice
At Advocate Placement Ltd.
(APL) legal recruiting is our business!
founded in 1989 by Anita Lerek. It was the first lawyer
recruitment company in Ontario, and likely in Canada.
Initially it was developed to service the extensive
institutional demand for contract lawyers. APL rapidly grew
to encompass both permanent and contract placements as well
as personal representation of high-performing associates and
Today, after 20+ years
of service, our unique experience positions us to provide
Canadian and global clients and candidates with a complete
range of legal recruitment services. Our
recruiters focus on finding the "right fit" and meeting the
demands of both hirers and candidates. The rigorous APL process results in better matches, which in turn result in
better long term relationships.
Our services include (a) permanent and
contract placement, whether for law firms, companies,
associations, and government, (b) partner mergers, (c)
confidential representation of high performing individuals, known as candidate
advocacy, as well as (d) complimentary career cafe sessions
for candidates, consisting of a one-on-one private meetings.