eNL - Midlands & South West

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About eNL - Midlands & South West

eNL Midlands, East Anglia & South West

eNL’s Midlands & South West team manages the recruitment of legal staff across a variety of sectors. With a strong presence within the private practice market, we also boast specific expertise in relation to public sector and in-house appointments. Our sector specialist consultants provide first rate market knowledge within their geographical location and individual markets.

Rebecca Lawrence – Director
Following graduating from Birmingham University with an MA in Business Administration, Rebecca began her recruitment career in 2001 within a small niche search and selection company specialising in FMCG. After four years of Sales & Marketing recruitment, she wanted to diversify her recruitment experience and in 2005 she moved into Legal recruitment at a leading legal recruitment company in Birmingham. She joined eNL Legal Recruitment in June 2007 and concentrates on Partner, Solicitor and Legal Executive appointments across the Midlands, South West and East Anglia region across all disciplines. In 2014 Rebecca was promoted to Divisional Manager of the Midlands, South West and East Anglia region and she currently manages a team dealing with all areas of qualified legal recruitment.

Penny Trotman – Director
Having worked in the legal market since 2002  Penny has formed strong relationships, not only with Managing and Senior Partners, but also with departmental heads. Her extensive experience includes advising senior partners and high net worth individuals within the legal sector, in line with the ever increasing appetite of law firms interested in team moves and partner hires.  In 2011 Penny’s portfolio extended to Mergers & Acquisitions and bolt-ons, including identifying appropriate legal practices open to merger opportunities.

Pasquale Agatiello – Senior Consultant (In-house)
Pasquale is a specialist recruitment professional with over 12 years experience working for some of the most reputable global recruitment organisations in the world. Specialising in in-house legal recruitment he has developed influential client relationships with key organisations across the IT, telecommunications, energy, FMCG and financial services sectors. He has developed an extensive network of active and passive candidates from around the EMEA region, thus ensuring clients and candidates work with an expert who really understands their business and is ideally placed to meet their strategic hiring requirements. Recruiting at all levels up to General Counsel, Pasquale is experienced in retained, search and contingency based recruitment campaigns.

Ronelle Mendez - Senior Consultant
Ronelle Mendez has recently been appointed within eNL's Locum Team as a Senior Consultant specialising in the placement of qualified solicitors and non qualified legal personnel, on a national basis within Private Practice and In-house organisations.
Having worked in the recruitment industry since 2003, Ronelle has extensive experience, most of which has been gained in the accounting and finance sector. The similarities between the legal and accounting professions has provided Ronelle with a solid platform for her transition into the legal sector.  Ronelle is extremely dedicated and has achieved various acknowledgements throughout her recruitment career.

Louise Evans - Consultant                                                               

Louise previously worked in the legal sector for over six years before moving into professional legal recruitment.  Her particular strengths are communication and dedication to deliver.  Throughout her career she has built a solid understanding of the legal industry, which equips her to assist in the best possible way.

  • Full understanding of the legal industry.
  • Successfully working alongside legal professionals of varying levels, from Legal Assistants and Legal Executives to Senior Solicitors, Partners and Chief Executives.
  • Customer service focused having won numerous customer service awards throughout her career.
  • Focusing specifically on the Midlands, South West and East Anglia regions to provide interim / locum, FTC and consultant qualified Solicitors and non qualified legal professionals across the private practice, in-house and public sector markets.

Saf Zayed – Consultant

Saf has worked in the recruitment industry for just over 3 years, previously a consultant in the education sector.  With a legal background and previous experience of working within the legal field, she is well placed to support with legal recruitment needs.

  • Recruitment consultant with over 3 years experience.
  • Joined ENL’s Interim/Locum team in April 2017.
  • Understanding of the legal industry
  • Focusing on South West region specialising in the appointment of interim/local and consultant qualified solicitors and none qualified legal personnel across the in-house, private practise and public sector markets.


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