The right lawyers
at the right time

We remove complexity from the process, so you get the right lawyers
at the right time – every time.

5 reasons to choose us

1

An extensive network

We’re able to deliver the right lawyers quickly because of the size of our network. We have over 5,000 lawyers and 400 clients in our network so we always have a depth of talent to call on, whatever the project or position.

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2

Refreshing honesty

Our business is built upon truth and trust. We tell it like it is. We know the market inside-out and give you the information and data to make confident and informed decisions.

3

A passionate team

We love what we do and we pride ourselves on our service. We’ve been doing this a long time and we learned a lot along the way. It’s all about understanding your business and role requirements so we can match you with the right lawyers.

4

Outstanding value

Our fee structure is completely transparent. Few firms discuss their rates, because frankly, it’s embarrassing for them. Our fees, low overheads and efficient processes allow us to run our business and deliver transparent and low rates - cheaper for the client and more for the lawyer.

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5

Rapid reliability

When you need a good lawyer, it’s usually time-critical. And this is a major advantage of working with us. Dovetail is simply the most reliable way to get good lawyers fast. And with a 12 month pro-rata guarantee period we back our recommendations.

The numbers that count

Built on experience

With over 50 years of legal and recruitment experience we are here to help you source the right lawyer for your needs.

Charlie Smirl

Business Director

Charlie knows the in-house legal market inside-out. A lawyer for 12 years including, 9 as in-house legal and at Dovetail since 2016. There’s not much Charlie doesn’t know about the challenges lawyers and clients face when looking to recruit and he uses this knowledge to ensure the process is calm and seamless.

Sonia Cason

Managing Business Director

Few people are as passionate and dedicated as Sonia and the team she manages to help clients and lawyers get the best results. Her professionalism was learnt over 15+ years at large financial organisations including Morgan Stanley and ASX. Sonia now heads up a team of four and is holding them to her high expectations, so that the clients' needs are always met.

Charlie Smirl

Business Director

Charlie knows the in-house legal market inside-out. A lawyer for 12 years including, 9 as in-house legal and at Dovetail since 2016. There’s not much Charlie doesn’t know about the challenges lawyers and clients face when looking to recruit and he uses this knowledge to ensure the process is calm and seamless.

Sonia Cason

Position

Few people are as passionate and dedicated as Sonia and the team she manages to help clients and lawyers get the best results. Her professionalism was learnt over 15+ years at large financial organisations including Morgan Stanley and ASX. Sonia now heads up a team of four and is holding them to her high expectations, so that the clients' needs are always met.

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