Our Directors have over 40 years' combined international legal recruitment experience gained from working in London, Sydney and in the Middle East since 2005.
We have grown to be one of the largest privately owned Executive Search firms specialising in legal recruitment and have done so by providing a bespoke service tailored to our clients' specific requirements.
Victoria Pennington studied law and since the mid 90s has worked in Executive Search and recruitment in London, Sydney and Dubai. For the past 13 years, Victoria has been based in the UAE where she has built a reputation as one of the region’s leading legal recruitment consultants.
Claire Walters has over 20 years’ legal recruitment experience working for leading international legal recruitment consultancies in London, Sydney and Dubai. Prior to joining Pennell Hart in 2015, Claire was the Regional Resourcing Manager and Partnership Recruitment Manager for Clyde & Co in the MENA region.
Robert Webb has over 8 years’ legal recruitment experience having worked for leading international recruitment firms in London and since 2013 in the UAE specializing in legal recruitment. At Pennell Hart, Robert has a particular focus on the in-house market, across the UAE and the wider GCC.
Ewan Girvan has been specialising in recruitment for the last 8 years. After beginning his recruitment career in Edinburgh, Ewan moved to Dubai in 2014 to focus on legal recruitment in both the Private Practice and In House markets across the Middle East, Africa and US. At Pennell Hart Ewan has a special focus on the private practice market across the GCC.
Bronwyn Le Roux joined Pennell Hart in 2015 to focus on sourcing and placing qualified legal professionals into law firms and in-house legal teams across the Middle East. During this time, she has developed strong knowledge of the legal industry through her support of numerous successful searches for senior executive talent for both in-house and private practice assignments.
Rebecca Worsley joined Pennell Hart as a researcher to assist the firm’s consultants with sourcing and researching legal professionals for law firms and in-house legal teams across the Middle East. Prior to joining the firm, Rebecca practised as a solicitor in England where she specialised in family law at a top tier Legal 500 firm. She brings her experience of having practised as a solicitor to assist in delivering client-focused, tailored results to the search process.