In-House is a fundamental part of Montresor’s DNA

Montresor is one of the top rated legal recruiters by clients across Financial Institutions and Commerce & Industry.

Why Montresor

Expert consultants with unrivalled client networks

Access to in-house roles exclusively handled by Montresor Legal

Targeting of ultra scarce talent pools via our unique range of acquisition tools

Exclusive access to the remuneration analytics from

Best-in-class support throughout the interview and offer process

Montresor have one of the largest teams of dedicated in-house consultants in the UK

Tom Balmer

Tom is a founder at Third Way Legal, and our sister business Montresor Legal. He has worked within the legal recruitment industry since 2001. Tom’s clients include top investment banks, asset managers and fin tech businesses along with selected law firms.

Outside work Tom enjoys exploring new ways to battle his waistline and pretending to be knowledgeable about wine.

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Andrea Hutchinson

Andrea is an Associate Director in Montresor’s In-house Financial Services practice. Andrea specialises in placing lawyers across financial services with particular expertise in insurance, private equity/venture capital and FinTech. She has experience in recruiting both in the UK and internationally.

When she isn’t being a spokesperson for her hometown in Canada, she is often seen showcasing her newly acquired British citizenship by incorrectly delivering Brit slang.

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Joshua Blake

Josh began his recruitment career in 2015 and prior to joining Montresor was a manager at a global PLC. Josh looks after all Interim roles at Third Way Legal across private practice and in-house. He has particular expertise in financial services and litigation.

Outside the office, Josh enjoys boxing and telling jokes that only he finds funny.

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Billie Partridge-Naudeer

Billie is an Associate Consultant at Montresor Legal whose work covers the in-house space in Commerce & Industry. She has been on the team since she graduated in 2015, first as Office and HR Manager and now as a Consultant.

Outside of work you will find Billie out with her friends, spending money she doesn’t have on things she doesn’t need.

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Laura Davidson

Laura joined Montresor from a FTSE 250 international recruiter in 2020. She specialises in providing corporates across a range of industry sectors with flexible legal resource, placing candidates on an interim and contract basis.

Outside of work, you will find Laura attempting to keep active, fuelling her shopping addiction or escaping to a beach in Norfolk for the weekend.

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James Walls

James has over three years of legal recruitment experience and joined Montresor Legal from a global recruitment agency in March 2020. He works with a variety of law firms across the city placing qualified lawyers into interim roles across a range of practices.

As a keen motorcyclist, James enjoys everything from watching MotoGP to planning his next cross country trip with friends.

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Elmira Meehan

Elmira is a Senior Consultant in the Transactional practice at Montresor Legal. She has over 9 years of legal recruitment experience, specialising in the placement of finance, funds & regulatory lawyers into some of the major investment banks, buy side firms and law firms.

When not in the office Elmira is busy running around after her 2-year-old toddler!

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Michael Field

Michael is an Associate Consultant at Montresor Legal, covering in-house searches for financial institutions across the corporate, finance and litigation space. He joined the company in 2019 as a law graduate from the University of Exeter, having previously worked in corporate event planning.

When not in the office Mike enjoys partaking in motorcycle track days and throwing himself down a mountain as often as possible.

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Sam Davenport

Sam joined Montresor in 2021 from a boutique in-house legal recruitment agency. With 3 years experience recruiting for companies across C&I with a focus on Fintech & Tech, Sam works on both interim and permanent positions in this area.

Outside of work you will find Sam playing or more likely talking about football, cooking or tending to one of his many houseplants.

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