The Manchester Legal Recruitment Company has its seeds planted in the sales and service sector where its founder Ian Graves worked as a sales executive across the globe. This provided him with the sales techniques and tools necessary to meet the demands of a competitive marketplace. In the field of legal recruitment, these sales skills are vital to what is essentially the art of selling people to firms and firms to people.
The Vision was further cultivated when Ian became a Corporate Insolvency/Banking solicitor with one of the pre-eminent Northwest law firms, DWF in the mid 90’s.
The Vision was then tendered and honed during his 9 years as one of Manchester's most successful legal recruiters at Anakin Seal which he helped make a regional heavyweight/national player, where he became the Managing Director in 2003.
In 2006 Ian felt it was time to put into effect the vision and long term plan... to create a Legal Recruitment Company that is truly wedded to its local legal community…