Legal & Corporate Governance

Legal & Corporate Governance

With extensive legal and compliance recruitment experience in the APAC region, Formative Search has partnered with a range of international law firms, service providers, multinational corporations, financial institutions and TMT companies.

Having placed over 150 legal and compliance professionals in multiple countries in Asia, Formative Search is well positioned in recruiting mid-senior level professionals in-house, in private practice and across risk and compliance.

Our team has a well established and comprehensive network of quality candidates, comfortable working on contingent, temporary and retained searches, and represented a diverse range of clients from start-ups to global brands.

Our specialist areas are as follows:

  • Private Practice

  • In-house Industry & Commerce

  • In-house Financial Services

  • Contract Lawyers and Paralegals

  • Risk & Compliance


Legal & Corporate Governance Clients

Legal & Corporate Governance Testimonials

  • ​A living testament to multi-tasking; razor sharp commercialism; probably outgunned your two best recruiters before they finish breakfast.

    Executive, Singapore

    Recruitment Firm

  • ​Formative Search placed me in my role and I would highly recommend them as they know the market well, were helpful in preparing me for my interviews and were very responsive in their follow up. Thanks guys!

    Head of Legal, Singapore

    Technology Company

  • ​Formative Search helped me to find a new position in the maritime and shipping industry. Throughout the entire process, (they were) friendly, committed and went the extra mile to ensure that I was fully prepared and ready for the interviews. I deeply appreciated their insight and experience and I would not hesitate to rely on them if the need arises.

    Legal Counsel

    Marine Service Company

  • ​Nick placed me in my role and I would highly recommend him as he knows the market well, was helpful in preparing me for my interviews and was very responsive in his follow up. Thanks Nick!

    Head of Legal, Singapore

    Technology & Transport Company