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Welcome to Canon Search

We are a highly experienced recruitment to recruitment and advisory firm focused on providing leading talent and consultancy services to the Legal, Compliance and Professional Services recruitment and Executive Search markets in the UK and internationally.

In addition we provide an in-house placement service to Law firms looking for experienced Legal recruiters and headhunters to work directly onsite.


“We created Canon Search in 2007 having seen a real lack of sector specialist recruitment to recruitment services, particularly within markets such as Legal and Compliance, both in the UK and our additional core markets of Dubai, Hong Kong and Singapore.” – Tom Metcalfe, Founder

SSQ has a longstanding relationship with Canon Search and Tom Metcalfe. Over the years Tom has introduced a number of consultants to SSQ who have thrived. Tom has a straightforward way of doing business and exercises sound judgment regarding who…Nick Shilton,Chief Executive,Shilton Sharpe Quarry