Flex Counsel

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The problem

Enterprise legal departments deal with a wide variety of legal needs, and hiring traditional law firms is often prohibitively expensive. Full time hiring or using legal staffing services might not be feasible for less predictable legal tasks.

The solution

Legal.io helps law departments identify trusted legal professionals for any legal need globally. Professionals in our network typically have a backgrounds in big law, but operate with significantly lower overhead, just like Legal.io.

Flex Counsel Engagements are well-suited for legal departments facing unpredictable spikes in work. Flex Counsel engagements typically start at an estimated 10h / week of work, although week-by-week amounts may vary.

For businesses that experience rapid growth, our lawyers can act as a temporary outside general counsel, operating as an integral part of your team.

We engaged Legal.io to get overflow support with commercial agreements. The individuals Legal.io presented were very experienced and the person we hired hit the ground running. We've been able to ramp capacity up and down as needed, and have achieved substantial time and cost savings.”

Why Legal.io

As the worlds leading legal network for enterprise with more than 10,000 lawyers, we source selectively to ensure your lawyer is a trusted partner.


Hire the best professionals for any temporary or permanent legal position.


Find talent at the speed of business, and scale your team in days, not weeks.

Cost Effective

Hire talent at rates that are competitive, fair, sustainable and transparent.


Diverse candidate pool covering Attorney, Legal Operations and Trust & Safety roles.

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Participate in a friendly community of legal professionals and network with peers.


Avoid the fixed costs of full-time hires whilst growing your capabilities.


Access a global network of 10,000+ legal experts covering every area of law.


Identify the right technology tools to streamline legal operations.


No retainers or commitments. Save 60% over traditional law firms.

Hire smarter with data

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Global Reach

With more than 10,000 legal professionals in the U.S. and beyond, Legal.io is one of the world's largest legal services networks, serving US legal departments with local and international needs.

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Hire the best legal talent

Legal.io is building the world's leading legal talent marketplace for enterprise. We make it easy to quickly find and hire highly qualified and diverse legal professionals that seamlessly integrate into your organization and help you get the job done.

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