Executive Search

We are experts in search and recruitment for the accounting and legal sectors. 

Hiring senior professionals is rarely straightforward; they are core to a successful firm and key to creating shareholder value. We work directly with Partners and Boards looking to hire their leadership teams.

Executive Search has changed and we are pioneers within that change. Our team bring a fresh perspective and energy to the process; using traditional search methodology combined with the latest technology, we are able to provide access to the best talent in the market within days. We offer a deeply personalised experience as we completely understand the practice market, and our collaborative process will provide you with full visibility of the available talent in the UK.

Levels covered: 

  • Partner
  • Director
  • Managing Partner
  • Financial Director
  • CEO
  • CFO

Sectors covered: 

  • Accountancy Practice
  • Senior Finance
  • Law

Shaping Futures. 

We take a highly personalised and collaborative approach to executive recruiting. We don’t see this as a transactional business. Rather, we focus on finding the right fit for your organisation—today and in the future.

First, we learn your needs, culture, and company challenges. Then we carefully evaluate potential candidates’ skills and personalities to find the best match for the open position and your firm’s culture. This partnership approach, combined with our tremendous passion and dedication, has led to consistently outstanding results for our clients.

Should a retained or executive search project route be something of interest we would recommend a meeting with our team. Please call our Operation Director Matthew Lawford to discuss or you can arrange a call back using the form below. 


Please get in touch if you would like to discuss your requirements in more detail. All conversations always remain completely confidential

Team members

Matt Lawford

Operations Director

Phone: 020 3817 8131

Matt is the Operations Director at AJ Chambers. He has been with the business for over 4 years and oversees the Taxation, Audit and Accounts divisions. During this time, Matt has been a key force in the drive to improve our customer-centric approach, improve the overall quality of our operations and how we deliver recruitment solutions to the UK accountancy practice market.

In his personal life Matt is kept busy with 4 children, 2 dogs and when he can find time home and car DIY!