IT Recruitment for Legal, Professional Services and Media
We are an IT Recruitment and Resource Management Consultancy widely respected for delivering an expert, personal & professional service.
For 20 years we have built and grown sustainable, valuable relationships with a diverse set of people and businesses in Legal and the wider Professional Services sector who continue to work with us today. Proud of our reputation for integrity and attention to detail, we are the market leader within the Legal Tech sector having developed innovative, bespoke solutions for numerous clients and helped hundreds of people of all levels develop their careers in the right direction for them.
We recruit contract and permanent IT professionals in all roles throughout the IT Function. We are mainly London-based but over the last 3 years we have expanded into South East & South West and North West regions. We have also recruited for our clients in their European, Middle Eastern and Asian offices.
ITS Core values
We are dedicated to a core set of values important to us, and also, we believe, to our clients and candidates. These are:
- The Company - Grow a profitable business of high integrity, with clear goals, where people are proud to work
- Niche Expertise - Be experts in the business sectors we supply
- Customer Service – Always focused on what is best for the client and the candidate
- Relationships - Establish and sustain meaningful and valuable relationships
- Basics - Get the basics right, never cutting corners
- Innovation – Always developing new solutions and new ideas
- Technology & Advancement – Make use of the best tools and training available
Justin Edwards - CEO
Justin was the first employee of ITS in 1996. Since then he has grown the client base to over 70 law firms and successfully led an MBO with Kristian McMaster in 2009.
He focusses on growing our ITS Works division, which offers our more innovative services and partnerships such as our Managed Service Desk solution, our IntApp Workflow development solution, AWS-in-a-Box, Lawyers-at-Home and the Legal Tech Service Delivery forum he launched in 2017.
He is also an FA Level One qualified coach and manages an u12 team at his local youth football club.
"Justin is highly motivated, intelligent and proactive – strives to get the results needed and is a breath of fresh air in an industry often associated with generating a fast buck"
IT Director EMEA – Reed Smith LLP
Kristian McMaster - Director, USA Office
Kristian joined ITS as a Graduate in 2001 and established himself as one of the most successful Consultants in the company’s history.
Kristian recently re-located to the USA and opened ITS' first international office in Austin, Texas from where he delivers our service to clients across the US.
"I have been pleasantly surprised with Kristian’s knowledge of the sector, and his ability to provide high quality candidates that are appropriate for the role. Kristian is professional and easy to work with and his ability to understand the requirement has saved me a vast amount of time and effort."
Global Director of Information Technology at Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
David Willis - Head of Recruitment Delivery
David joined ITS in 2007 and took over management of our Managed Service Desk team at a Magic Ciurcle Law firm. This service has grown and now offers Service Desk reviews and staff competency assessments.
He now manages our recruitment team and is the lead Consultant for our senior appointments service, Key Hires, which has placed over 35 Senior IT Managers and CIOs in Legal and Accountancy IT over the last three years.