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About LEX Recruitment

Lex RecruitmentLEX Recruitment was established by Alison Thorne in 2007. Alison has worked in recruitment in London and the Eastern Region recruiting to various sectors, including IT, generalist and legal work for over 20 years. Alison took a career break and went to read Law at the University of East of England and then to the Legal Practice Course at University of West of England. She has worked in various types of law, including employment, insolvency and bankruptcy and personal injury law.

Alison is committed to recruitment professional standards and is a Fellow Member of Recruitment and Employments Confederations’ – Institute of Recruitment Professionals. Code of practice Click here

Over the years Alison has raced horses, skied the highest mountains, ridden motorbikes, raced banger cars and ran ultra-marathons. She currently has a small herd of ponies, 3 dogs, a litter of puppies, a cat and two children to bring up.

Alison would love to travel more but the animals keep her home in rural Norfolk. In her spare time, she likes to run and maintain fitness. Alison is now looking forward to focusing on her businesses and being the best effective and ethical recruiter that she can be.


  • She is an absolute pleasure with a keen eye for finding the correct role for her clients

  • Alison is an extremely professional recruiter, whose knowledge of the market is second to none. She is prepared to go above and beyond to ensure that candidates and employers are appropriately matched and happy. From a personal perspective, I have never worked with such a helpful and supportive recruiter.

  • Alison took time to not only understand my situation, but to provide me with expert guidance based on her experience and knowledge of the legal profession and the local market. I cannot recommend Alison highly enough.

LEX Recruitment

LEX Recruitment was established in 2007 and is managed by a legally trained recruiter with over 20 years’ experience in getting people jobs. LEX Recruitment is able to provide discrete and customised job searches for professionals looking for a new job opportunity covering East Anglia to include Norfolk, Suffolk, Hertfordshire, Cambridge and Essex.

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