Meet the Team
Assal graduated from City University in 2005 with an LLB Honours in Law. She is a qualified lawyer, with a previous career in private practice focused on white collar crime and financial services regulatory disputes.
In 2013, Assal made the transition into legal recruitment and began her career at Hydrogen Group. She played a key role within the private practice team, and her successful track record led to promotion to Principal Consultant within 3 years.
Assal joined Deacon Associates in January 2017, and has extensive experience in placing lawyers from newly qualified to senior levels across a variety of practice areas, for UK, US and boutique law firms in London.
Interests: Assal enjoys visiting art galleries, watching independent films and travelling when she can.
Surprising fact about Assal: Assal lived in Madrid perfecting her Spanish and teaching English before moving to London to enter the glamorous world of legal recruitment.