About Us

Shearn HR Legal provides to the private and public legal sector, an independent avenue to hire new staff and to locate employment for lawyers.

Shearn HR Legal is based in Perth, Western Australia, with operational ability throughout Australia and overseas.

Shearn HR Legal was initiated in February 1998 by Julianna Shearn, a well known Perth lawyer. Her credentials involve five years of work in the legal profession since 1989 and, in legal recruitment, since August 1994.

Shearn HR Legal has rapidly gained the reputation of being Perth’s first specialist legal placement agency and is now pre-eminent in the field.

Professional advice to candidates across the board about career development is available and advice as to resume writing, application letter writing, special criteria writing, interview procedures and practice and general career counselling is also available.


Shearn HR Legal provides on the job training and is very “hands on” in its approach to training its staff. It provides external training through industry training in recruitment workshops, seminars, discussions and sales seminars.

Shearn HR Legal has secured itself in the market to be the first point of call for firms, companies and candidates, for advice as to positions available, salaries, competition and developments in the local market and abroad.

Shearn HR Legal is a member of the Recruitment and Consulting Services Association, (“RCSA”).