Legal Search Firms

Modern tools to help you build and work your network

Today’s legal talent market is very competitive with busy law firms & corporations needing talented lawyers. Professional and specialized recruiters are the key to the finding the right talent, be it for a Partner, Associate level or In-House Counsel position. Crelate was built for professional recruiters and is focused on providing the tools necessary to build relationships, align candidates with opportunities and help you build your legal search business.

Most Placeable Candidate (MPC) Workflows

Market your most value candidates and create specific workflows that are candidate-centric in nature. Crelate offers the flexibility of multiple workflows, while keeping it all extremely easy to use. Candidate-centric workflows allow you to define a unique workflow that is centered around that great Partner, Associate or In-house counsel candidate you are trying place or want to use to help generate more business.

Start by entering key candidate details, importing a resume or capturing a profile with our Chrome Add-in, just like any contact in Crelate then start a workflow just for them. The new candidate-centric workflow will show up on your homepage dashboard, along with your your job search workflows – everything is one place. Use the candidate-centric process to target companies and key hiring managers at companies with the potential to hire.

Search and cull your database, quickly and easily

Crelate makes it easy to narrow down your search to just the right people. Search all notes, activities, documents and resumes in less than a second.
Construct, save and reuse advanced queries with full boolean search abilities. Get your results in record time (we measure our search performance in thousandths of a second).


Full Text Search

  • Instantly search documents, notes, and resumes
  • Filter your results by tags and geography
  • Build boolean queries
  • Take immediate action on results

Relational Search

  • Easily build simple and complex queries
  • Find records by properties on related records
  • Find based on activity you have done
  • Find based on employer, school, graduation year and more
Advanced search capabilities

Crelate was built for networkers

Professional recruiters are constantly building a network of deep relationships. The best placements come from recommendations and referrals from your network. Crelate Talent is designed from the ground up to make managing your network fast and easy.

Activity Tracking

Talent Relationship Management

Crelate makes it simple to track all your interactions with contacts. It takes only a few clicks to track a conversation you had with someone. Quickly enter just the information you need, so you can get back to building relationships.

Customizable activity types let you track what’s important for your business

Keep in contact. Schedule future activities and follow-up reminders.

Pin important notes to the top of the contact, so everyone on your team can see what’s important.

Mention another record in your notes and the two are automatically linked.

Work how and where you want

We are built for the cloud from day one and believe it is our job when, where and how you do. Getting data in and out of Crelate is easy and available from anywhere at anytime. Access candidate info on the road from your Apple iPad or iPhone, instantly view candidate information from Microsoft Outlook or access Crelate anywhere from your Chrome, FireFox, Internet Explorer or Safari web browser!

iPhone / iPad Clients

iPhone and iPad clients

Outlook & Email

Crelate for Outlook

Web browsers

Any modern browsers

Keep Your Clients Informed

Professional search firms often need to submit candidates for review and report on search progress to their customers. Crelate makes this simple with client Submittal templates that can optionally merge resumes, cover letters and more into a single PDF for review. We also have advanced analytics and can even help you build out custom reports in Microsoft Word that can look and say exactly what you need them to for your customers.

Detailed Candidate Submittals

Candidate submittals

Custom Search Progress Reports

Custom Microsoft Word reports

Plus all the features professional legal search and staffing agencies need.


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