Being seconded when working as a lawyer has given Guy an excellent appreciation of the
nature of in-house

Rob has over 10 year's experience of recruiting mid to senior level legal and compliance professionals.


BaronCrawford was founded by Rob Baron and Guy Crawford who have gained over 15 years' experience between them, specialising solely in in-house recruitment. 


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Guy Crawford - Director

Guy has substantial experience recruiting in-house lawyers, compliance and data privacy professionals in the UK and internationally in a variety of different sectors, including FMCG/retail, Telecoms, Media and Technology, Financial Services as well as Oil and Gas.

Prior to starting BaronCrawford, Guy was a Managing Consultant in the in-house team of a well respected specialist legal and compliance recruiter where he worked on a broad range of recruitment projects from General Counsel level positions to more junior roles. Before that, Guy trained and qualified at Simmons & Simmons, working in the commercial and TMT departments and undertaking three in-house secondments. This experience has proved invaluable, giving him an excellent appreciation of in-house work and a genuine understanding of his clients' needs. 



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Rob Baron - Director

Rob is a qualified lawyer with over 10 years of experience recruiting mid to senior level lawyers and compliance professionals (including General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officers and Chief European/International Privacy Officers) in-house both in the UK and internationally.

Prior to BaronCrawford, Rob worked with Guy as a Managing Consultant in the in-house team of a well respected legal and compliance recruiter and has worked across several industry sectors including Life Sciences, Manufacturing, IT and Outsourcing, FMCG, Financial Services and Oil and Gas. In addition, he is at the forefront of the recruitment of both compliance and data privacy professionals, regularly attending compliance and data privacy conferences and working groups.