The A to Z of Hiring Your First Developer | SR2 | Stephenson Law

17 November 2020 

As part of the Bristol Tech Festival, Stephenson Law partnered with the award winning recruitment agency, SR2, to tackle an important topic, ‘The A to Z of Hiring Your First Developer’.

Running a start-up is a complex mission, made all the more complicated when your team starts to grow. You’ve got the industry-breaking idea, trademarked the name, and embarked on your start-up journey – but now what?

Hosted by “Best New Recruitment Agency” winner SR2, and jargon-free law firm, Stephenson Law: this event provided a considered approach to hiring, and paid close attention to the legal frameworks needed to build a team that lasts.

In addition to industry leading advice, this event included virtual activities, including focused group sessions – designed to lighten the load in growing your world class team! In this event, the SR2 and Stephenson Law hosts covered:

– Advertising. What to do… and what not to do! 5:05

– What does a bad advert look like? 16:40

– What does a good advert look like? 20:36

– Choosing a candidate: What should you look for? 24:30

– Interviewing. How should it be done? 35:55

– The exciting part: Making an offer! 43:15

– The nitty gritty: The employment contract. 50:05

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The above event took place on Thursday 12 November at 17:30pm GMT as part of the Bristol Technology Festival. If you have any questions please contact

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