Maria Cifuentes


Maria is a Legal Support Recruitment Specialist with more than 28 years experience combined in both the legal and recruitment sectors.  With a genuine passion for people, Maria founded Boutique Legal Recruitment as a unique agency that is solely dedicated to providing the highest quality, professional and personal end to end recruitment experience for clients and candidates alike. 


Maria takes the time to establish a rapport with every candidate, she is genuinely interested in getting to know them and learning about their career journey thus far. Maria considers it a privilege to assist candidates find that elusive dream role.  She can easily relate to candidates seeking a career change for a myriad of reasons, after-all, every story is special and every candidate unique. 


Maria’s outstanding reputation for building strong and enduring client relationships is well placed.  Her ethics, integrity and professionalism are at the very core of her character and are demonstrated in all that she does.  These qualities are truly what sets BLR apart as a first class recruitment agency, and quite simply are the very essence of what Maria Cifuentes is most proud of.


07 3210 1446 or 0431 644 446

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Ashleigh  Agosta

Senior Consultant

Ashleigh joined Boutique Legal Recruitment in 2012 as an Executive Assistant.  Due to her innate ability to understand candidates and clients’ requirements and her passion for helping others achieve their dreams she was able to quickly transition into the capacity Para-Consultant and then Consultant role.


During her time here, Ashleigh has cemented strong relationships and has developed an in depth understanding of the needs of our clients and candidates, ensuring that she is able to partner with them to make their life easier.


Ashleigh prides herself on getting it right and is passionate about helping people.  She has a warm, caring, personable and professional approach and breathes integrity in all that she does.


With Ashleigh being a former Legal Secretary and Personal Assistant in the legal industry, she really does understand the dynamics and potential intricacies involved with working ‘on the tools’ in both top tier law firms and smaller boutique environments which has helped her succeed as a Consultant.

07 3210 1446 or 0433 482 967

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Alice Darwin

Recruitment Administrator

Alice has joined our team as a Recruitment Administrator, and we are very excited to welcome her to BLR.   She is currently studying a Bachelor of Business Management majoring in Human Resources and is in her final year.

Alice brings with her excellent HR knowledge, some experience working with a national organisation and solid administration experience. She is incredibly switched on, self-motivated, professional, personable and has a calm and friendly demeanour. 


Alice will be looking after all things administration and social media and will learning the ins and out of recruitment along the way.  She is a fast learner, is tech savvy and has a can-do and proactive attitude.


Alice will be the friendly person you hear at the end of the phone and we are excited about the value she will add to our dynamic and close-knit team.

07 3210 1446

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