Legal Recruiting Resources and Thought Leadership

After 30 years in legal recruiting, MLA has brought together a team of recruiters from the upper echelon of both law and industry. This gathering of collective experience and expertise provides a wealth of knowledge that is unmatched among our competitors, and it can all be accessed via the list of legal recruiting resources below – your portal to an ever-growing collection of legal recruiting articles, white papers, tools and case studies that are all offered here as resources to lawyers, in-house counsel, HR and recruiting professionals.

Do you have ideas for legal recruiting resources, tools, articles or case studies that would help you in your legal career or in your company or law firm’s legal recruitment efforts? Contact us – we would love to hear them.

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  • Associate
  • Diversity
  • In-House Counsel/General Counsel
  • Law Firm Management
  • Partner
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  • Asia Pacific
  • EMEA
  • North America
  • USA

Thought Leadership

The Profiles of Interviews Gone Wrong
February 10, 2016   Blog

Deb Ben-Canaan, partner in our D.C. office, details 8 classic profiles of interviewers who almost got the job—but then didn't.

Looking Beyond the Resume: How to Assess Intangible Skills When Evaluating Candidates
February 03, 2016   Blog

When you’re hiring, you should be looking at the skills that go beyond the resume.

Asia Pacific Legal Market Summary and Partner Moves - January 2016
January 29, 2016   Recruiter Article

Current legal market news, trends, partner moves, and active opportunities in the Asia and Australian legal markets for January 2016 from our Asia Pacific offices.

The Candidate Experience is Everything (When Hiring Top Talent)
January 26, 2016   Blog

Do you know how candidates perceive your organization or firm? Discover how building your "candidate brand" can paint a positive picture from the beginning.

Think Like Your Client – Succession Planning for the In-House Team
January 20, 2016   Blog

Succession planning is often an afterthought in companies, but it shouldn’t be.

BigLaw 2016: A Look Ahead
January 13, 2016   Recruiter Article

Global Law Firm Practice Leader Jeffrey Lowe shares his outlook for the global legal landscape in the coming year.

How to Hire Great People
January 12, 2016   Blog

Barrett Avidgor and Joanna Herman share their top 5 reasons for using a recruiter to find your next new hire.

Law Firm Marketing and Business Development - From Conception to (Current) Reality
January 11, 2016   Recruiter Article

Change is constant and hard — and usually lumpy. This is especially true when it reaches the core of how an organization operates and goes to market.

Read the reality of business development as an in-house counsel as explained by MLA's Ryan Whitacre.

Managing the Unprofitable Partner & Dwindling Client Practice
December 21, 2015   Blog

Do you have an unprofitable partner in your midst? How do you handle this uncomfortable situation to manage the best results?

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