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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Thought Leadership

Asia Partner Moves October 2014
October 24, 2014   Recruiter Article

Asia Partner moves reported for October, 2014.

Asia Legal Market Summary - October 2014
October 24, 2014   Recruiter Article

October 2014 legal market updates from MLA's Asia offices.

Law Firm to In-House: Things to Consider before Climbing Mountains
October 23, 2014   Blog

Why law firm partners and associates considering a transition to in-house should research the differences in mindset before making the transition.

Why didn't I get a job interview? I’m the perfect fit…
October 07, 2014   Blog

MLA’s founding Partner, Bob Major, responds to a frequently asked question: Why didn't I get the job interview when I look like I'm a perfect fit?

Don’t Click Through Your Career
October 02, 2014   Blog

MLA's Michelle Fivel and Ru Bhatt explain why even in an age of new technology, choosing an experienced legal recruiter will not become obsolete.

How to Find the Right General Counsel Candidate for Your Executive Team, Part 2
October 02, 2014   Recruiter Article

It’s critical to think through what you "must" have vs. what you would "like" to have in a GC candidate.

Don’t Run Away From Your Job - Run TO Your Next Opportunity
September 29, 2014   Blog

In a culture focused on accomplishment and driven by ambition, how do you know when assessing a new career opportunity if it’s you or if it’s them?

Enlightened Leadership: Create Windows to Attract Top 'Talentsumers'
September 18, 2014   Blog

MLA's Barrett Avigdor and Andrea Bricca show how embracing the 'talentsumer' concept can invigorate your business with new talent and fresh ideas.

Changes Law Firm Partners Would Like to See in Their Compensation Systems
September 12, 2014   Recruiter Article

In connection with its 2014 Partner Compensation Survey, Major, Lindsey & Africa asked survey respondents about their compensation methods, and whether they would like to see any changes within their respective firms.

Show Me the Money
September 12, 2014   Recruiter Article

In a world of increasing competition, law firms have an opportunity to address inequity, while retaining and promoting a valuable population of firm partners.

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