Glenn Tannous graduated from Copenhagen University in 1994 with his JD and spent his legal career in Copenhagen, Denmark, with Anton Hjuler LLP, one of the city’s top transactional boutiques. In 2011, Glenn joined the Partner Practice Group at Major, Lindsey & Africa in Los Angeles, where he teamed up with colleague Peter Ocko.
In 1996, he came to Los Angeles as VP of Business and Marketing for an Internet startup and began his recruiting career in 2001 launching the legal division for a national recruiting company. For the next 10 years, Glenn built and grew top in-house legal teams for some of the most respected Technology, Medical Device and Life Science companies in the US, placing General Counsels, Chief Legal Counsel, Chief Compliance Officers, Chief IP Counsel as well as all other lower-level legal positions, including legal support personnel.
The Ocko/Tannous Advantage
A high-performance team that delivers value
Glenn Tannous and Peter Ocko offer an unrivaled one-two punch, combining three decades of experience as practicing lawyers and search consultants. Levering backgrounds -- including business, law and psychology -- Peter and Glenn’s team bring value to partners and management in every practice, with knowledge across industry segments and practice areas from leveraged finance to employment, patent litigation, and M&A. If you don’t know who’s doing it better and why, you are either losing revenue or losing clients.
Build a relationship with us: Guidance and results in a competitive world
Partners and law firm clients turn to Peter and Glenn for special opportunities, superior market analysis and ongoing expertise. Doing “fine” is not a viable option and, as a result, Peter and Glenn are consistently at the forefront of growth in Southern California.
In the last two years alone, we have advised on transactions including:
- New offices - One of Los Angeles’ most prominent top AmLaw office opens and another significant AmLaw 100’s arrival to L.A.;
- Group transitions - Throughout Southern California in areas such as finance, patent litigation, soft IP litigation, IP/patent strategies, real estate/land use and commercial litigation;
- Individual placements - In areas such as white collar. employment, securities litigation, corporate, health care, banking and commercial litigation.
Even if you or your firm is not “in the market,” it is the perfect time to begin an advisory dialogue. We look forward to learning more and sharing our approach.
In addition to his partner and law firm practice, Glenn continues to be a trusted advisor to C-Level management, human resource professionals as well as in-house staffing professionals in connection with their legal department needs.
In his spare time, Glenn enjoys hiking all over the Southland with his three dogs. He enjoys the outdoors, gardening, cooking, picking the right bottle of wine, reading, theater, movies, music and friends.