Keith DiConsiglio is a Managing Director in Major, Lindsey & Africa's New York office. He brings to his candidates and clients over 9 years of legal recruiting experience. After graduating from Seton Hall University School of Law, Keith practiced as a commercial real estate attorney for five years. He began his legal recruiting career in 2001 with a large national legal recruitment firm and was recognized as the #1 recruiter nationally throughout 22 branch offices. In 2005, he co-founded and established Advocate Legal Search & Consulting, a legal recruitment and consulting firm specializing in the recruitment and placement of associates, partners and in-house counsel at law firms and corporate legal departments in New Jersey and New York City. In June 2010, Keith joined Major, Lindsey & Africa as a Managing Director.
Keith is recognized for his extensive knowledge of the legal market and his well-established relationships with partners, associates and recruiting coordinators. He works closely with his clients to establish hiring strategies, compensation structure and interpretation of market trends. Keith has successfully placed hundreds of attorneys in major New York, New Jersey, national, regional, and international law firms as well as corporations.
Keith routinely counsels the attorneys he works with in their career planning and believes strongly in maintaining personal relationships with his candidates. He is a strong advocate in assisting them to achieve their professional goals and is diligent about remaining in contact with the attorneys he places, as he is genuinely interested in the progress of their careers and their professional development.