Lawrence N. Mullman is a Partner and resident in the Major, Lindsey & Africa New York office. Larry has been in the legal recruiting business for over thirteen years following successful careers in law and banking. He joined Major, Lindsey & Africa in 2005 and held leadership positions since 2006. Most recently, he was the firm’s Global Leader of the Law Firm Practice and prior to serving in that role was the Global Leader of the Partner Practice Group.
Larry has done recruiting work throughout the world. He has placed numerous individual partners and practice groups in local, regional, national and international law firms throughout the U.S. He also has worked with international law firms in opening offices and implementing law firm mergers, including most recently, the opening of new offices in Hong Kong and Beijing for U.S.-based firms.
His clients include many of the most prominent law firms in the world, including Bingham McCutchen, Chadbourne, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Dechert, Debevoise & Plimpton, Kaye Scholer, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, Mayer Brown, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, Proskauer Rose, Sidley Austin, SNR Denton, Sullivan & Cromwell, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Winston & Strawn, as well as regional and local firms. Larry has been recognized by Lawdragon.com as one of the "100 Legal Consultants You Need to Know."
Before legal recruiting, Larry practiced law in Manhattan for more than 20 years and was a partner in several prominent law firms. He took a brief hiatus from the law in the mid-1980s to become a Managing Director at Drexel Burnham Lambert, Inc.