Alex Russell is an experienced Managing Consultant. He is regularly instructed on specific live roles on a retained and/or exclusive basis but, having established relationships with key decision makers in a variety of leading firms, he is able to speak to such contacts on an initial "no name" basis if a candidate has a sector specific background and/or client following. Alex is always keen to talk to exceptional lawyers whether you are looking for a new role or simply want to keep in touch about the legal industry.
Alex joined Major, Lindsey & Africa in June 2016 having spent more than five years at a market leading legal recruitment consultancy in the City. He has achieved preferred supplier status with a number of UK and US law firms and has a wealth of experience advising lawyers from junior to senior associate level across a range of private practice areas in London, Europe and the Middle East.
After graduating from law school, Alex trained at a boutique law firm in the City before moving to one of the largest law firms in Essex as a commercial litigator. He started his career in legal recruitment in 2011.
Nottingham Law School: LPC
Birmingham University: GDL
University of Warwick: BSc, Psychology