Andrea Bricca is a Partner with our In-House Practice Group, based in Las Vegas and working in our Los Angeles office. She specializes in in-house placement, including general counsel, with an expertise in the Gaming and Hospitality industries. Her in-house placements have been with companies ranging from start-ups to the Fortune 100 across the country, with a strong focus on the Phoenix, Denver and Las Vegas areas. She also has a strong record of matching lawyers at all levels of experience and areas of expertise with top law firms as well as with smaller regional firms and boutiques. She has been recognized within Major, Lindsey & Africa for her skills and teamwork, earning the Mentoring Others Award in 2014. Andrea has been trained in the use of a number of work behavior assessments.
Andrea is an alumna of Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Las Vegas program and is active in the local volunteer community. She holds a black belt — not in a martial art — but in the Six Sigma Quality Improvement Standard, the methodology and standard many companies use to improve their business processes. Andrea enjoys collecting art and shoes, spending time with her dog and entertaining the many friends and family members who visit often in Vegas.
Prior to becoming a legal search consultant, Andrea spent 11 years with AlliedSignal Inc., where she developed legal and business expertise as manager of ethics and business conduct in the company's Los Angeles aerospace division and in congressional relations and marketing at AlliedSignal's government relations office in Washington, D.C. She also worked extensively with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Andrea frequently spoke on ethics in the workplace. During her time with AlliedSignal, she is also graduated from the AlliedSignal HR University and recognized with the AlliedSignal Premier Achievement Award for Excellence in Finance.
Since beginning her legal recruiting career in 1998, Andrea has successfully placed attorneys in law firms and corporations. Recent general counsel searches include:
Clear Channel Outdoor
International Game Technology (IGT)
University of Baltimore School of Law: J.D.
University of Maryland, College Park: B.S., Journalism
AlliedSignal Aerospace Six Sigma Academy: Certificate, Six Sigma Black Belt
Josephson Institute on Ethics: Certificate, Ethics in the Workplace
Ethics Officer Association & Center for Business Ethics, Bentley College: Certificate, Managing Ethics in Organizations an Executive Development Course
American Heart Association, Executive Committee Member—Go Red for Women Luncheon and Member of Circle of Red
Junior League of Las Vegas, Sustaining Member and former JLLV Board member