Ann-Margaret H. Dudley Director

Ann-Margaret Dudley - Law Firm Recruiter Houston

My professional goal is to be a trusted, transformative consultant and hear the words "you've changed my life with this move." I strive to uncover what the best fit is for the company and individual, analyzing what drives people.

Ann-Margaret H. Dudley is a Director in our Houston office, where she is a member of the In-House Practice Group. Her practice focuses on recruitment of general counsel, chief compliance officers and other senior attorneys for corporate clients. Further, she specializes in consulting with client corporations to build, grow and restructure legal departments through the acquisition of top legal talent and the implementation of strategic initiatives designed to increase efficiency and reduce overall legal spending. She works with clients throughout the Texas region and across the country.

Ann-Margaret and her husband, James, reside in West Houston with their two boys, Henry and Will. When not working, you can usually find Ann-Margaret at the baseball fields cheering her boys on, volunteering at MD Anderson or running.


Prior to joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, Ann-Margaret was a commercial litigation attorney with a practice focused on construction and employment litigation as well as criminal regulatory defense. Most recently, she served as the assistant director of career development for the University of Houston Law Center. She is a member in good standing for both the New York and Texas bars.

Prior to and during law school, Ann-Margaret worked as a paralegal with the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Asset Forfeiture and Drug Task Force Units.


Director of Quality Assurance, LitCap LLC

Senior Counsel, Asset Risk Management

Assistant General Counsel, Progressive Waste


Brooklyn Law School: J.D., cum laude

Northeastern University: Paralegal Certificate

Keene State College: B.S., Business Administration


Advance Team Member, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF), Co-Chair for the Southwest region

Stock Grill Challenge Organization, Founding Member

Texas State Bar

New York State Bar