Barbara Kott is Managing Partner of our Palo Alto office, where she specializes in law firm and in-house placements. She has successfully placed partners in both large and small law firms as well as corporations. She enjoys working with attorneys and helping to best position them for long-term success.
Barbara lives in Burlingame with her husband, three young children and golden retriever. A lover of sports, Barbara can be found golfing in the summer and skiing in the winter, while spring and fall are reserved for college basketball and football.
Barbara worked at WSGR as a corporate associate for five years before moving into recruiting. Barbara's practice focused on a broad range of corporate transactions, including public offerings, venture capital transactions and mergers and acquisitions. Her legal experience has provided her with strong relationships throughout the Bay Area's legal community, which she brings to her recruiting practice.
Loyola Law School: J.D.
Chief Note & Comment Editor of the Loyola Law Review
University of California at Los Angeles: B.A., Psychology
Stanford Law School, Law Student Consultant
Harvard Law School, Law Student Consultant