Benji Philips Director

Benji Philips

Benji Philips is a Director with our Solutions Practice Group, which identifies temporary and project-based legal professionals to assist top-tier law firms and in-house legal departments with their needs. She works closely with her candidates and clients to create successful placement scenarios.

Benji's previous experience, both as a practicing attorney and a legal recruiter, provides her with an in-depth understanding of both law firms' and corporations' recruiting needs and candidates' aspirations. Her clients receive highly qualified legal professionals that meet their specific needs and her candidates enjoy satisfying work that fits their skill set and interests.

Experience

Benji started her career as a staff attorney with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services (CVLS), where she primarily practiced in probate and chancery court. She also worked closely with law firms and attorneys to train and manage pro bono cases accepted through CVLS.

Immediately prior to joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, Benji was the director of recruiting with Hudson Legal in Washington, D.C. There, she placed attorneys on an interim basis with Fortune 1000 companies and AmLaw 200 law firms.

Education

DePaul University College of Law: J.D.

University of Texas at Arlington: B.S.