Jay Mehr Director

Jay Mehr

I am dedicated to building strong and lasting relationships with my candidates and take tremendous pride in helping them achieve their personal and long-term career goals. I take a genuine interest in helping attorneys find an environment that allows them to maximize their strengths.

Jay Mehr is a recruiter in the Partner Practice Group, based in our New York office. Over the last 15 years, Jay has successfully placed hundreds of partners, counsel and associates in top-tier law firms, as well as prominent corporations, banks and funds. The main focus of Jay's current practice is assisting partners in identifying opportunities that will better meet their needs and the needs of their clients throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Jay's mantra is to always be honest, act with integrity and loyalty, and focus on what is right for the candidate.

Outside the office, Jay is an avid music fan and enjoys attending live music and playing guitar, mandolin and ukulele.

Experience

Prior to entering the field of legal search, Jay spent five years practicing as a litigator in a top 10 New Jersey firm as well as a smaller litigation boutique. Jay's practice focused on complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on employment law, commercial disputes, and environmental matters.

Education

Hofstra University School of Law: J.D.

Lafayette College: B.A., English