Jeffrey A. Lowe Global Practice Leader, Law Firm Practice; Managing Partner

Jeffrey Lowe, Law Firm Recruiting Practice Leader

Publications

BigLaw 2017: A Look Ahead February 7, 2017 Global Practice Leader and Washington, D.C., Manag... Read More
BigLaw 2017: A Look Ahead January 13, 2017 2017 brings a new year of possibilities for BigLaw... Read More
2016 Partner Compensation Survey October 13, 2016 Fielded in conjunction with ALM Legal Intelligence... Read More
BigLaw 2016: A Look Ahead January 13, 2016 Global Law Firm Practice Leader Jeffrey Lowe share... Read More
2014 Partner Compensation Survey September 10, 2014 The results of our 2014 Partner Compensation Surve... Read More
2014 Lateral Partner Satisfaction Survey March 31, 2014 This report documents the findings of a proprietar... Read More
BigLaw 2014: A Look Ahead January 2, 2014 Jeffrey Lowe authors his outlook for the global le... Read More
2012 Partner Compensation Survey November 12, 2013 The results of our 2012 Partner Compensation Surve... Read More
2010 Partner Compensation Survey January 11, 2011 The confidential survey was sent to more than 30,0... Read More

In the News

Who Wants to Hire a Former FBI Director? May 11, 2017 Its usually bad for your career when the boss send... Read More
Obama Lawyers Join Big Law Firms February 7, 2017 Lawyers from the Obama administration are finding ... Read More
America’s Top Prosecutor Defied Trump and Got Fired. Now She Gets Paid February 2, 2017 Sally Yates will command big money in the private ... Read More
No Book of Business? No Problem! February 1, 2017 In today's overheated lateral market, star power c... Read More
Crystal Ball Department: Law Firms Line Up to Offer 2017 Litigation Predictions January 18, 2017 Its January. That means its time for the first rou... Read More
Hogan Lovells' Gorrell to Finally Ride Into the Sunset December 14, 2016 J. Warren Gorrell Jr., a longtime leader at Hogan ... Read More
Can Litigation Finance Help the Gender Pay Gap? November 16, 2016 It's tempting to respond with dismay to Major, Lin... Read More
Trump election could boost some legal practice areas November 11, 2016 Donald Trumps upset victory in the presidential el... Read More
Arnold & Porter Set To Merge With Kaye Scholer November 10, 2016 Beltway firm Arnold Porter LLP and New York's Kay... Read More
How a Trump administration could mean an economic boom for Greater Washington November 9, 2016 At least one multibillion-dollar industry will ben... Read More

Jeffrey A. Lowe is the Global Practice Leader of our Law Firm Practice Group, the Managing Partner of our Washington, D.C., office and the leader of the Washington, D.C., Partner Practice Group. He regularly handles the most significant placements in Washington, D.C., and is widely regarded as one of the leading partner recruiters and advisors in the United States. In 2016, he was named to LawDragon's "100 Leading Legal Consultants and Strategists".

Jeffrey is also the creator and author of the Major, Lindsey & Africa Partner Compensation Surveys, the most comprehensive efforts ever undertaken to identify ranges of partner compensation and the criteria law firms use in determining partner compensation, and the co-author of the 2014 Major, Lindsey & Africa Lateral Partner Satisfaction Survey. He is regularly quoted by leading legal publications and periodicals, such as The American Lawyer, The Wall Street Journal and Law 360, and his articles have been published in the D.C. Legal Times, The New York Law Journal, The National Law Journal, the Law Firm Partnership & Benefits Report and the Texas Lawyer.

Experience

Prior to opening the Washington, D.C. office of Major, Lindsey & Africa in 2003, Jeffrey was a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Hogan Lovells L.L.P. Jeffrey began his legal career in 1989 as a corporate and finance associate with Kaye Scholer in New York. He joined Hogan Lovells L.L.P. in 1991 and was elected to the partnership in 1998. In 1994–1995, Jeffrey worked in Tokyo, Japan, with Mori Sogo Law Offices (now Mori Hamada & Matsumoto), one of Japan's leading international and domestic law firms.

As a member of Hogan Lovells Business and Finance Group, Jeffrey counseled many Fortune 100 and privately held companies, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance matters. He also played a leading role in the firm's recruitment and professional development programs, including serving as chairman of the firm's nationwide Summer Associate programs.

Education

College of William & Mary Law School: J.D.

Board of Editors, William & Mary Law Review

Order of the Coif

 Cornell University: B.S., industrial and labor relations

Associations

William & Mary Law School Foundation, Board of Trustees