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

Jeffrey Lowe, Global Law Firm Recruiters Washington D.C.

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

Firms May Think Twice Before Matching Milbank On Salaries June 6, 2018 Milbank Tweed Hadley McCloy LLPs announced on Mon... Read More
Firms Look Beyond Cash To Lure Associates In Salary Race June 4, 2018 Milbank Tweed Hadley McCloy LLP on Monday rolled ... Read More
Quinn Emanuel Tiff With Ex-Partners Raises Ethics Questions May 30, 2018 Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Sullivan LLP engaged in an... Read More
D.C.-Based Firms Find Fertile Ground in the Swamp May 29, 2018 The Washington, D.C., legal market capitalized on ... Read More
Hourly Rate Gap Widens as Top Billers Leave Others Behind May 21, 2018 It's easy to be impressed by individual partner ra... Read More
Under Market Pressures, Pa. Partners Play Musical Chairs May 11, 2018 Cozen O'Connor's Michael Heller said his firm avoi... Read More
Ryan Can Cash In with Law, Lobbying Firms After Leaving Congress May 7, 2018 Paul Ryan could pursue a lucrative career in the p... Read More
BigLaw Beware: Boutiques Are Coming For Your Clients May 3, 2018 MLA's Jeff Lowe discusses why lawyers are joining ... Read More
The Dawn of the Super Lawyer April 11, 2018 As top performers are offered pay equal to bankers... Read More
Major, Lindsey & Africa Launches Fifth Law Firm Partner Compensation Survey April 11, 2018 Major, Lindsey Africa announces the launch of our... 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. He was named to Lawdragon's "100 Leading Legal Consultants and Strategists" in 2016 and 2017.

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