Kimberly Donlon Director

Kimberly Donlon, Legal Law Firm Recruiter

I firmly believe that you have to like what you do and where you do it to be a success. As a legal recruiter, I have found a job that fits those requirements, and in my role, I help attorneys get to that place in their careers.

Kimberly Donlon is a Director in the Partner Practice Group. She focuses on placing partners and groups with global, national, regional and local law firms throughout New England.

A native Californian, Kimberly lives in Beverly, Massachusetts, with her rescue Golden Retriever named Maggie. She is active in professional and community organizations and currently serves on the board of the Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts. She is co-chairing the WBA gala committee for the third year in 2018, which marks the WBA’s 40th anniversary.

Experience

Prior to joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, Kimberly spent 15 years defending clients in actions arising from aviation incidents around the world, ranging from the TAM Flight 3054 air disaster in Sao Paulo to the 9/11 Litigation in New York. She has extensive experience with focus group research to refine trial themes and presentations. She also served as a consultant to a large aviation insurer, where she was responsible for managing the eDiscovery component in several high-profile cases.

Before becoming a lawyer, Kimberly enjoyed as successful career as an entertainment publicist at NBC and at the global marketing firm Rogers & Cowan.

Education

Southwestern University School of Law: Juris Doctor

University of Southern California: B.A., Journalism and Political Science

Associations

Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts, Board Member, and Co-Chair of the WBA Annual Gala fundraiser

National Association of Women Lawyers, Member