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 is currently co-chairing the Gala Committee for the Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts for the second year in a row.


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.


Southwestern University School of Law: Juris Doctor

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


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

National Association of Women Lawyers, Member