Laurie Caplane Senior Executive Director & Managing Partner, Law Firm Partner Search

Laurie Caplane

Laurie Caplane is Senior Executive Director and Managing Partner of Law Firm Partner Search. In this role, Laurie leads our Partner Practice Group providing direct oversight and guidance to our law firm partner recruiters.

Laurie is a passionate and dedicated sports fan and for five years served as a registered umpire for several high school and college baseball and softball leagues. She is married and has one son.


Laurie has more than 25 years of experience building, directing and consulting with leading organizations in a variety of settings ranging from 50-person private firms to Fortune 20 corporations. Prior to joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, she spent several years in professional services firms in the consulting, accounting and legal arena, serving as a managing director or the chief business development & marketing officer. She worked at top organizations such as Citicorp and Xerox in senior management roles.


University of Michigan: B.A., Psychology


Laurie has served on several not-for-profit boards including the Board of Trustees for the United Nations International School, where she was the co-chair of the Strategic Planning Committee. She has also served on the boards of Women in the Law Empowerment Forum, the American Film & Video Association and The Theater of the Open Eye.