Sarah Van Steenburg Managing Director

Sarah Van Steenburg

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I work with candidates holistically, learning their dreams and aspirations so that I am able to provide the most effective career advice and guidance.

Sarah Van Steenburg is a Managing Director in the Associate Practice Group of the Washington, D.C., office. She works with experienced attorneys at all levels of their career. Sarah employs her deep market experience and knowledge on behalf of her clients and candidates and works hard to forge relationships that benefit both sides of the hiring equation. She is frequently invited to speak before law schools, as well as local and national organizations. She was a founding member of our Diversity Council.

Sarah has a passion for yoga, being outside and anything creative. She writes creatively, paints and, along with her two rescue pups, fosters dogs in her spare time.


Sarah has advised, coached, recruited and placed top talent within the legal sector for almost 15 years. Her clients are primarily the AmLaw 200 and high-end legal boutiques. She has worked in all facets of the recruiting business from staffing to permanent search and has been both a client and a vendor in the hiring process. She has worked with and placed attorneys at all levels within law firms and in-house.


University of Virginia School of Law: J.D.

Georgetown University: B.S.F.S.