Why Major, Lindsey & Africa

Unmatched in What We Do.

In 1982, the founders of what is today known as Major, Lindsey & Africa set out to create the world's pre-eminent legal search firm.

Guided by a goal of helping lawyers chart the most rewarding careers and providing law firms and corporations with access to the world’s top legal talent, they built a company dedicated to excellence and diversity in the legal profession.

World-Class Legal Recruiters

Our talented recruitment professionals distinguish us from every other search firm in the world.

Since many of our expert legal recruiters have legal training, they immediately grasp the nuances and needs of a client, and then flawlessly match them with the most qualified and appropriate legal talent. 

When you choose Major, Lindsey & Africa, you will discover our recruiters have outstanding market knowledge, access to world-class legal and compliance talent, evolved relationships with legal leaders and executives globally, and firsthand knowledge of how firms and legal departments operate.

Our People

Global Reach

With offices in more than 25 major markets across the United States, EMEA and Asia Pacific, we have a unique global footprint that gives us access to information that is not always publicly available. Our ability to leverage our extensive network and relationships allows us to deliver superior results for clients and candidates around the world. 


Partner for Life

We value long-term relationships and make every effort to get to know our clients and candidates on the deepest level. We strive to engage candidates at all stages of their careers and gain a 360-degree understanding of who they are and what they want, making it easier for us to make talent matches in the long run.

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