As a Managing Director – Client Development with Interim Legal Talent, Michael S. Lyons focuses on partnering experienced attorneys and paraprofessionals with Fortune 500 corporations and AmLaw 200 firms who need legal talent for short-term and project-based legal assignments.
As a native Washingtonian, Michael is an avid Washington Nationals, Capitals and VCU basketball fan. When not at work, Michael enjoys golfing, fishing, volunteering and traveling to any spot that is oceanfront.
Michael is an experienced business development leader. Most recently, he served as director of sales and operations for Kelly Legal Resources, identifying, securing and developing new legal solutions across all product lines which included temporary, temp to hire, direct hire and document review services for law firms, corporations and government entities. Over the course of his 10 years at Kelly, Michael developed a deep understanding of the legal market and the interim needs that truly help law firms and in-house legal departments succeed.
Before that, Michael was vice president, business development for The Continuum Group, where he assisted in the development of recruitment strategies and screening process for employees and established priorities for staff recruiters. He also held roles at NRI Staffing Resources, Contemporary Healthcare Solutions and AT&T.