MLA has an impeccable reputation with both clients and candidates, and I honestly wanted to be part of MLA’s continued success story. More specifically, I viewed this as an amazing opportunity to work with and learn from some of the best and brightest recruiters in the industry.
Without a doubt the best part of my job is having the ability to see the joy in a candidate’s face when they receive an offer they have been hoping for.
It’s hard to single out one engagement. However, I will say that I have thoroughly enjoyed working with several of our clients who are making an initial attempt to hire an in-house attorney. It has been an incredible learning experience to hear our clients described the impetus for these engagements and their thoughts on the impact a true general counsel can make on the development of their organizations.
I recently advised a junior Harvard-educated associate who always dreamed of being an entertainment transactions attorney. However, through no fault of her own, she found herself in her second year as a litigator. I helped her find her dream job by transitioning to a lauded entertainment transactions practice at an AmLaw firm.
Jump into it headfirst. This is an amazing career path that offers you an opportunity to make a massive impact on other’s lives every day.
Most likely, the starting center for the New York Knicks.
I would love to attend the Dakar Rally in the near future.