MLA is the best legal recruiter by any metric. As someone just starting their legal recruiting career, I knew MLA offered the best training, experience and mentors.
Helping associates and other attorneys make meaningful changes in their careers and lives. I’ve helped attorneys immigrate to the U.S., relocate across the country and find opportunities they didn’t know were possible. It doesn’t get better than that.
How fun it is to have conversations daily with some of the brightest and most verbal people, including my colleagues, candidates, clients and industry leaders.
Career counselor for top associates.
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.
To have longevity in this industry, you must be ethical, candid, communicative and responsive. However, nothing is more important than your ability to listen.
I studied acting in college and thought I would spend my life as a stage actor and comedian. While theater and comedy are no longer my career focus, they remain important.