Margot Jackson-Bermudez is a Director in our In-House Counsel Recruiting, based out of our Los Angeles and Orange County offices. She specializes in placing attorneys at all levels within corporate legal departments nationwide, with a focus on diversity recruiting. When partnering with clients, Margot aims to identify opportunities where we can assist our clients in satisfying their business needs that exist within or beyond an organization's legal department.
Margot is a passionate advocate for increasing diversity within the legal profession. As such, she is a member of our In-House Diversity & Inclusion Committee, a group of talented recruiters dedicated to attracting, developing and retaining diverse talent for our clients and our own organization.
A native New Yorker, Margot relocated to Southern California 15 years ago. She loves to hike and to simply enjoy the Southern Californian climate. When she's not working, Margot spends her free time cooking and traveling. She lives in Orange County with her husband Robert and three large, rambunctious dogs.
Margot has extensive experience working as a search consultant for a national executive search firm, providing strategic counsel to associate-level candidates regarding career development and guiding them to achieve long-term career goals. She has worked with attorneys in a wide range of practice areas, from real estate, corporate and litigation to intellectual property law.
Prior to becoming a search consultant, Margot was a practicing attorney and financial analyst.
Columbia Law School: J.D.
Fordham University Graduate School of Business: M.B.A., Finance
Hofstra University: B.A., Political Science