June 10, 2016


8:00 am


5:00 pm


Mid-America Club
200 East Randolph Drive, 80th Floor
Aon Center
Chicago, IL 60601

Events 6

NALP 2016 Lateral Lawyer Recruiting Summit

Sponsored in part by Major, Lindsey & Africa

Friday, June 10, 2016

NALP's first ever Lateral Lawyer Recruiting Summit will be held on June 10, 2016, at the Mid-America Club in Chicago. This one-day conference will bring together law firm recruiters from around the country to learn more about the exploding lateral hiring market for both associates and partners. Topics will include working effectively with search firms, best practices in lateral hiring and integration, hiring diverse lateral candidates, and more.

The mission of the Summit is to help move your lateral hiring processes from good to great. Seasoned lateral recruiting professionals and industry experts will offer practical tips and information to take back to your firm to implement right away. This conference is one you cannot afford to miss!

Major, Lindsey & Africa's Merle Vaughn, Managing Director and Law Firm Diversity Practice Leader and Paul Williams, Chicago In-House Practice Group Partner will be members of the panel Attracting and Retaining Diverse Lateral Candidates, at 10:15 a.m. This session will explore the current and future expectations of Fortune 500 General Counsel regarding the critical importance of diversity on client legal teams.

This event is for NALP Members only. Space is limited, so register early! For more information, visit