Attorney Placement Services Since 1986
Talent Acquisition Specialist
In-House Counsel - Partners - Associates
Direct-Hire & Contract/Temporary Placement Service
As a law firm, or in-house counsel, you're doing more than just hiring an attorney. You're investing in the future of your organization.
As an attorney, you want a career that is both challenging and rewarding. One that gives you the respect you deserve, and allows you to contribute your skills and experience to the success of an organization. One that values you as an important member, and pushes you forward in your growth as a professional.
Lee West & Associates, established in 1986, has the experience you need to attract and retain top talent. Likewise, we have decades of experience in assisting lawyers land their dream jobs! At Lee West, we continually cultivate our networks. Recruiting isn't a single event, but a process that never stops. We have developed relationships with top-tier law firms and attorneys - for decades. We have grown our candidate and client base exponentially by cultivating our network of professionals. We follow associates throughout their careers and track their evolving experience levels, skills, and professional goals. At the same time, we collaborate with law firms to refine their search criteria and provide ongoing consultation to help build and diversify their teams. In addition, we assist our clients (both attorney and law firm) with post-hire integration, a key factor in long-term retention and career satisfaction.
Lateral hiring is the number one strategy used by the majority of law firms to increase revenues. At Lee West & Associates, we understand the critical needs required for long-term satisfaction for both the attorneys and the law firms we represent. Our Partner placement services take great care to not only firm the firm the right "book" of business, but also work very closely with the partners we represent to ensure long-term career satisfaction.
LATERAL Placement: We specialize in recruiting top talented legal professionals with stellar academics as Associates, Partners, and In-House Counsel.
Confidential LATERAL PARTNERSHIP services: We're not new to partner lateral recruiting. In fact, we placed our first partner in 1989. Furthermore, we are very proud to say he's still practicing with the firm. We offer a full menu of integration services/options that help attract laterals to the firm, improve lateral satisfaction rates, and help the lateral embrace firm culture.
CONTRACT Services: Contract attorneys are now a mainstream resource strategically and commonly utilized by the most successful law firms and corporate legal departments today. Whether you are seeking a talented team of experienced litigation attorneys for a particular case, or a knowledgeable attorney with expertise in transactional law, our account executives are here to help you successfully fill your position with a large pool of talent to choose from.