Recent Activities


    




RECENT ACTIVITIES

Despite the recent downturn in Atlanta's legal market,WEST HIGHLAND PLACEMENT recruiters have continued to make placements and served as consultants to general counsel and in-house legal departments and law firms of all sizes.

We recently have been busy with many projects including the following:

  • Relocation of technology and telecom associate from D.C. to Atlanta boutique
  • Relocation of mid-level associate from D.C. to Atlanta at AmLaw 100 firm
  • Placement of benefits partner with portables at local Atlanta firm
  • Placement of former in-house benefits counsel as counsel at AmLaw 200 firm
  • Placement of Senior Litigation Counsel at Fortune 500 company
  • Placement of paralegal at pharmaceutical company
  • Placement of corporate partner with $1mil + in portables at AmLaw 200 firm
  • Placement of real estate leasing associate at major Atlanta-based firm
  • Paralegal placement - litigation group at AmLaw 200 firm
  • Relocation of business litigator with portable business from another state to small Atlanta firm;
  • Placement of business counsel at law department of international corporation;
  • Placement of junior real estate associate at AmLaw 100 law firm;
  • Placement of Corporate Partner with portables to lead local corporate group at regional firm;
  • Placement of litigation paralegal at Atlanta office of AmLaw 200 firm;
  • Contract for litigation counsel for fulltime, long-term partner-level project at AmLaw 200 firm
  • In-house paralegal, international corporation
  • Junior litigation associate placement at AmLaw 200 firm in Atlanta
  • Placement of litigation partner with portables at AmLaw 200 firm
  • Multiple offers for real estate, litigation and securities litigation attorneys at various Atlanta firms
  • Staffing of document review projects at AmLaw 100 Firm
  • Placement of securities staff attorney at Atlanta office of AmLaw 200 firm
  • Placement of partner at domestic relations boutique
  • Placement of creditors rights associate at multi-state real estate boutique
  • Placement of commercial litigation paralegal at AmLaw 200 firm
  • Hiring of bi-lingual paralegal/admin assistant for a perimeter litigation boutique
  • Placement of in-house patent attorney at international corporation
  • Provide consulting services regarding growth and marketing strategies for expanding Atlanta litigation and real estate firms
  • Placement of litigation partner with portable business at multi-state firm
  • Assistance with major recruiting project for NYC office of national firm
  • Placement of senior bankruptcy associate - Atlanta office of major regional firm
  • Placement of patent prosecution associate with background in EE - Atlanta-based international firm
  • Placement of Director of Professional Development and Attorney Recruiting at AmLaw 100 international Atlanta-based law firm
  • Image and business development for small firms throughout metro Atlanta including corporate, real estate, labor & employment and litigation-focused boutiques
  • In-house litigation paralegal with international company in the IT services sector
  • Junior business litigation associates for expanding Atlanta office of AmLaw 200 firm
  • Permanent placement (from full-time contract) - in-house real estate counsel with major financial institution
  • Exclusive search for/placement of general counsel for Atlanta-based not-for-profit company with international operations
  • Ongoing - Career counseling and business development advisory services throughout the U.S. to former assistant general counsel of several publicly-traded corporations, to multiple former AmLaw 100 and AmLaw 200 partners, to recently downsized associates and to recent law grads