Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

Texas ranks No. 1 in Population Increase

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Dec 31, 2013

The population of Texas grew more than any other state in 2013, the Census Bureau reported Monday.

From July 1, 2012, to July 1, 2013, Texas saw a population increase of almost 400,000. California followed, with a jump of roughly 330,000. Florida was No. 3 with a boost of about 230,000.!

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In-House position, Transactional, Denver

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Sat, Dec 21, 2013
5-10 year transactional attorney with large law firm experience sought for in-house legal department.  This attorney will handle a variety of large scale commercial transactions and corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, finance and project development.  All submissions will be held in strict confidence.  Refer to position no. 2774
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Holiday Tipping Guide, from Emily Post

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Fri, Dec 20, 2013

This article is an excellent guide to proper holiday tipping for all those people who make our lives easier.  Our team of Texas legal reruiters couldn't get by without help with childcare, housekeeping, dog walking and many other professional services.   We take pride in southern hospitality, good manners and grace and the holidays are a perfect time to say thank you! 

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A Niche Law Practice Should Be Your New Year’s Resolution!

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Wed, Dec 18, 2013

To succeed in this new world, you have to sell yourself. You go to a brand-name college, not to imbibe the wisdom of its professors, but to make impressions and connections. You pick a niche that can bring attention to yourself and then develop your personal public relations efforts to let the world know who you are.

-Alan Wolfe, New York Times Book Review, 7 Jan. 2001

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Recommended blog on in-house counsel

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Dec 17, 2013

Our friend Tanya Avila, General Counsel at SecureNet LLC, has a great blog on "the practical side of being in house and dealing with business people."  Check it out here:

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MSP Sponsors MAMAs Annual Holiday Party!

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Dec 16, 2013

Momentum Search Partners was delighted to sponsor the MAMAs (Mother Attorney Mentoring Association)  annual holiday party!  Mom Attorneys, Dads and kids decorated gingerbread houses at The Thinkery, the new Austin Childrens Museum.  We had a blast! 

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Topics: Austin events

Compliance Manager in Investment Industry needed in Austin

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Dec 16, 2013
Do you have experience handling front-end compliance in the investment management industry?  If so, we have a great opportunity for you!  Our client in Austin, Texas is seeking a Compliance Manager with at least six years of experience with an Order Management System.  Prior experience in the financial services industry, a solid academic record, and experience managing a team is required.  This is a financially sound company with a great track record and a bright future.  Email for more information, and reference position #2773.     We will respond quickly!
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Six steps to a better job interview

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Wed, Dec 11, 2013

We recommend these excellent interview tips!

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2013 What’s Hot and What’s Not in the Legal Profession

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Dec 09, 2013

Not surprising that Energy, Regulatory, Health Care and Houston are red hot!

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Topics: legal market news