Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

Why Some Firms Have A Revolving Door of Associates

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Feb 27, 2014

In our work as legal recruiters, we talk to candidates every day about job opportunities and what they seek in a new position. Many times we actively solicit attorneys with niche practice areas for specific client needs and there are some firms we call first – because we know that job satisfaction at certain firms is low and highly qualified associates are eager for a new opportunity. But there are some firms where the job satisfaction is so high that associates rarely want to leave and won’t even consider a new opportunity, no matter how great it is.

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Topics: legal market news, law firms, associates

Legal Secretary Sought for Dallas Firm

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Feb 25, 2014

Legal secretary needed to support 3 busy litigators for mid-size firm in North Dallas/ Addison.  Please send resume to and reference job # 2829.

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Topics: dallas legal jobs

Paralegal Opportunities in Austin

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Feb 25, 2014

Paralegal with strong computer skills is needed for a temp to perm opportunity with small firm in South Austin.  Family law experience preferred.  $22-$25/ hour.  Job Code 2828.

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Topics: Paralegal, austin legal job, austin legal opening

In-House Opportunity, Houston

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Feb 13, 2014
Global energy company seeks 4-10 year attorney to handle international compliance, contracts (commercial, sales & marketing, technology), M&A,and litigation management.  This attorney has direct and regular interaction with the GC and business units.  Please contact Tori at 512-861-2905 or send resume to and reference position no. 2816.
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Topics: in-house counsel jobs, houston attorney opening, Jobs - Houston

Valuable Tips To Prepare for An HR Screening Interview

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Feb 11, 2014

http://What To Expect During An HR Interview? -- Five Questions You'll Be Asked During A Screening Interview via @forbes

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Topics: job interview tips, candidate interviews

Litigator With White-Collar Crime Experience Sought

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Wed, Feb 05, 2014

Exciting opportunity for trial attorney to handle white collar crime, civil fraud and government investigation matters with premier firm in Texas.  This collegial group of “best in their field" attorneys works on matters across the USA and actively tries interesting, complex cases. 

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Topics: law jobs, legal department hiring, law firms