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MOMENTUM LEGAL RECRUITERS SEEKING LITIGATION ATTORNEYS FOR TEXAS!

Posted by Momentum Legal on Mon, May 23, 2016

The tide has turned and, after several years of strong demand for corporate and other transactional lawyers, the demand in law firms now is for litigation associates.

We are seeing this across the board, in all of our legal placement markets, and for staffing as well as attorney positions.

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Litigation Associate Sought for Austin Law Firm

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Jun 30, 2014

An Austin boutique firm is seeking a litigation associate with 2-10 years of experience.  Top academics and large law firm experience is required; court room experience is preferred.  Sophisticated and challenging litigation work with flexible and reasonable hours, plus competitive compensation.  It doesn’t get any better than this with a law firm in Austin!  Please reply to info@momentumlegal.com and refer to job code 2929.

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Investment Company seeks experienced Attorney in Austin

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Sat, Mar 08, 2014

An investment Company in Austin seeks an attorney to support one of its major divisions.  Excellent academics and prior experience in the investment management or transactional group of a large law is required, and prior in-house experience in the financial services industry is preferred.    This is an excellent company with steady growth, a great reputation, predictable hours, and competitive compensation.   Please send inquiries to info@momentumlegal.com and reference
position #2823.

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Momentum gains two more experienced Legal Recruiters

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Sat, Mar 08, 2014
Momentum Search Partners is pleased to announce the addition of two experienced legal staffing recruiters.
Allison McCowan and Mary Alice Naiser are teaming up with Momentum to continue to provide the excellent service their clients have come to expect.
ALLISON McCOWAN vCard
SEARCH DIRECTOR
c. 512.773.6764
o. 704.512.0010
allison@momentumlegal.com 
Allison comes to Momentum with fifteen years of legal recruiting experience in Austin. Allison is passionate about her work and prides herself on offering timely and exceptional service to clients and candidates alike. She places Attorneys, Paralegals, and Administrative Staff in both Austin law firms and in corporate legal departments on a temporary, temp to perm, and direct hire basis. In addition, Allison has extensive experience staffing document reviews on both a national and local level and with both English speakers and those fluent in foreign languages.
Allison and her family recently relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina due to her husband’s career, so she will be leading Momentum’s effort to expand into the Charlotte market. However, Allison will also continue her placement work in Austin and travel to Austin on a regular basis. She will also remain active in all of the Austin legal networking and professional groups she has always enjoyed, such as Women of Wind Energy, Capital Area Paralegals Association, the Austin Legal Professionals Association, and Women in eDiscovery. 
MARY ALICE NAISER vCard
SEARCH DIRECTOR
c. 512.565.9962
o. 512.270.4739
maryalice@momentumlegal.com 
A native Austinite, Mary Alice has eighteen years of experience in the legal placement industry. After attending the University of Texas, Mary Alice began her career as the Recruiting Coordinator of a large Texas law firm. Since 1996 she has sourced, recruited, and marketed candidates to law firms and corporations, managed existing clients, and developed new business. She has experience recruiting and placing legal secretaries, paralegals, legal nurse consultants, office administrators, contract administrators and attorneys.
In addition, Mary Alice has experience staffing large document review projects, having secured and managed for four plus years a one hundred lawyer document review for an international financial software and data company. Mary Alice has been an active member of the Capital Area Paralegals Association, the Austin Legal Professionals Association, and served on the Board of Women in eDiscovery. At Momentum, Mary Alice will initially focus her recruiting effort in Dallas and Houston.
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Mid-Level Litigator Sought for Austin firm

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Jan 28, 2014

Immediate need for an experienced litigator to manage a products liability docket for mid-size law firm. Ideal candidate will have 3-8 years of litigation experience (products experience is strongly preferred). Must be licensed in TX. This position will begin as a contract assignment, but the firm ultimately needs to hire a full time lawyer. Please refer to job code 2793 and send resume to info@momentumlegal.com.

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Unique Opportunity in Austin for Partner or Senior Level Associate

Posted by Tori Keith on Wed, Jun 26, 2013

Prestigious Austin-based firm seeks lateral partner or senior associate with some portable business in litigation, transactional, general corporate and/or real estate to complement their established practice. This firm is a mid-sized, collegial group offering quality of life environment (including very reasonable billable hour requirements) and a realistic opportunity for advancing to firm leadership. Please contact Jennifer at 512-614-0211 or Tori at 512-861-2905.

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Excellent Opportunities in Austin for Experienced Attorneys!

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Jun 03, 2013

Premier firm seeks 2-4 year immigration attorney to handle EB-5 Visa efforts and immigration reform work. Spanish fluency and experience with employment-based immigration petitions preferred.

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In-house opening in Austin for litigation attorney!

Posted by Jane Pollard on Fri, Mar 01, 2013

Momentum Search Partners has been engaged to help an international company hire a litigation counsel in Austin.    Qualified candidates will have at least six years of experience handling litigation, as well as prior in-house experience.   Candidates who have prior experience supporting H.R., handling a wide variety of contracts, and are familiar with general corporate matters are preferred.   This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic company and its excellent legal team in central Austin.  Please send inquires to info@momentumlegal.com and reference position #2582. 

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Austin associate opening for Spanish-speaking attorney

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Fri, Dec 21, 2012

Austin office of a large law firm seeks Spanish-speaking litigation associate to help with hits international litigation docket.   Qualified candidate will have 3-5 years of experience, great academic credentials, speak Spanish fluently, and have prior experience with international litigation, preferably with a large law firm.  This is a great opportunity for an associate to play a key role in commercial disputes, primarily in Latin America, with the opportunity for hands-on responsibility and significant client interaction.   Please send resumes to info@momentumlegal.com re position no. 2228. 

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Momentum Legal chosen for exclusive in-house attorney search in Austin

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Fri, Nov 16, 2012
Momentum was recently hired on an exclusive basis to help a Fortune 500 company find a senior level, division counsel to support it's international business unit.   This attorney can choose between three cities in the U.S. to live and work, with Austin being the company's preferred city. Suitable candidates will have at least 10 years' experience in the financial  sector and experience with cross-border broker/dealer issues.   Position will report to the Deputy General Counsel but will work closely with the management team for this important and growing international business unit.  For more information please email info@momentumlegal.com and reference  position no. 2252.
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