Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

TEXAS LEGAL RECRUITERS CONTINUE TO SEE STRONG JOB MARKET

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Jan 29, 2018
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The Dallas Metroplex area and Austin continue to top lists as best places to find a job in 2018, as reported by Marcy de Luna of culturemap Austin. See http://austin.culturemap.com/news/city-life/01-15-18-austin-best-places-to-find-a-job-wallethub/. As with the job market overall, we continue to see the strongest growth and demand in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and in Central Texas, but with Houston on an upward trend and improving as well.

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Topics: texas, Dallas, Austin, Interesting Articles

New Legal Recruiter joins Momentum Search Partners in Dallas

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Jan 16, 2017

Momentum is thrilled to announce that Cade Hamner has joined our legal and compliance recruiting team.  A 2010 graduate of SMU Law School, Cade has many years of experience in the financial services industry, first as a trader, then as a compliance professional and, most recently, as an attorney and Chief Compliance Officer of a broker/dealer and global electronic trading firm.   With his extensive experience in the financial services industry, both in compliance and as an attorney, Cade has the ideal background to assist Momentum in our compliance searches throughout Texas.  Cade will also focus on attorney placements in the Dallas Forth Worth Metroplex, both for companies and select law firms. 

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Topics: Dallas

In-House M&A Attorney Needed for Dallas Company

Posted by Momentum Legal on Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Momentum has been engaged on an exclusive basis by a growing and well-regarded Dallas-based company seeking a transactional attorney to support its Development Group. 

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Topics: texas, Dallas, legal jobs, Attorney, Management, acquisition, Inhouse

Interviewing Tips for Texas Lawyers seeking new Jobs: Establish Trust, then Competence

Posted by Momentum Legal on Tue, Jul 19, 2016

In this article, Harvard Psychologist Amy Cuddy says that her research indicates that when meeting people for the first time, we quickly make a decision about whether:

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Topics: legal jobs, texas, job interview tips, Austin, Dallas, Houston

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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Topics: austin legal positions, Jobs - Austin, Austin, dallas legal jobs, austin legal job, austin lawyer job, dallas law jobs, austin legal opening, Jobs - Dallas, Dallas

New General Counsel Position in Dallas for In-House Attorney

Posted by Momentum Legal on Wed, Apr 27, 2016

We  have been retained on an exclusive basis by a  publicly-held company to recruit a new general counsel for one of its major subsidiaries, which is headquartered in the Galleria area of Dallas. 

This is a great opportunity for a lawyer who is currently in a mid-level, in-house role to gain experience working with management and to take a leadership position within the company. 

The position will be the sole in-house attorney supporting the U.S. subsidiary and will report to the General Counsel of the parent company, which is out-of-state.   Suitable candidates will be true generalists, with experience:

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Topics: Attorney, law jobs, Dallas, Leadership, Management

DALLAS LAW JOBS!

Posted by Momentum Legal on Thu, Apr 07, 2016

This week we highlight our new Dallas legal openings with law firms.

 

A Dallas-based boutique firm seeks a 4-6 year associate with construction and commercial litigation experience.

This firm has a storied past and significant presence in the Dallas market, as well as a long roster of Dallas-based clients. Base pay is comparable to larger firms. Position number 3531.

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Topics: Attorney, dallas legal jobs, Litigation, dallas law jobs, Jobs - Dallas, Dallas, attorney salaries, commercial litigation

LAW JOBS IN DALLAS!

Posted by Momentum Legal on Tue, Feb 09, 2016

Last week, we highlighted the positions we are working on in Austin. This week, we highlight our new Dallas openings.

The following law firms are both local or regional firms based in Dallas. As such, their associates have a better shot at making partner than at the mega-firms. Each of these firms has a storied past and significant presence in the Dallas market, as well as a long roster of Dallas-based clients.

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Topics: law jobs, dallas legal jobs, dallas law jobs, Jobs - Dallas, law firms, lawyers, Dallas, Corporate, legal

New Legal Jobs in Austin, Houston, and Dallas!

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Jan 26, 2016

Momentum recruiters have started the year off with a bang and hiring is strong, particularly in Austin.  

 

We have two new in-house searches in Austin, both on an exclusive basis, and several new law firm associate positions, also on an exclusive basis. 

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Topics: Austin, general counsels, Houston, texas, Dallas, Estate Planning

Dallas and Austin Attorney Hiring Still Strong - New Legal Jobs

Posted by Momentum Legal on Tue, Nov 24, 2015

Interested in tax law, family law, or litigation? There are jobs waiting for you in Dallas and Austin.

The 4th quarter is typically the slowest time of year for attorney and other new legal hires, but Momentum has seen demand for attorneys in Austin and Dallas continue to be steady (Not so much the case in Houston, where low oil prices continue to suppress new hiring for law jobs there).


Momentum is currently seeking attorneys for the following positions:

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Topics: Jobs - Austin, Austin, Attorney, Family Law, law jobs, dallas legal jobs, Litigation, austin legal job, austin attorney opening, dallas law jobs, Jobs - Dallas, law firms, Dallas, tax law