Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

Happy Holidays from Texas and the Legal Recruiters at Momentum!

Posted by Momentum Legal on Mon, Dec 19, 2016

From Austin, Dallas, and Houston, we send you the warmest wishes this holiday season and throughout the coming year.   

Thanks to you, we were able to have our most successful year-to-date by every metric measured, for which we are very grateful.   

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Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Mar 17, 2016

We have two new openings in Houston for experienced lawyers. Please email  us at, referencing the position number indicated, if you're interested in hearing more about either of these positions.


Momentum has been engaged on an exclusive basis to help a publicly-held company hire an attorney to be the primary legal support for one of its major divisions. This attorney will handle transactions, draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts, manage litigation, and  help management assess and minimize risk on a daily basis.

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Relationships are Key to Successful Attorney Recruiting & Legal Staffing

Posted by Momentum Legal on Thu, Oct 15, 2015

We were impressed with this article by Tom Elsenbrook about why trusted relationships are the key to success, and how to build trust in relationships. 

Especially in our line of business, attorney recruiting and legal staffing, relationships are everything. And no relationship can exist without the trust that Tom describes and builds. All the recruiters at Momentum put building that trust with our candidates and clients as one of our highest priorities every day. It’s our sincerest hope that we’re accomplishing that goal!

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Topics: austin legal positions, dallas legal jobs, hiring, texas, legal recruiters, legal department, Career, houston legal job

Five Tips to a Great Resume

Posted by Momentum Legal on Tue, Sep 08, 2015
So many attorneys have writer's block when it comes to drafting their resume.  For formatting and section ideas, Momentum has some sample resumes under its "For Candidates" tab on its website.    For suggestions about content,  this article by Kitty Boitnott provides great advice on drafting your best resume possible.
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