Major, Lindsey & Africa

OVERVIEW

Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the largest and most experienced legal search firm in the world. With more than 25 offices worldwide, Major, Lindsey & Africa has earned recognition for its track record of successful general counsel, corporate counsel, partner, associate and law firm management placements. The firm also provides law firms and companies with highly specialized legal professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, Major, Lindsey & Africa recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. The firm considers every search a diversity search and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. Major, Lindsey & Africa is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions.

To learn more about Major, Lindsey & Africa, visit www.mlaglobal.com.

Achievements

 

HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS

Major, Lindsey & Africa Leads General Counsel Search for American Red Cross

Legal recruiting has largely been booming this year. Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) was recently engaged by the American Red Cross to select a new general counsel to be based out of the non-profit’s Washington, D.C. location. Veteran legal recruiter Deborah Ben-Canaan, a partner and leader of MLA’s in-house practice group, is leading the search, assisted by director Elizabeth

Major, Lindsey & Africa Launches Analytics Service

Major, Lindsey & Africa Launches Analytics Service

Major, Lindsey & Africa has released Smart-Look Analytics, a new service that helps companies assess their business health and vulnerabilities, as well as their risk exposure. The review service combines powerful search tools with the Hanover, MD-based search firm’s expertise in the legal sector to conduct a thorough analysis of businesses and develop custom solutions

Major, Lindsey & Africa Modine Sylvia Stein

Major, Lindsey & Africa Places General Counsel for Modine Manufacturing Company

Legal recruiting has largely been booming this year. Recently, recruiters Heather Fine and Michael Sachs from Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) helped place Sylvia A. Stein as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of Modine Manufacturing Company in Racine, WI. Ms. Stein joins Modine with 25 years of experience in the legal field. Most recently, she was the associate

Major, Lindsey & Africa Traevena Byrd VP American University

Major, Lindsey & Africa Places General Counsel at American University

Legal recruiting has largely been booming this year. Recently, recruiters Deborah Ben-Canaan and Michael Sachs from Major, Lindsey & Africa helped place Traevena Byrd as vice president and general counsel at American University (AU) in Washington, D.C. She begins her new role on April 9. “I am thrilled that Traevena is joining AU as our next general counsel,”

Major, Lindsey & Africa Matt Tader chief information officer Ice Miller

Major, Lindsey & Africa Finds CIO for Ice Miller

Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has placed Matt Tader as chief information officer at AmLaw 200 firm Ice Miller. The assignment was led by partner Amanda K. Brady along with managing director Dustin Laws. “Matt’s strong record of developing and executing turnarounds involving significant change with processes, people and technology, ideally position him to drive process efficiencies within

Press Releases

Major, Lindsey & Africa Launches Search for American Red Cross General Counsel

Washington, DC, May 15, 2018 — Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world’s leading legal search firm, today announced that it has been engaged by the American Red Cross to select a new general counsel to be based in Washington, D.C. Veteran legal recruiter Deborah Ben-Canaan, partner and leader of MLA’s D.C. In-House Practice Group, will lead the search, assisted

MLA Welcomes Evangelos Apostolou

Hanover, MD, May 2, 2018 — Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world’s leading legal search firm, today announced that Evangelos Apostolou has joined the firm as an international in-house consultant, based in London and Singapore. Evangelos will focus on recruiting in-house general counsels and providing expert advisory services to corporations across EMEA and APAC. Evangelos leads the review and assessment of

Major, Lindsey & Africa Releases New Service to Help Companies Assess Their Business Health

Hanover, MD, March 28, 2018 – Major, Lindsey & Africa, the world’s largest legal search firm, today released Smart-Look Analytics™, a new service that helps companies assess their business health and vulnerabilities, as well as their risk exposure. Powered by Exego Select from Planet Data Solutions, the Smart-Look Analytics review service combines powerful search tools with Major, Lindsey

Major, Lindsey & Africa Places Sylvia A. Stein as General Counsel at Modine Manufacturing Company in Racine, Wisconsin

HANOVER, MD, February 19, 2018 — Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world’s leading legal search firm, announces that it has placed Sylvia Stein as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary at Modine Manufacturing Company in Racine, Wisconsin. The search was led by Michael Sachs and Heather Fine of Major, Lindsey & Africa’s In-House Practice Group in Chicago. Modine (NYSE: MOD)

MLA Places David Delafield as Chief Financial Officer at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

HANOVER, MD, February 19, 2018 — Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world’s leading legal search firm, announces the placement of David Delafield as chief financial officer (CFO) at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP in Seattle, WA. The search was led by Amanda K. Brady, managing partner and global practice leader, and Amy Mallow, managing director, of Major, Lindsey & Africa’s Law