December 5, 2010 – Search firm Major, Lindsey & Africa has added Alexis Osen as a managing director in its associate practice group. Ms. Osen, an experienced legal search consultant and former practicing lawyer, will specialize in recruiting lawyers into leading U.K. and U.S. law firms in London. Prior to joining MLA, she worked at Taylor Root, a contingent recruitment firm where she placed junior and senior lawyers from all legal disciplines into private practice firms. "Alexis brings the kind of legal recruitment experience and in-depth knowledge that will greatly benefit her candidates in today's changing market," said Fiona Birt-Llewellin, regional manager of EMEA. With offices throughout the U.S., London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, Major, Lindsey & Africa is an executive search firm focused on the legal sector.