January 19, 2011 – Search firm Major, Lindsey & Africa has placed Alexander Baehr as vice president and general counsel legal and risk, corporate secretary for Colliers International. The search was led by Alisa Tazioli, managing director in MLA’s Seattle office. Formerly, Mr. Baehr was a partner at Dorsey & Whitney and Holland and Knight in Seattle. “This position requires substantive expertise combined with the enterprising mindset that has driven Colliers to its extraordinary level of success,” said Ms. Tazioli. “Alex has that unique combination that will serve Colliers well as its first general counsel.” Colliers International is a leader in global real estate services that integrates the resources of specialists to provide a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors. With offices throughout the U.S., London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, Major, Lindsey & Africa is an executive search firm focused on the legal sector.