Major, Lindsey & Africa Launches Inside Edge Legal
August 16, 2010 – Legal search firm Major, Lindsey & Africa has launched a new affiliate company focused on legal contract staffing. Inside Edge Legal (IEL) provides attorneys with associate, in-house and partner-level experience for substantive contract work for law firm and corporate in-house legal departments. IEL’s global practice leader is Greg Richter, former director of business operations for Aerotek, an Allegis Group company providing technical, professional and industrial recruiting and staffing services in the engineering, biotech and aerospace industries. “We looked at the changing legal landscape and recognized we needed to provide clients flexible staffing services,” explained Simon Robinson, president of Major, Lindsey & Africa. Through its affiliation with MLA, IEL has access to a worldwide network of resources, in-depth market knowledge, understanding of local hiring trends, and a proprietary database of highly qualified attorneys and legal professionals. IEL provides contract attorneys for markets across the U.S. and is already serving the needs of major law firms and corporations on both coasts and in Chicago. With offices throughout the U.S., London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, Major, Lindsey & Africa is an executive search firm focused on the legal sector.