May 27, 2010 – Legal search firm Major, Lindsey & Africa has announced that Michelle Foster (New York), Nicole Lipman (San Francisco) and Dimitri Mastrocola (New York) have been named partners. The three join MLA’s existing 29 member advisory board. “Partnership criteria are demanding and partners are required to consistently meet them as a prerequisite and an ongoing duty,” said Simon Robinson, president. “Michelle, Nicole and Dimitri are exemplary models of these criteria and the board is proud to have them as members.” Ms. Foster, partner and member of in the partner practice group, places partners, associates and in-house counsel into firms and corporations throughout the U.S. and aboard. Ms. Lipman, partner and office practice leader of the in-house practice group in Northern California, focuses her search work on general counsel and other senior in-house attorney positions at companies in the Bay Area. Mr. Mastrocola, partner, is a financial services legal recruiter on Wall Street. He recruits general counsels, chief compliance officers and other senior attorneys for clients in the financial services sector including alternative asset management firms and investment banks. With offices throughout the U.S., London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, Major, Lindsey & Africa is an executive search firm focused on the legal sector.