June 18, 2014 – Search firm Major, Lindsey & Africa has promoted Pamela DiCarlantonio, Michelle Fivel, Laurie Lebrun and Michael Sachs as partners. Ms. DiCarlantonio is a partner with MLA’s Chicago office and a member of the partner practice group. She has substantial experience placing partners and groups into top global, national, regional and local law firms in Chicago and other cities. Ms. Fivel is a partner with MLA’s Los Angeles office in the associate practice group. She places partners and associates in top-tier international, national, regional and boutique law firms as well as prominent corporations. Ms. Lebrun is a partner in MLA’s Japan office which she established in 2007, and she works in the firm's in-house and law firm practices. Based in Tokyo, she is actively engaged in private practice and in-house placements in both Japan and Korea. Mr. Sachs is a partner in the firm's Chicago office and a member of its in-house practice group. He specializes in placing lawyers at all levels – from junior counsel to general counsels – in corporate legal departments in a wide range of industries and locations. "Being named a partner is a considerable accomplishment at Major, Lindsey & Africa," said Simon Robinson, president. "Along with being incredible legal recruiters and well-respected by their colleagues firm-wide, Pam, Michelle, Laurie and Mike are MLA ambassadors and invaluable team players.” With offices throughout the U.S., London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, Major, Lindsey & Africa is an executive search firm focused on the legal sector.