Northwest Legal Search

Northwest Legal Search, Inc.
The Northwest's
Leading Attorney Search
Consulting Firm.

Expertise and Excellence

Northwest Legal Search, Inc.® is pleased to be in our 29th year of lawyer search, a service dedicated exclusively to the in-house legal needs of companies and to a select number of premier law firms. Our clients are in the Pacific Northwest (Seattle and Portland), Northern California (San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Sacramento) and the Rocky Mountains (Denver and surrounding.) Our lawyer candidates are recruited regionally, nationally and globally. We were established in 1987 as the first company in the Pacific Northwest to specialize in lawyer search.

Thank you very much for your assistance in our recent recruitment of two senior attorneys. The expertise you contributed to our recruiting process was very valuable. I particularly appreciated your ability to quickly understand our business and legal needs, help define the optimal candidate characteristics, and then present to us numerous candidates with excellent experience/expertise profiles. The process was handled professionally and effectively and we are very pleased with the results.

-- VP General Counsel Client

Since that beginning we have continued to focus upon the critical issues of selection and retention of the best lawyers for the leadership, prosperity and growth of our clients. Our commitment is making a match which works on both sides of the employment need -- both for the legal employer and the candidate seeking a career opportunity.

We recruit lawyers for corporate legal departments and a small number of select, premier law firms in the Pacific Northwest, Northern California and Rocky Mountains. Our superior lawyer candidates come to us from all across the country.

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5+ years, Corporate Counsel-Securities, Seattle, WA
Our large, public company client seeks a Corporate Counsel to support SEC reporting, including annual and quarterly reports and Section 16 compliance, proxy statements and annual meetings, insider trading issues, and corporate governance issues. The new Corporate Counsel will work actively with internal clients in accounting, finance, tax, and stock. The ideal candidate will have law training and a strong corporate and securities law background, especially in the areas of SEC reporting, proxy statements and annual meetings, corporate governance (including board and committee support), Delaware corporate law, and Section 16 reporting. Such candidate will also need to demonstrate experience working directly with, and exercising judgment, advising clients on complex transactions or disclosure matters and must be flexible and willing to work extended hours when necessary. A minimum of 5 years of legal experience is required. The position is located in Seattle, WA and client will relocate you. Strongest market compensation employer.

Actively seeking attorney candidates for in-house. Pacific NW.
Actively seeking resumes in practice areas of technology, licensing, commercial transactions, and corporate/corporate governance, from in-house counsels and large-law trained associates for our Pacific NW in-house clients. Most-often experience level sought by clients ranges from approximately five (5) to twelve (12) years of experience. Other experience ranges a matter of a bit more timing or depending upon practice areas. Contact Linda Green Pierce, principal at: We want to know about you!

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