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 28th 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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7+ years, Product Regulation Senior Attorney, Portland, OR area
COME HOME to Portland, Oregon or make it your new home with your minimum of 7 years of legal experience in a major regulated product area such as wireless communications, safety, or ecology regulations counseling, including experience counseling on new product introductions, implementing product regulatory procedures, guiding product regulatory investigations and product recalls, and assisting in agency/customer disclosures. Work under the direction of the Director, Regulatory and Construction Legal, providing worldwide product regulatory support for an organization within one of the companies largest business groups, and counsel business units to ensure they understand and comply with applicable product regulatory requirements. Work with cross-functional and cross-geo teams on product regulations compliance in support of the company's business operations. Strong counseling skills with emphasis on practical solutions to business and legal needs. Experience in-house in technology or semiconductor industries a plus.

2-3+ years Corporate Associate, Portland, OR
Our long-time client law firm is adding Corporate strength to its growing, robust Business Group in Portland, Oregon. The business group focuses on securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, emerging companies and venture capital, private equity, financial transactions and restructurings, and general corporate counseling of companies at all stages of development.

Required for consideration are at least two years of relevant legal experience, strong academic credentials, excellent references, and superb written and oral communication skills.

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