Attorney Recruitment and Development Manager
Century City, CA | Direct Hire
professional development experience to work in the Los Angeles office. Recruiting duties include full cycle lateral attorney recruiting, creating job descriptions, coordinating with internal staff on selection, hiring, offers; working with outside recruiters; due-diligence pre-hire process including conflicts check and professional verifications; and onboarding. Selected candidate will also assist with entry-level attorney hiring and law school outreach efforts, and work with firm-wide recruiters on additional positions as needed.
Professional Development responsibilities encompass: hands-on attorney development, training, and retention, which may have remote supervision and direct reports. Position responsibilities include collaboration to develop, plan, and implement firm-wide skills training; serve as a resource for attorney training opportunities; implement and monitor attorney mentoring program; support continuing legal education (CLE) administration, including monitoring bar admissions, continuing legal education compliance, and accredited provider status; and provide guidance with attorney performance evaluation processes firm-wide, including support in coordinating with attorneys on submitting and reviewing evaluations.
The Attorney Recruitment and Development Manager will support to attorneys and coordinate special projects as assigned; maintain recruiting and retention statistics; manage survey responses including NALP, Vault, and HRC's CEI; monitor budget; and supervise assigned employees. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., with the availability to work outside of business hours and travel occasionally.
A bachelor's degree or equivalent lateral associate and partner hiring experience is required. The Recruiting and Development Manager must have advanced MS Office Suite skills, a strong working knowledge of relational databases, and outstanding written, verbal, and interpersonal skills. Selected candidate will work effectively in a team environment, display analytical thinking and problem solving abilities, and utilize good judgement, discretion, and remain adaptive.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 32 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.