July 2, 2022

Volume XII, Number 183


Major Lindsey & Africa

Major, Lindsey & Africa is the premier legal executive search firm in the world. We have earned this reputation after 40 years of successfully matching top legal talent with opportunities in the world’s most discerning corporations and prestigious law firms.

As a result of our hard work, today, we are proud to offer an unparalleled suite of legal recruiting and talent management services around the world.

When top legal and compliance professionals, law firms and corporations need help navigating the legal landscape, Major, Lindsey & Africa is there with a solution to their talent needs. 

Major, Lindsey & Africa is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions.

Our Values

How we do business is as important to us as what we do.

Our values are the navigational beacons that guide us as we serve our candidates and clients.

  • Integrity.
    We operate ethically, honestly and in the best interests of our clients.

  • Quality.
    We are known for our reliability, responsiveness, expertise, professionalism and empathy.

  • Mutual Trust and Respect.
    We respect our candidates, clients and colleagues as individuals and honor their career goals and aspirations.

  • Diversity.
    We know that maintaining a diverse workforce is essential for building a strong and vital organization. We are committed to attracting and retaining outstanding employees from diverse backgrounds for our own organization and for our clients.

  • Collaboration and Teamwork.
    We believe that the best information is shared information. We also believe that we can best serve our clients, our candidates and our firm if we work together; and that shared success and the success of our colleagues leads to success for each of us.



Contributing authors from Major Lindsey & Africa:

Barrett Avigdor Legal Recruitment Director Major Lindsey & Africa San Diego Law Firm
As Executive Director of the In-House Counsel Recruiting team, Barrett Avigdor guides strategy for practice growth, client relations and recruiter development. She works closely with her...
Andrea Bricca Partner Major Lindsey & Africa Las Vegas
Andrea Bricca is a Partner with In-House Counsel Recruiting, based in Las Vegas. She specializes in in-house placement, including general counsel, with an expertise in the Gaming and...
Rebecca Glatzer Managing Partner Major Lindsey Africa
Rebecca Glatzer, a Managing Director in our Associate Practice Group, specializes in placing attorneys of all levels in top-tier national, international and regional law firms and companies...
Nina Houston, a Director – Candidate Development with our Atlanta Interim Legal Talent team, assists attorneys and other legal professionals with finding interim, project-based and temp-to-...
Maggie Kwok Managing Director Hong Kong Singapore Major, Lindsey and Africa
Maggie Kwok is a Managing Director in our Hong Kong Associate Practice Group, specializing in placing mid - to senior-level lawyers across Hong Kong, Singapore and Greater China. Maggie...
Major, Lindsey & Africa is the premier legal executive search firm in the world. We have earned this reputation after 40 years of successfully matching top legal talent with...
Kathryn Martin Legal Talent Recruiter Major, Lindsey & Africa Law Firm Boston
A Managing Director with Interim Legal Talent, Kathryn Martin specializes in recruiting top legal talent for a broad range of interim, project-based and permanent placements. She shifted...
Michael McGinnis Director Client Development Major Lindsay & Africa
As Director-Client Development for Interim Legal Talent, Michael McGinnis works closely with law firms and corporations to help them identify legal talent solutions that will improve the...
Thanh Nguyen Recruiting Los Angeles Major, Lindsey and Africa
Thanh Nguyen is a Director on our In-House Counsel Recruiting team in our Los Angeles office. Her focus is on helping organizations find top lawyers and compliance professionals across all...
Michael Sachs Major Lindsey Africa Chicago
Michael Sachs is a Partner with In-House Counsel Recruiting, based in Chicago. He specializes in placing lawyers at all levels—from junior counsel to general counsel—in corporate and...
Elizabeth Smith Labor & Employment Attorney and Legal Talent professional Major, Lindsey & Africa Law Firm Boston
Partner & Practice Lead
Elizabeth Smith is a Partner and Practice Lead for our Interim Legal Talent practice group.  Based in our Boston office, she leads business development efforts and specializes in the...
Lee Udelsman is the Managing Partner of our New Jersey office, formerly was Managing Partner of our New York office, and is a leader in the firm's In-House Practice Group where he focuses...
Merle Vaughn Managing Director Major Lindsey & Africa
Merle Vaughn is our National Law Firm Diversity Practice Leader and a partner recruiter based in our Los Angeles office. Since becoming a recruiter in 2003, Merle has been involved in...
Keith Wetmore Managing Director San Francisco Major,Lindsey, Africa
Keith C. Wetmore, Managing Director in our San Francisco office, represents partners and groups in placements into top law firms across the country. He uses his deep knowledge of the legal...
Mark Yacano Attorney Business Major Lindsey Africa Washington DC
Over a career spanning more than 30 years, Mark Yacano has guided a wide range of law departments on both legal and business strategy. As a law firm leader, a practitioner and a strategic...