Amicus Search Group offers retained and contingent permanent attorney searches to law firms and corporations within the Texas area, but maintains a national reach. The group also counsels both associate attorneys and law firm partners in lateral career moves, as well as placing attorneys in in-house counsel positions. The company's recruiters further assist candidates by providing interview preparation services and guidance on the acceptance of a job offer.
Amicus Solutions, which was founded in 2005, boasts a staff of seasoned legal professionals who have worked in Texas's top law and recruiting firms. Amicus Solutions specializes in placing temporary, interim, project-basis, and direct-hire attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries, and other legal administrative personnel. As legal professionals, the firm's recruiters are able to provide a thorough assessment of all job candidates, without wasting time on redundant screenings. Communication is ongoing and candid, thus providing both employers and candidates with information on an ongoing basis. All candidates who take on full-time employment through Amicus Solutions are eligible for benefits, which include health insurance, flexible spending accounts, supplementary insurance, and a 401(k).
Amicus Consultants works with law firms of all sizes throughout the US to provide consulting services that focus on strategic growth initiatives, geographic expansion, merger and acquisition services, profitability and potential analyses, career transition strategies, and more.
Amicus Energy Search serves major energy corporations by providing executive search services. Clients who work with Amicus Energy Search typically seek job candidates with experience in both legal and operations services in the following areas: investment banks, utilities, refineries, oil and gas producers, and trading companies.
Lee Allbritton and Alysa Schildcrout are the founders of Amicus attorney placement
services. Allbritton is a native Texan who currently works out of Amicus Search Group's Austin office. He has worked in legal recruiting since 1997 and has successfully placed more than 500 attorneys since then. Prior to entering the recruiting field, Allbritton worked for an Am Law 100 law firm, as well as for a trial boutique in Texas. He holds his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and his JD from the University of Houston Law
Schildcrout has been a recruiter since 1996 and specializes in partner, practice group and, in-house counsel placement, as well as mergers and acquisitions. She holds an MBA from Texas Technical University and an undergraduate degree in finance and accounting from the University of Oklahoma.
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