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BG Search Associates is a legal recruiting and consulting firm providing permanent attorney recruiting services to law firms and corporate legal departments throughout the US, and the world. We are a company made up of experienced attorneys and legal recruiters that strive to provide the highest level of legal recruiting services to the law firms and corporations that we serve, and we pride ourselves on our ability to understand and accomplish our client's goals. All information given to us is always held with the utmost confidence.
BG Search Associates believes in developing long-term relationships. Our goal is to work with our clients as partners in recruiting the most qualified candidates to their law firms and corporations.
We are based in Atlanta, Georgia with an office in New York City. We are networked with legal recruiters in Chicago, Washington DC, Raleigh, Charlotte, Dallas, Houston and San Francisco and Los Angeles. Our clients range from small boutique to the largest national and international firms, and from new "start-ups" to Fortune 100 Corporations. BG Search Associates maintains a multi-functional database to better serve our clients, and the candidates that we represent. This helps us to better provide insightful placement services ranging from lateral Associates to Partner level Attorneys.
Our recruiters have expertise in all practice areas. In addition they have experience in partner placements, firm mergers, practice group acquisitions and corporate and general counsel placements. We generate our candidates by using the most up to date research material to develop cold call lists. In addition, we advertise in specialty publications, on the Internet and our website www.bgsearch.com.
Barbara Goldman, founder of BG Search Associates, has many years of legal recruiting experience and is a member of NALSC (National Association of Legal Search Consultants) and the LES (Licensing Executive Society). Barbara regularly attends the AIPLA (American Intellectual Property Law Association) meetings, and has an expertise in Patent and Technology Law Recruiting.
We offer both Contingency and Retained Searches. The fee for a contingency search placement is 25% of the candidate's annual base salary. Resumes submitted remain active for 12 months. For exclusive searches we offer a 20% fee. We offer other arrangements for clients with multiple searches.
2007 has been the best year yet at BG Search Associates. We made multiple practice group placements, partner placements as well as many in-house counsel positions. We have placed 2 Vice Presidents, in the legal department at Fortune 100 companies and have made multiple General Counsel and Corporate Counsel placement with our in-house clients. We have made associate placements in over 12 states and have made international placements in 4 countries. BG Search is looking forward to 2008 with increased recruiting capacity.