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About Alexandria, VA

Starting Associate Salary in
Alexandria, VA ***
$80,806 - $102,435
Alexandria, VA Founded 1749
State Capital Richmond VA
County for
Alexandria, VA
Fairfax County
City Fact about
Alexandria, VA
historic center of Alexandria is known as Old Town
City Nickname
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA
# of NLJ 350 Attorneys
Alexandria, VA
# of NLJ 350 Law Firms
Alexandria, VA
Top three largest NLJ350 firms' offices by head count
Alexandria, VA
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
Alexandria, VA
William D. Euille
Notable People
Alexandria, VA
Anita Bonds
Larry Clamage
Major Employers
Alexandria, VA
Inova Alexandria Hospital
ABM Industries
Institute for Defense Analyses
Center for Naval Analyses
Gali Service Industries
City History
Alexandria, VA
The historic center of Alexandria is known as Old Town
Alexandria, VA
Washington DC
City Wiki Page
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA's Wikipedia
City Web Site
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA's Website

Top 200 Law Firms in
Alexandria, VA*

Ranked #0
PPP $370k
Ranked #50
PPP $660k
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
Northern Virginia

Alexandria, VA… Where We Find the LionsSM

In the wake of global economic changes, Employers both Companies and Law firms rely on the Lion Group, a national legal recruiting firm, to recruit attorneys for their strategic and growth requirements. Attorneys meaning In-House counsel, government attorneys, law firm partners and associates. Companies rely on us for general counsels and deputy general counsel positions. Law firms rely on us for strategic law partner recruiting, partner groups placements, new office development for law firms and law firm merger and acquisition services. We love the legal industry. And serve company executives and law firm executives in the placement of lawyers and strategic growth initiatives in the United States.

Legal recruiting is our forte. At law schools, companies and law firms locally here in Alexandria, VA lawyers call us head hunters while others calls us legal recruiters or legal search consultants, either way we get the job done and our clients are happy with strategic lawyer placements in Alexandria, VA law firms or companies or in another city of their choice.

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Ask These Questions

In Alexandria, VA, are you finding yourself asking these questions?

  • Have you dealt with a Legal Recruiter before and do you know How the Process Works?
  • Is your Company in a pinch and need to hire a Strategic Attorney to your Team now?
  • Are you reviewing Budget this year and want to Expand Your Talent Pool & Bottom Line?
  • Does your office need an Infusion of Talent and Leadership?
  • Would your Client give you More Business if you got the right Lawyer?
  • Did your Company just Expand and you need another General Counsel or Deputy?
  • Or did your Company get Acquired and you need a new level of InHouse Attorney leadership and experience?
  • Is your Law Firm considering a Merger or Acquisition for expansion and need game changing Introductions?
  • Did your last Recruiter offer a weak or no Guarantee for their work?
  • Were you left wanting with your last Recruiting experience and the Candidates presented?

At the Lion Group and in Alexandria, VA, we understand the myriad of law employment details for InHouse counsel, law associates, partners, groups & entire firms.

Consider our clients, the NLJ350 & Fortune Companies, and why they have chosen us in Alexandria, VA:

Introductions & Synergies

We create opportunity for our clients. We eat, sleep and think new connections that accelerate our clients goals.


It is our commitment to serve our clients and candidates with the utmost professionalism, integrity, and respect. We will serve relentlessly until the search has been completed to satisfaction.

Value Added

We are not simply legal recruiters. We think like Marketers. We innovate like Entrepreneurs. We connect like Investment Bankers. We counsel like Presidential Advisors.


We commit to a rigorous safe guarding of sensitive communications and information. We understand the delicate steps in the lateral process.

Market Intelligence

We are forever students of the law industry. We know what is going on and are sought for information locally here at Alexandria, VA.

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Your Connector & Legal Recruiting Solution

Alexandria, Virginia—Washington D.C.’s Largest Suburb

The City of Alexandria is located in Northern Virginia, about seven miles south of downtown Washington, D.C. Sitting on the west bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria encompasses a total area of 15.5 square miles, of which 97.15 percent is land and 2.75 percent is water. With a population of 150,575 residents (according to the 2014 census), Alexandria is the seventh largest city in Virginia. Interestingly, it is also the most populated town among the fourteen Alexandrias in the United States.

The history of Alexandria began in 1695, when the first European settlement was formed along the Potomac River in what was then the English Colony of Virginia. During the next 50 years, the area was mostly covered by tobacco plantations. When local residents realized that grains like corn and wheat could be raised more profitably than tobacco in the upland area away from the river, the town of Alexandria was established as a trading place where they could gather their crops for export. Following its official incorporation in July 1749, the city was named in honor of the early land owner, Scotsman John Alexander. Throughout its rich history, Alexandria remained best known as the hometown of George Washington.

Alexandria’s proximity to Washington, D.C. has largely influenced the city’s growth and development, especially in the past century, defining it as a street-car suburb for Federal workers. Today, Alexandria mostly serves as a home base for professionals employed in the nation’s capital—particularly those who are working in the U.S. military and the federal civil service. The U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of Defense are Alexandria’s largest employers. When it comes to the private sector, the list of major employers includes Inova Health System, ABM Janitorial Services and the Institute for Defense Analyses—the latter of which are companies that provide services to the federal government. The unemployment rate in Alexandria is 3.6%, with a predicted ten-year job growth of 40.9%. The median home cost in Alexandria is $444,200 and the average commute time is 30 minutes.

Alexandria’s historic center is known as the Old Town. With its red brick sidewalks and cobblestone streets arrayed with restaurants, shops, art galleries, theatres and historical buildings, Old Town is the liveliest part of the city and the focal point of its rich cultural life. In addition to the breathtaking town waterfront, Gadsby’s Tavern, John Carlyle House, Little Theatre of Alexandria, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Christ Church, Birchmere Music Hall and the Athenaeum, the list of main attractions includes the George Washington Masonic National Memorial (also known as the Masonic Temple), whose 333-foot tower is modeled after the legendary Lighthouse of Alexandria in Egypt. Mount Vernon is also attracting large numbers of tourists, who are curious to peek inside the estate of the first United States’ President and learn more about the everyday details of his remarkable life.

*The law firm rankings are based on the 2013 AML 100&200 by Profits Per Partner.
**The top law school rankings are based on the 2013 U.S. News Best Law School ranking.
*^The top ATL law school rankings are based on 2013 Above the Law rankings.
***Salaries are based on a range of small to large law firms that were found for this city.
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