About Norfolk, VA
|Starting Associate Salary in
Norfolk, VA ***
|$85k - $145k|
|Norfolk, VA Founded||1682|
|State Capital||Richmond VA|
|City Fact about
|The largest Navy base in the world, Naval Station Norfolk, is located in Norfolk along with one of NATOs two Strategic Command headquarters.|
|Life, Celebrated Daily|
|# of NLJ 350 Attorneys
|# of NLJ 350 Law Firms
|Top three largest NLJ350 firms' offices by head count
Top 100 Law Firms in
|Hunton & Williams|
Top 200 Law Firms in
Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, VA law firms or companies or in another city of their choice.
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Ask These Questions
In Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, 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.
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.
We are forever students of the law industry. We know what is going on and are sought for information locally here at Norfolk, VA.
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Norfolk is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 242,803; in 2015, the population was estimated to be 247,189 making it the second-most populous city in Virginia, behind neighboring Virginia Beach. Norfolk is located at the core of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. Norfolk has a variety of historic neighborhoods. Some neighborhoods, such as Berkley, were formerly cities and towns. Others, such as Willoughby Spit and Ocean View, have a long history tied to the Chesapeake Bay. Today, neighborhoods such as Downtown, Ghent and Fairmount Park have transformed with the revitalization that the city has undergone. Norfolk is one of nine cities and seven counties that constitute the Hampton Roads metro area. Norfolk is bordered to the west by the Elizabeth River and to the north by the Chesapeake Bay. Norfolk also shares land borders with the independent cities of Chesapeake to the south and Virginia Beach to the east. Norfolk has a total area of 96 square miles (250 km2), of which 54 square miles (140 km2) is land and 42 square miles (110 km2) (43.9%) is water. Norfolk is located at 36°55′N 76°12′W36.917°N 76.200°W (36.8857° N, 76.2599° W).
Norfolk is located at the southeastern corner of Virginia at the junction of the Elizabeth River and Chesapeake Bay.In addition to extensive riverfront property, Norfolk has miles of bayfront resort property and beaches in the Willoughby Spit and Ocean View communities. Norfolk has a humid subtropical climate with moderate changes of seasons. Spring arrives in March with mild days and cool nights, and by late May, the temperature has warmed up considerably to herald warm summer days. Summers in Norfolk are consistently warm and humid, but the nearby Atlantic Ocean often exercises a slight cooling effect on daytime high temperatures, but a slight warming effect on nighttime low temperatures (compared to areas farther inland). Norfolk has occasional days over 90 °F (32 °C). Temperatures over 100 F. are rare, but can occur on occasion.
Norfolk serves as the commercial and cultural center for the unusual geographical region of Hampton Roads (and in its political structure of independent cities), it can be difficult to separate the economic characteristics of Norfolk from that of the region as a whole. The Norfolk waterways which almost completely surround the Hampton Roads region play an important part in the local economy. As a strategic location at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay, its protected deep-water channels serve as a major trade artery for the import and export of goods from across the Mid-Atlantic, Mid-West, and internationally. Norfolk is the cultural heart of the Hampton Roads region. In addition to its museums, Norfolk is the principal home for several major performing arts companies. Norfolk also plays host to numerous yearly festivals and parades, mostly at Town Point Park in downtown.
Town Point Park in downtown Norfolk plays host to a wide variety of annual events from early spring through late fall. The St. Patrick’s Day annual parade in Norfolk’s Ocean View neighborhood, celebrates Ocean View’s rich Irish heritage. Norfolk has a variety of parks and open spaces in the parks system. Norfolk maintains three beaches on its north shore in the Ocean View area. Five additional parks contain picnic facilities and playgrounds for children. Norfolk also has some community pools open to city citizens.
**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.