Case Studies

Below are an Assortment of Our Completed Searches and Placements.

Legal & Compliance
Recruiting

General Counsel Case Study

Midwest Holding Inc.’s executive team did not have in-house counsel at the time. Their aggressive growth plan to obtain capital and be acquisitive required a legal executive with strong business acumen who would be at the table, help manage an IPO and outside counsel.

Deputy General Counsel Case Study

The North American division of Rabobank completed a reorganization which left Philip in St Louis MO looking to fill critical roles on his corporate legal team in St Louis and New York.

Assistant General Counsel Case Study

At the time, Brian was the General Counsel of LMI but also took on the leadership role of human resources when there was a departure. To alleviate the pressure of the day-to-day, Brian was looking for a “mini General Counsel”.

Legal In-House Counsel Case Study

During the Holiday Season, the North America General Counsel transitioned back to a local large law firm and his successor was promoted to his role which left an important gap in their legal team. The client leaned on a secondee from outside counsel to support them but that quickly proved to be very expensive.

Law Partner
Recruiting

Litigation Group Case Study

An Office Managing Partner with a team of 6 attorneys was faced with increasing client conflicts at his current firm. He approached The Lion Group to explore law firm options.

Middle Market M&A Boutique Law Firm

The Managing Partner of a Middle Market M&A Boutique with 2 attorneys wanted to begin transitioning to retirement and be acquired. She approached The Lion Group to explore law firm options.

Estate Planning & Elder Law Group

An Estate Planning & Elder Law Partner with a team of 3 attorneys & 2 paralegals were at a small Long Island Law Firm faced with going concern issues. He read our Lateral Moves: A Guide for Partners and Law Firms and then approached The Lion Group to explore law firm options.

Corporate Immigration Law Partner

A Corporate Immigration Partner was forced to look for a new home after the merger of his law firm. He approached The Lion Group to explore law firm options.

Patent Income Partner

A Patent Income Partner served the clients of a Senior Partner who recently retired for over 10 years. The Income Partner spoke with The Lion Group curious about what options were available to her.

Privacy and IP Litigation Partner

A Senior Privacy & IP Litigation Partner was nearing retirement age but did not want to stop practicing law. He approached The Lion Group to explore law firm options.

Medical Malpractice and General Liability Partner

A Medical Malpractice & General Liability Partner was at a North East regional law firm. Her practice was quickly outgrowing her firm. She approached The Lion Group to explore law firm options.

Public Finance Partner

A Diverse Partner in Chicago had a self-sufficient Public Finance practice with Illinois clients. He and his wife recently had their first child and wanted to move back to his home town (Columbus, OH) for family support.

Senior Immigration Counsel

A top US Immigration Law Boutique known for its technology and large clients were growing and in need of specific experienced corporate immigration talent.

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