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Personalized Legal Search Agents


Gary Klein

Gary founded one of the first legal search firms in Washington, D.C. and has been placing partners, associates and in-house counsel ever since. He has over three decades in the profession and represents both elite law firms and elite lawyers considering a lateral move. Gary believes successful legal recruiting is based on personalized service—forming relationships with law firm decision-makers and with lateral lawyers.  Read More

David Landau

David Landau joined the firm in 1987. David places attorneys of all levels and has primary responsibility for the training and professional development of the search consultant team. David works closely with the D.C.-area’s top ranked law firms and specialty boutiques and is frequently called upon by both law firm and corporate clients to advise them on their legal recruiting strategies and difficult searches. Read More

Bill Davis

Bill Davis has more than 20 years of experience in legal recruiting. He joined Klein Landau in 2003 after eight years as director of recruiting at a global law firm in New York. Bill’s law firm recruiting department ran one of the highest ranked summer programs in the city, earning the #1 spot on the American Lawyer’s annual survey. Read More

Alex Edelman

Alex joined Klein Landau after a career as a Financial Advisor on the Legal Services Team at Merrill Lynch in Washington, DC. While at Merrill Lynch, Alex was immersed in the law firm community since he focused on clients in the legal industry with partners, associates and legal recruiters as clients and referral sources. In that role, Alex concentrated on the financial metrics affecting Big Law partners, counsels and associates, particularly during career transitions. Read More

Ethan S. Feldman

Ethan joined the Klein Landau team after a decade of law practice in the corporate group of an Am Law 200 law firm. Prior to law school, Ethan was a commercial and private banker at one of the nation’s largest banks. Ethan’s business background and corporate law practice experience lend both a value added perspective to law firms and corporate clients that appreciate the economics and intangibles of an important hire and to candidates that critically analyze the key considerations of a career move.Read More

Andrew Killin

Andrew has been associated with Klein Landau for ten years, first resident in Washington DC and now in Brisbane, Australia. He is principal of Equity Search Partners an Australian national legal search firm with a predominant focus on the placement of lateral partners and other senior appointments with law firm clients. ESP works with international, national, Read More