Clinton Lewis, JD & MBA – Founder & President
Clinton is an experienced Legal Recruiter and Business Developer with 10+ years of collective success in legal recruiting & staffing, eDiscovery and business development within the legal, financial services, compliance and technology industries. He has an incomparable ability and talent in developing and sustaining solid relationships with his loyal clientele and candidates. He is an expert at connecting people to one another through the art of recruitment. He is well known in the legal industry for his understanding, knowledge and exceptional client service.
Clinton originally started his legal career as a Sr. Litigation Paralegal with Paul Hastings. He joined Law Resources in 2005 and quickly became an integral part of the team, handling the full cycle recruiting & staffing process and business development for (perm and temp) attorneys, paralegals and legal staff. He relocated to New York City in 2007 to join Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) where he was trained and specialized in senior associate and partner level placements for the Partner Practice Group. In 2010, he was asked and promoted over to assist in the birth MLA’s legal recruiting & staffing division, Inside Edge Legal (IEL), where he handled the full cycle recruiting & staffing process and business development for (perm and temp) attorneys, paralegals and compliance specialists. Since leaving IEL, he has worked for other agencies in New York City where he handled the full cycle recruiting & staffing process and business development for (perm and temp) placements and specialized small and large scale eDiscovery for attorneys, paralegals and compliance specialists. His commitment to legal recruiting, continuous business, and testimonials received from clients and candidates led Clinton to open the doors of Lewis Search Group.
Clinton earned his JD from Emory University, MBA in HR Management and Masters of Arts in Secondary Education from the University of Phoenix (campus), and BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In his spare time, he enjoys writing, gym, playing volleyball and tennis, rooting for the Chicago White Sox and spending time with family, friends and Niko, his Yorkie.
At Lewis Search Group, Clinton’s focus is on leading the firm’s client development and recruiting services strategy for the perm and temp staffing practices. His responsibilities will also include working with New York-based law firm and corporate legal department clients to help manage their complex legal workload with customized recruiting & staffing solutions.
Contact Clinton directly for more information regarding recruiting or potential business partnerships at 646.535.4730 or Clinton@LewisSearchGroup.com