About – ESP Legal Search

We represent high-caliber attorneys seeking lateral transitions to top tier firms.

ESP Legal Search is a wholly owned subsidiary of Encore Search Partners, a 25 person Executive Search firm that focuses on headhunting Professional, Technical, & C-Level Executives, nationwide. ESP Legal Search offers a wide range of expert legal recruiting services to meet the changing needs of Firms and Corporate Legal Departments, conveying talent that exceeds our clients’ expectations. We provide our clients with advice and direction, so that they can achieve their career goals and find professional fulfillment.

We are comprised of highly skilled, long-tenured Attorneys, who understand the intricate needs of Associates, Partners, their Firms. Our depth of industry knowledge, network and skill, is unmatched in our field and has earned us a pristine reputation and extraordinary loyalty.

Matthew McFarlane, Managing Director, is a former practicing Attorney & entrepreneur with a proven track record of growing businesses from inception to $20M+ in annual revenue. Scott Kelley, Chief Operating Officer, is a former Board Member of the Association of Legal Administrators, and the son of a Legal Services business owner for over 35 years. Jeremy Jenson, President & CEO has a proven track record of success in starting & scaling several Professional Services firms, all with one core focus in mind, to Exceed Expectations and provide unparalleled Service & Value.

If you’re ready to make a change, or simply curious about what your options are, contact us today.

ESP Legal Search