Empire Search has been instrumental in successfully building out the legal departments of some of the most distinguished companies in the world.

From General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officers to junior in-house counsel, Empire Search is a market leader in helping in-house legal departments hire top law firm attorneys and experienced in-house lawyers.


Empire Search’s long-standing relationships with prominent legal departments can provide in-house and law firm attorneys with exclusive opportunities at the most sought-after legal employers, as well as the guidance to help win those jobs.


Empire Search’s in-house clients reap the benefits of a highly experienced legal recruiting team and a prolific network of law firm and in-house legal talent. Empire Search recruiters deliver only well-vetted candidates that accurately meet the needs of the client, drastically reducing the time spent to complete a hire.

General Counsel

The General Counsel role has become one of the most challenging corporate leadership positions—and one of the most difficult for legal departments to effectively fill. Empire Search has deep experience with the meticulous process of recruiting General Counsel and routinely partners with General Counsel in assembling their teams.

Empire Search recruiters take the time to educate themselves on the unique culture of every in-house legal department with whom they work. Empire Search ensures that candidates are a match to the economic, ethical, and diversity priorities of each in-house client.