Jordan S. Rosenthal

Jordan Rosenthal is a Partner with Empire Search Partners. He focuses on the company’s National Partner Practice, working closely with leading national and international law firms as well as executive level in-house searches. Jordan also represents senior attorneys in the federal government seeking to enter private practice and he is considered one of the country’s premiere recruiters for his work in the energy sector. He is responsible for some of the most significant and high profile lateral partner and practice group placements in the energy industry. 

Jordan divides his time between the firm’s offices in Washington, DC and New York. Prior to joining Empire Search Partners, Jordan was a Director in the Partners, Groups & Mergers Division in the Miami and Washington, DC, offices of another leading national search firm.  As a member of a team that was involved in numerous law firm mergers and group acquisitions, Jordan was particularly instrumental in the launching of a new office for one of the leading litigation firms in the country. Prior to becoming a search professional, Jordan practiced for several years as a commercial litigator in New York City.

Before practicing law, Jordan founded and managed a pioneering Internet company, becoming the exclusive provider of all fantasy sports games for His company was later sold to Fox Sports, a division of News Corporation. Jordan received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and his B.A. degree from Lehigh University.