Hanover, Maryland (PRWEB) May 16, 2012
Inside Edge Legal (IEL), the legal contract staffing affiliate of Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA), the world's leading legal search firm, today announced the addition of William T. Mooney as a Managing Director and Betsy Key as a Professional Recruiter in its Washington, D.C. office. IEL provides attorneys with associate, in-house and partner-level experience for substantive contract work for law firm and in-house legal departments and specialized legal advisory services.
“We continue to see an increasing need for flexible workforce solutions in the legal industry,” says Greg Richter, IEL’s Global Practice Leader. “By continuing to build our ranks with strong, experienced staffing professionals such as Bill and Betsy, IEL is rapidly becoming the market leader in providing innovative personnel solutions for our clients and rewarding engagements for our legal professionals.”
As Managing Director, Mooney oversees business development, client delivery and recruiter leadership of IEL in the Washington, D.C. office. Prior to joining IEL, Mooney worked for Aerotek, the largest operating unit of IEL and MLA’s parent company, the Allegis Group. As the Director of Business Operations for Aerotek’s offices throughout central Maryland, Mooney was responsible for all aspects of sales, recruiting, strategic planning, hiring, training and P&L management while directing more than 55 employees. His team provided recruiting and staffing services to a diverse array of industries including engineering, biotechnology and construction management. During Mooney’s tenure the central Maryland team was recognized for consistently producing top performers and industry experts who served as mentors for account managers and recruiters throughout the east coast. Mooney received his B.S. in economics from Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland.
Prior to joining IEL, Key served as Director of Recruitment for Hudson Legal, a global staffing agency specializing in temporary placement of attorneys. There she was recognized for her exceptional responsiveness and courtesy to candidates and clients. Before her career in recruitment, Key worked as an attorney, consulting on cases on a project basis concerning intellectual property, False Claims Act, and employment issues. Her clients included leading firms such as Crowell & Moring, Morgan Lewis and Sidley Austin. Key earned a B.A. in political science from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law. During law school, Key clerked for the U.S. Attorney’s Office Civil Division in Washington, D.C. She holds active bar licenses in the District of Columbia and the state of North Carolina.
Inside Edge Legal
Inside Edge Legal (IEL) is designed to assist law firms and corporations in managing the complex and often unanticipated demands of legal workloads without adding permanent resources. We offer specialized legal advisory services and partner with our clients to deliver high quality contract attorneys and specialized paralegals for special projects and staff augmentation. Further information about Inside Edge Legal can be found at http://www.InsideEdgeLegal.com.
Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at http://www.mlaglobal.com.
IEL and MLA are members of the Allegis Group family of companies, the world’s largest privately-held staffing company. The Allegis team includes mores than 8,000 internal employees and 100,000 contract employees working with customers around the world. Allegis Group’s success rests on its proven process of understanding clients’ specific needs and delivering the right solutions supported by the absolute best match of talent. Additional information can be found at http://www.allegisgroup.com.
For more information, please contact
Global Practice Leader, Inside Edge Legal