Alison and Michelle have outstanding credentials and diverse professional backgrounds, and will add knowledge, experience, and passion to our dynamic team, continuing to carry out our brand and reputation serving today’s new legal economy.”
New York, NY (PRWEB) May 16, 2016
Mestel & Company, a leading national attorney placement company established in 1987, has announced the appointments to two key leadership roles. Alison Chin has joined as Executive Director of Marketing and Michelle Williams has joined as Director of Human Resources.
“Alison and Michelle have outstanding credentials and diverse professional backgrounds, and will add knowledge, experience, and passion to our dynamic team, continuing to carry out our brand and reputation serving today’s new legal economy,” stated Lynn Mestel, CEO and Chairman. “For nearly 30 years, our company has developed the careers of attorneys, built best in class legal teams and effectuated law firm mergers. At Mestel, it’s who you know.”
As Executive Director of Marketing, Alison will direct and execute the company’s marketing initiatives, with a focus on marketing strategy and brand positioning. Before joining our team, Alison worked in marketing at Fred Alger Management, Inc., an investment management company. Her previous experience includes various roles at Morgan Stanley, AllianceBernstein, and Dreisbach Design, Inc. Alison earned her M.B.A. in Quantitative Finance and Entertainment/Media from New York University Stern School of Business and B.A. in Economics and Art History from Rutgers University – New Brunswick.
As Director of Human Resources, Michelle Williams will lead all human resources functions, with an emphasis on company culture and employee engagement. Michelle brings more than a decade of human resources experience, which includes corporations such as Target, Duane Reade and FreshDirect. Michelle earned her B.A. in Business Administration from Metropolitan College of New York. She also completed the coursework for her M.S. in Human Resource Management with honors. Michelle was awarded the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI).
About Mestel & Company
Mestel & Company, a leading national attorney placement company established in 1987, specializes in assisting the careers of individual associates, partners and in-house counsel as well as effectuating the movement of legal teams and law firm mergers. Our experienced recruiters have first-hand knowledge of the practices and cultures of law firms and in-house legal departments, making us the acknowledged leader in our field. Mestel & Company is the only 100% employee owned company in the attorney placement industry, ensuring that each of our recruiters, as an owner, provides best in class service and is committed to the needs and sensitivity of our attorneys.