About

Nancy Newman HeadshotNewman Hawkins Legal Search, the leading legal recruiter in Michigan, specializes in the placement of attorneys in-house at the General Counsel and counsel levels for corporations and non-profits, as well as at leading law firms for partners, associates and practice groups. Although we work with and recruit candidates from Michigan as well as all over the world, our placements are focused in Michigan.

Nancy Newman, a Michigan native and founder of our firm, graduated law school in Michigan, practiced law at a top tier Michigan law firm and is a member of the State Bar of Michigan.

Nancy is deeply embedded in the Michigan legal market–knowing the talent in Michigan as well as the attorneys who wish to return to Michigan.  We are constantly building our attorney pipeline, information systems and referral networks. Newman Hawkins also maintains the highest standards of confidentiality and ethics in the legal recruiting industry.  Our firm has been a member of the National Association of Legal Search Consultants since 1989.


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