DC Legal Recuiter Adds Managing Director 2

DC Legal Recuiter Adds Managing Director


Donahue (2)LawFuel.com – January 27, 2014, Washington, DC – Garrison & Sisson, DC’s premier attorney search firm, announced today that Justine Donahue has joined as a Managing Director in the firm’s Associate Division. Justine, a seasoned lawyer in antitrust matters, comes to the recruiting firm with a diverse background in private practice, the Federal government, and academia. 

“Justine is an exciting addition to our team,” said Matt Schwartz, head of the Associate Division at Garrison & Sisson. “Her prior legal experience gives her a deep appreciation of our greatest strength —identifying ideal candidates not only in terms of professional capabilities, but also with regard to cultural fit and work style.  Moreover, she has an ideal personality for recruiting.”

Ms. Donahue’s experience includes serving as an antitrust associate at Frommer Lawrence & Haug, a trial attorney at the Department of Justice in the Antitrust Division, and an associate with a litigation boutique, Cohen Milstein.  She also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Legal Rhetoric at American University Washington College of Law, where she graduated, cum laude, in 2000 and served as a Senior Staff Member on the Law Review.  She earned her undergraduate degree from Lehigh University. 

“When I decided to transition to recruiting, I sought to join a search firm that practiced recruiting with the same professionalism in which I practiced law.  After practicing in the DC legal market for over 10 years and having been exposed to numerous recruiters, I selected Garrison & Sisson based on its reputation and people,” Ms. Donahue said. “I’m looking forward to developing relationships with clients and candidates, learning about their needs and putting together the perfect match.”

About Garrison & Sisson

Since 1986, Garrison & Sisson’s recruiters have placed more than 1,000 attorneys in Washington, DC law firms and corporations.  These include placements at every one of the largest 50 law firm offices in Washington, DC and a large majority of the elite boutiques.  With a team of experienced recruiters and recruiting support specialists, Garrison & Sisson is one of the oldest and the largest search firms in the Washington, DC region. The firm recently launched a new website at www.g-s.com and can also be reached at (202) 429-5630.


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