Amanda K. Brady


Major Lindsey & Africa
Organization Type: Vendor
Position/Title: Partner & Global Practice Leader - Law Firm Management
Functional Area: HR/Placement
Year of Induction:

521 Fifth Ave., 5th Flr.
New York, NY 10175
USA

Business Phone: 212.202.3982
abrady@mlaglobal.com
www.mlaglobal.com
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Amanda K. Brady is a Partner at Major, Lindsey & Africa and the Global Practice Leader of the Law Firm Management practice. Amanda has more than 15 years of executive and legal search experience, over 10 of which have been focused on building executive management teams for AmLaw 100 and 200 firms. Amanda has spent her career in the legal industry, originally in administration for an AmLaw 100 firm and then in search for a New York-based legal search firm and a national executive search firm. As a result, she has a depth of knowledge and understanding of the challenges the legal industry has faced and the transformations law firms and corporate legal departments have had to undergo to meet changing market demands. Identifying talented professionals who can help their organizations successfully and profitably navigate these waters is her specialty.

Amanda earned a M.S. in Law Firm Management from The George Washington University and is the only executive search professional to hold that degree. She earned a B.B.A. in Management, summa cum laude, with minors in Marketing and Latin American Studies from University of Houston. She also holds a Yellow Belt certification in Six Sigma, specifically Legal Lean Sigma.

EDUCATION

  • The George Washington University, M.S.
  • University of Houston B.B.A.

CITATION UPON INDUCTION INTO THE COLLEGE

Amanda Brady is a partner and the global practice leader of Major, Lindsey & Africa’s Law Firm Management Practice. One of 15 recruiters named in LawDragon’s “100 Leading Legal Consultants and Strategists for 2016,” Amanda has more than 15 years of executive and legal search experience, focused on building executive management teams for AmLaw 100 and 200 firms. Her knowledge and understanding of the challenges the legal industry faces and the transformations law firms and corporate legal departments have undergone have positioned her to adeptly identify talented professionals who can help their organizations successfully—and profitably—navigate the legal landscape.
—Nominated by Tea Hoffman and Tim Corcoran, October 2017