Suzanne Kane is a Managing Director of Mlegal Group. She concentrates on partners and groups in law firms seeking to make lateral moves. Due to her deep network throughout the United States, her practice is national.
For over twenty years before joining Mlegal Group, Suzanne worked with Jones Day, Latham & Watkins and Dentons concentrating on partner recruiting and development. Suzanne has recruited and integrated partners in all major practice areas from virtually every major U.S. law firm into the firms she has represented. In so doing, she has developed an insider’s understanding of the cultures, management styles, strengths and weaknesses of each law firm in the market. Having served on two major law-firm merger and integration teams, Suzanne has a unique grasp of internal law firm operations and decision-making. She has been a designer and regular industry contributor on the topic of best practices in partner acquisition and retention. Moreover, through her partner development work, Suzanne has developed a detailed understanding of the operations of each major practice area. Rarely can one find a search professional with Suzanne’s depth of knowledge of practice and law-firm operations and a skill set that is perfect for finding the best fit for partners and groups.