Vanessa Russell, PHR, SHRM-CP

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak and Stewart, P.C.

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Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak and Stewart, P.C.


Law firm recruiter with experience in attorney recruiting across the firm's 51 offices nationwide. Responsible for firm's Recruiting & Retention Department, administering lateral as well as entry level attorney recruitment and summer associate programs. Oversee the recruitment and retention efforts of staff Firm-wide.

- Manage lateral and entry level attorney recruiting across all offices
- Oversee staff recruiting Firm-wide
- Coordinate Summer Associate Program
- Attend National Diversity Job Fairs on behalf of the Firm
- Review candidate submissions
- Handle correspondence and relationships with candidates and outside agencies
- Draft position advertisements
- Manage relationships with job boards and strategic placement of job advertising
- Analyze data for internal firm reports
- Work closely with Human Resources and Diversity & Inclusion
- Help create and implement Firm policy as it pertains to Recruiting and Retention efforts
- Empower and support Recruiting Team to meet Firm's recruiting needs

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