Shilton Sharpe Quarry appoints three new Directors
Shilton Sharpe Quarry (SSQ), the leading international legal search and recruitment consultancy, is pleased to announce it has promoted three of its consultants to Director level. Laila Coffey and Laura Field, who co-lead the UK in-house legal recruitment team, and Matt Franklin, who leads SSQ’s interims business, SSQ Interim Solutions, are now all Directors within the business.
These promotions bring the total number of Directors at SSQ to 13 and bring the percentage of female Directors to almost 40%.
Speaking about the promotions, SSQ’s Chief Executive, Nick Shilton said:
“This is a very exciting time for SSQ. We are rapidly growing and I am delighted that we have been able to promote three further consultants to Director level to help to take us forward in 2016. Laila, Laura and Matt have each played significant roles in the development of their respective teams over the last few years, and I am confident that next few years will be as equally successful.”
Notes to editors
Shilton Sharpe Quarry (‘SSQ’) is a leading international legal search and recruitment consultancy Founded in 2003, SSQ has now grown to over 130 staff. It has a unique geographic footprint with offices in London, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Paris, Madrid, Milan, Rome, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Singapore, with additional coverage in the MENA and CIS/CEE regions, as well as the USA, Australasia, South Africa and Switzerland.
SSQ operates a global business and with consultants in multiple jurisdictions it has access to local and international talent, as well as an in-depth understanding of each local market.
SSQ recruits across the private practice and in-house markets, dealing with roles at all levels of seniority, from newly qualified and associate to senior partner and senior/global legal counsel.
The SSQ Interim Solutions team also works within private practice and in-house, placing lawyers of all levels into interim, contract and temporary positions. They also place other non-qualified legal professionals on a permanent, contract or temporary basis.