Search. Discover. Connect

As the world’s preeminent Legal Search Firm, we inspire law firms and corporations to navigate complex questions with human answers.

Sheppard Brown is a global legal search firm that supports the world’s leading law firms and corporations with the assessment and acquisition of exceptional lawyers. We have built a reputation for our commitment to think ahead and bring original solutions to our clients’ most complex legal talent acquisition challenges.

What We Do

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We partner with legal executives within public and private corporations and not for profits to provide board advisory services, retained executive search and executive assessment on in-house counsel searches as well as succession planning and leadership. Read more.

Law Firm Management

We have an unparalleled understanding of the business challenges facing the legal industry including pressures arising from economic forces, fierce competition, technology advances, evolving client expectations and changes arising from Covid-19. Read more.

Our Values

Guiding With Truth & Honesty

We operate ethically, honestly and in the best interests of our clients. Our work is based on seeking the right answer, not the easy answer. You can count on our honest perspectives, unrivalled advice, and timely responsiveness. We always put your interests first.

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Delivering Impact

By applying what we learn to be recognized as experts by our clients in our practice area focuses. Being insanely curious and challenge the norm through becoming lifetime learners. Purposely developing ourselves and mentoring others to achieve true potential.

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Concise Communication

As a company, communication is an all-encompassing core value for us. Communication draws our people, and all those with whom we work, together and ensures the right information reaches the right people at the right time.

Turning on Our Network

Individually we are strong, but collectively we are stronger.  Working as one firm, we are able to leverage our entire network across industries and practices, to bring you the expertise and people.