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Dykema Hires Mary Beth Walsh as Director of Lateral Recruiting

May 24, 2019

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the firm has hired Mary Beth Walsh as its Director of Lateral Recruiting. Prior to joining Dykema, Walsh served as Director of Attorney Recruitment & Development at the Chicago-based firm Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP.

Walsh, who will work out of the Firm’s Chicago office, will work closely with Dykema’s Lateral Hiring Member Steve Gistenson and will be responsible for strategically planning, implementing and managing all aspects of firm-wide recruiting and integration efforts relating to lateral recruiting of Members, Senior Counsel and Government Policy Advisors.

“We are excited that Mary Beth has joined Dykema,” said Paul Boken, Dykema’s Chief Operating Officer. “Her experience with legal recruitment will not only help the firm continue its national expansion, but also further enhance its industry-leading integration program.”

Prior to her time with Hinshaw, Walsh served as Professional Hiring Coordinator for Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP in Philadelphia.

Walsh earned a J.D. from Marquette University Law School and B.A. in Public Relations, with a Minor in Business, from Penn State University.