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Mary Beth Walsh Director of Lateral Recruiting


Marquette University Law School, J.D.

Pennsylvania State University, B.A.

Mary Beth Walsh is responsible for collaborating with Dykema’s National Hiring Member, Department Directors, Practice and Industry Group Leaders as well as Office Managing Members in all of their Lateral Member and Senior Counsel recruiting efforts for Dykema’s 13 offices. She is also responsible for lateral associate recruiting for Dykema’s Chicago office. She has nearly 15 years of experience attracting, recruiting and integrating lateral attorneys. Mary Beth previously worked at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP for five years, overseeing all levels of attorney recruitment and development. Prior to that, she spent six years at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP in Philadelphia, where she focused on summer associate and lateral associate recruiting.

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

Memberships & Involvement

  • NALP (National Association for Law Placement), Member

  • NALSC (National Association of Legal Search Consultants), Member
  • CALPA (Chicago Association of Legal Personnel Administrators), Member