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Anita is a Director based in our London office. She started her career with a leading New Zealand firm, before moving to Sydney in 1997 where she became a well known recruitment consultant in the legal sector. Anita moved to London in 2001, where she worked for a leading recruitment company, before joining the London office of Clifford Chance where she managed the firm’s lateral recruitment, including running major international recruitment campaigns in a number of overseas jurisdictions and working with partners and management of the firm to advise on issues such as recruitment, retention and remuneration. Anita’s practice primarily includes partner search assignments in London for US and UK firms, she also places a number of Associates from Canada and London into top law firms in New York. Having worked both as a consultant and recruitment manager, Anita is well placed to advise candidates on their career path and assist them in their job search. She is also able to consult to law firms on the range of challenges they face in the lateral partner and associate recruitment process. Anita has advised on strategic issues associated with lateral partner hires, such as breaking and extending partnership lock step, flexible working in law firms and alternative remuneration models.