We offer private equity clients our 30+ years of combined legal and recruiting expertise, our extensive network of elite attorneys in Chicago and across the country, and our unique understanding of your focus on portfolio company growth and, eventually, your exit strategy.


In-House Attorneys are Valuable

Hiring attorneys for your firm and your portfolio companies provides corporate, financial and strategic efficiencies.

  • In-house attorneys know where to focus both internal and external time and resources

  • Legal knowledge and strong business acumen are a winning combination that adds value to your management team

  • In-house attorneys are already knowledgeable about your company

  • Accessible in-house attorneys promote collaboration and minimize risk


Core Competencies of a Portfolio Company Attorney

EpsteinSchwartz Legal Search understands that private equity-backed portfolio companies have highly specialized hiring needs. Portfolio company attorneys must:

  • Understand the unique complexities of the private equity model

  • Be collaborative, self-starting, and able to take ownership of problems
  • Possess strong business and finance acumen

  • Focus on exit strategy

  • Have a risk orientation

  • Be strategic and decisive

All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.  We look forward to hearing from you.

We are targeted and deliberate in our business approach. By working only with clients that share our collaborative philosophy, we are able to provide the highest standard of service. We know your firm’s personality and what matters to you.


Why EpsteinSchwartz?

After each placement, we continue to build a long-term relationship with you to meet your ongoing legal hiring needs as your attorneys move on or up and as your firm or company grows and changes.