Mestel & Company's Recognized Consultants

Our greatest strength lies in our exceptional team of industry-recognized placement consultants, who are dedicated to candor, integrity, and the highest quality of service. They provide expert guidance and valuable knowledge from having strong relationships with each client’s key decision makers and conducting diligent market research. We know that the combination of intelligence, effort, experience, and sensitivity to the importance of every attorney’s career trajectory creates excellent results. Our success is proven through the company’s thousands of outstanding placements and in the unwavering loyalty of our clients and attorneys.

Christian Wickwire, Esq.

Senior Executive Director
Associates, Counsel, and Partners
Washington, DC

“I get the most satisfaction from matching the business and personal needs of my candidates with the strategic objectives of our clients in mind. I want to give them the confidence of knowing they have a dependable professional who is working hard to help them achieve their goals.”

Christian supports searches and makes placements for associates, counsel, and partners. As a native of the DC area and with more than 15 years of experience in the legal industry, he provides his candidates with an insider’s perspective of the legal field and the multitude of options available to attorneys at all points in their career. Christian has placed dozens of partners, associates and in-house counsel attorneys with top-tier law firms and corporations.

Christian joined Mestel & Company in 2007. Previously, he was a business and security litigator in the New York office of Weil, Gotshal & Manges and the Washington, DC office of Goodwin Procter.

Christian earned his J.D. from the Boston University School of Law and his B.A. from Franklin & Marshall College, where he was a member of the tennis team. He still loves to get on the court when the opportunity arises but now plays mostly squash.

Contact Christian
cwickwire@mestel.com
202.524.6363