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.

Cindy Finn, Esq.

Senior Director
Associates, Counsel, and Partners
Washington, D.C.

“I understand the importance of candid, thoughtful career advice. My candidates feel comfortable talking to me because I’m always kind but honest. I’m genuinely invested in their success.”

Cindy specializes in placing top-tier partners, associates, and counsel-level attorneys, as well as in-house counsel. She provides lawyers with career opportunities that allow them to reach their professional and personal goals, while helping clients find the best talent. She takes the time to fully understand practitioners’ priorities and values, and diligently researches until she finds the best options for her candidates.

Cindy joined Mestel & Company in 2014. Previously, she practiced at Arnold & Porter and worked at KPMG’s Washington National Tax Office. She also clerked for The Honorable Joan Zeldon on the D.C. Superior Court for the District of Columbia, interned for The Honorable Stanley Sporkin on the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, the Department of Justice, and was a Summer Associate for Stein, Mitchell & Mezines and for Sonnenschien, Nath & Rosenthal (now Dentons). Before attending law school, she worked in Client Services at Ernst & Young in New York.

Cindy earned her J.D., cum laude, from American University’s Washington College of Law, where she was on Law Review; and she earned a B.S. in Marketing from Lehigh University. She enjoys spending time with her children and staying healthy by working out.

Contact Cindy
cfinn@mestel.com
202.524.6351