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.
Vice President of Operations
As Vice President of Operations, Mary manages Mestel’s national team of legal recruiters and researchers as well as oversees its operations. Additionally, she works with CEO Joan Davison to plan, develop, and execute the company’s growth strategy and vision. Mary also provides legal recruiting services to Mestel’s law firm and corporate clients in the New England market. As an experienced recruiter, Mary has a strong record of placing attorneys and groups, with top-tier law firms as well as with corporations throughout New England. She is driven by helping her clients grow through personalized mutual fit. She connects well with her candidates and clients, understands what motivates them, identifies what makes them unique in the market, and then finds growth opportunities on their behalf.
Mary joined Mestel & Company in 2008. Previously, Mary practiced law as a civil litigation attorney at one of Boston’s premier regional firms.
Mary earned her J.D. from Boston University School of Law and B.A. from Colby College. She is a Massachusetts native and lives on the South Shore with her husband, their daughter and their beloved Jack Russell. Outside of work, you can find Mary pursuing her love of cooking and trying out a new recipe, or enjoying all the perks of “coastal living” with her family.