About Us

McCormack Schreiber is Chicago's premier legal search firm. Founded in 1998, McCormack Schreiber is a long time leader in Chicago, providing an unparalleled legal search and placement resource for law firms and corporate legal departments alike.

Our extensive recruiting services include the placement of:



Practice Groups/Mergers

In-House Counsel

Contract/Temporary Attorneys


We welcome the opportunity to work closely with you to meet all of your legal hiring needs.

  • Law firms and companies respect McCormack Schreiber. They are consummate professionals and understand that it’s not just about getting the placement, it’s about securing the right placement for both the company and the candidate.

    Senior Managing Director and General Counsel

    Financial Services Firm
  • Amy and Gay lead an amazing team. Everyone adds value to the process. They maintain an ethical environment and always deliver quality service at the highest level. The professionals at McCormack Schreiber share a philosophy and core values regarding how they work with clients. It’s a unified approach, strengthened by outstanding communication. I can rely on them.

    Legal Recruiting Manager

    Large International Law Firm
  • McCormack Schreiber’s assistance and guidance was very helpful and they genuinely cared about finding me the right opportunity, and they did. They know exactly what’s going on in the market. Their understanding of the various firms’ cultures and expectations is an invaluable resource.

    Commercial Finance Associate

    Placed at Large International Law Firm
  • I would recommend McCormack Schreiber to anyone looking for great insight and career guidance.

    Litigation Associate

    Placed at Top Litigation Boutique