Richard Brock is a seasoned legal search consultant, attorney career coach and former practicing lawyer. He has founded several businesses which operate in the legal industry including two attorney recruiting companies. He has worked with dozens of law firms and corporate legal departments and hundreds of attorneys across the country. His experience and expertise covers legal talent acquisition, strategic growth initiatives, lateral attorney placements and law firm mergers. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law and Washington & Lee University. Brock’s companies have received numerous awards and recognition for success and growth including Inc. 500 and Inc. 5000 Awards for fastest growing companies in America.
Brad Hawley is a veteran of the recruiting and legal services industries whose experience has made him a highly effective legal talent broker. He concentrates on client management, spending most of his time with medium to large law firms throughout the southeastern region of the U.S. His activities focus on dissecting client recruitment needs, developing search criteria, and managing candidates through the interview process.
Delene has been in the recruiting business for over 15 years and has been highly successful in recruiting for a wide range of industries. For the past five years, her focus has been on legal recruiting and she has successfully recruited both partner-level and associate-level attorneys for a variety of positions including large firms, smaller firms and in-house legal departments. Before concentrating her efforts on recruiting for lawyers, her industry experience included insurance, accounting, banking and finance, HR, IT, legal and more. Delene serves her clients by utilizing a combination of research skills, business contacts, and an extensive personal network to achieve the hiring needs of the client firms and companies. Delene’s clients have ranged from small, privately held firms to Fortune 1000 businesses.
Doug has 10+ years of experience in recruiting top-level sales professionals, marketing talent, and building executive management teams, including sales managers, business managers, human resource directors, and engineers. At OnBoard, Doug applies his expertise in executive recruitment to the legal industry, working with the most prestigious law firms in the Southeast and a wide variety of in-house legal departments. Doug works directly with hiring managers and candidates, serving as a trusted advisor throughout the recruitment process, and leading our critical role searches.
Ashley Watkins Umbach has worked with physicians for 25 years. A noted expert in the field of healthcare compliance, she established a consulting service to provide guidance to physicians and office administrators seeking to satisfy the rules and regulations that affect the medical profession. She also worked at ProAssurance, where she spoke to physicians and practices across the country about the latest legal, technological and clinical developments in medicine and the way these impact daily practice. She has given speeches nationwide on topics ranging from effective documentation in EHRs to cybersecurity. Ashley also practiced law at Starnes Davis Florie where she defended doctors, hospitals and other healthcare providers in medical liability actions. She graduated from the University of Virginia and received her law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law.