Divya Bala

PARTNER

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Divya has been a legal recruiter since 2008 and joined Lippman Jungers in 2014. She has worked with law firm upper management to place significant individuals and groups at a number of the top AM Law 100 firms. She has also opened offices for top tier firms in both Southern and Northern California.

Divya has placed a significant number of Chambers rated partners and practice group leaders in areas like private equity, M&A, and intellectual property. She has partnered with a number of the top AmLaw firms to succeed on challenging searches for partners and groups. She has knowledge of a wide range of practice areas and jurisdictions including corporate and securities, mergers & acquisitions, private equity, capital markets, intellectual property, commercial litigation, investment management, healthcare and life sciences, bankruptcy & restructuring, and real estate. Her clients value her knowledge of the marketplace, her professionalism and confidentiality, her contacts at all levels of firm management, and her personable nature.

Prior to joining Lippman Jungers, Divya was a Branch Director overseeing the Los Angeles office of Robert Half Legal where she was consistently one of the top recruiters in the country.

Divya earned her B.A from Creighton University, where she was also the captain of the tennis team. She earned her J.D. from Saint Louis University. Divya has a diverse background having lived in the United Kingdom, India, and many different cities throughout the United States. She currently resides in Los Angeles with her family.

RECENT PLACEMENTS

  • Willkie Adds Private Equity Partner Caleb Vesey from Kirkland & Ellis

  • Sidley Austin Adds Cynthia Bai in Debt Finance from Cooley in Palo Alto

  • Jason Levin, Co-Managing Partner of Steptoe’s Los Angeles Office joins Alston & Bird

  • Entertainment Transactions Lawyer Steve Hurdle joins Willie Farr

  • Real Estate and Hospitality Partner Lynn Cadwalader joins Manatt

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