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Chief of Staff to Managing Partner 

Large Multinational Law Firm
MBA or J.D. to Function as COS


LOCATION: New York, NY – Midtown Manhattan

THE ORGANIZATION: Large International Law Firm 


COMPENSATION: Base salary to $150K+, Competitive Bonus, Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage; Life, ADD, Excellent Paid Time Off and Vacation; 401K; All Firm Amenities, Commuter Benefits, and much more.  Exceptional culture and noted as one of the best law firms to work for globally.   


SUMMARY: As a Senior Advisor, this Chief of Staff role will provide high-quality support to the Firmwide Managing Partner by overseeing special projects, initiatives, and ongoing priorities and projects.




  • Provide executive level advice and support to the Managing Partner

  • Function with autonomy and work on special projects to meet the Managing Partner’s priorities and additional inter-departmental projects as requested.  Ensure timely follow up of matters that are highly confidential and require discretion

  • Interface and establish an ongoing positive relationship with the Managing Partner and the Executive Committee

  • Help identify and coordinate the Managing Partner’s "day to day" agenda and identify metrics to measure progress and success in projects and operations

  • Draft and proofread highly confidential correspondence as well as other legal and non-legal documents; 

  • Leverage the Managing Partner’s time, attend meetings and calls on the behalf of the Managing Partner;

  • Serve as an ex officio member of the World Leadership Team; attend Administrative Leadership and Operations meetings; serve as ex officio member of other Committees as assigned

  • Assist in the preparation of time-keeping, travel, expense reports and other personnel records;

  • Oversee the production of communications prepared on behalf of the Managing Partner

  • Work closely with the Executive Committee and key stakeholders




  • MBA or JD required; former practicing attorney preferred

  • 5+ years of executive level project management experience in a law firm

  • Track record of developing effective partnerships across disparate groups to organize and facilitate decisions and ensure successful implementation

  • Managerial experience as an effective, versatile and action-oriented communicator

  • Superb judgment, sound reason and unquestioned integrity

  • Ability to remain calm and function under pressure in a constantly changing environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively, diplomatically and with decorum


TO APPLY:  If your experience meets the requirements of this Chief of Staff position, please submit your resume in Word format, if possible. Thank you




Mary Suneetha

Managing Director

Filcro Legal Staffing

295 Madison Avenue
New York, NY  10017


Resume Submission Link


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