Welcome to Shuart & Associates

For more than 25 years, Shuart & Associates has been focused on one thing: legal recruiting and consulting. We’ve developed a deep understanding of what law firms and corporate legal departments need. With a focus on building long-term relationships, Shuart & Associates is able to anticipate our clients’ needs, advise them on the latest hiring and compensation issues and consult on growing their business. We offer unique solutions that allow us to build world-class teams today and prepare our clients for tomorrow.

Market Insights

The Secret to Working with a Recruiter….Simple Steps! - It’s all about communication. The more the lines of communication are open the more successful everyone will be. This is... Read more »
Tell Me About Yourself - How do you answer that dreaded interview question “tell me about yourself”?  What should you talk about? How much information... Read more »
Market Salary Changes - With Shuart’s intimate knowledge of the local market, we do track salaries and often can be a source of comparables... Read more »
Do I Stay or Do I Leave (3/3) - Knowing what is making you unhappy in your current situation is important in establishing what course of action comes next. ... Read more »
Do I Stay or Do I Leave? (2/3) - We all have days in our jobs when the thought crosses our mind “I need to get out of here.”  ... Read more »
Do I Stay or Do I Leave? (1/3) - We all have days in our jobs when the thought crosses our mind “I need to get out of here.”  ... Read more »
Will Your First Job be an In-House Job? Not So Fast…. - Lately, I have seen a lot of résumés that are showing attorneys who go into in-house positions directly out of... Read more »
The #1 Partner Consideration in Making a Move - At the recent NALSC annual conference, there were some provocative observations made regarding laterals.  This one, we felt, was particularly... Read more »
Welcome to the Lone Star State - I have been talking to the bigger firms in Texas this past week and they are all wanting that 4-5... Read more »
Are Post- Interview Thank You Notes Necessary? - You can answer this question by asking yourself: is it necessary to say thank you when you’re given a special... Read more »