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Kimberly r. Yagelski

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff

Chicago, IL, USA

Kimberly Yagelski directs the legal recruiting and attorney development at McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP. She has more than 12 years of experience in the legal recruiting and development industry, and manages all professional legal hiring, including summer associates, law clerks, entry-level, and lateral attorneys, as well as technical advisors and patent agents. Ms. Yagelski works closely with the Recruiting and Education Committees to recruit qualified candidates to the firm and to integrate attorneys, law clerks and technical advisors into their practice area. She also helps attorneys maintain MCLE compliance and is responsible for the implementation of training programs for attorneys and technical advisors at all levels.

Ms. Yagelski has presented on associate training and development, retention, and market trends for the Professional Development Consortium and the Center for Competitive Management.

B.A., Ithaca College, Summa Cum Laude

Professional Leadership
Chicago Association of Legal Personnel Administrators
  • Former President
  • Former Secretary
  • Former Treasurer
National Association for Law Placement
  • Nominating Committee Representative for the Midwest, 2010-2011
  • Regional Coordinator for the Midwest, 2009-2010
  • Technology Advisory Group
Professional Development Consortium

Community Leadership
Glenview Community Church
  • Executive Board
  • Women's Association
  • Chancel Choir
Metropolitan Family Services
  • Senior Outreach Programming
Glenview Theatre Guild
  • Former Board Member

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