Jonathan Birenbaum
Senior Director
Office: New York
School: St. John’s University School of Law, J.D.
"Jonathan proved to very knowledgeable of the North-American legal landscape, a good listener and effective in all his dealings with me."

-Chambers & Partners recognized international tax partner

Jonathan Birenbaum is a Senior Director at Lateral Link.  Based in the New York office, Jonathan specializes in the recruitment of partners, counsel, associates and groups on behalf of law firms and attorneys for in-house counsel roles with top companies in the New York area, the US, Canada and internationally. He also actively works on large group acquisitions, as well as law firm mergers, in the US and Canada.

Before joining Lateral Link in 2012, Jonathan was a Director of Recruiting with a well-established legal recruiting company for five years after practicing law as a litigator with a national litigation firm and boutique litigation firm in Manhattan, as well as serving as an Assistant Attorney General with the New York State Attorney General’s Office and as an Assistant Corporation Counsel with The City of New York.  Jonathan holds a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law and a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.