Wendy Boone Jaikaran is a Managing Director based in the Houston office where she oversees associate placements and client services in Texas. Wendy has over 7 years recruiting experience focusing on associate, counsel, and partner placements in the Texas market with leading AmLaw firms and high-end boutiques. Her market intelligence and deep understanding of the Texas market, allows her to place attorneys at both firms and companies, where they will have long and successful legal careers.
Before joining Lateral Link, Wendy was a Senior Partner with a national recruiting firm. Prior to recruiting, Wendy spent seven years as an IP litigation associate at a well-respected IP boutique in Houston. She received her J.D. from Thurgood Marshall School of Law and her B.S. in advertising from The University of Texas at Austin.
Outside of work, Wendy enjoys spending time with her husband (Aggie) and daughter. She also loves cooking and arguing over which college football game to watch (UT Longhorns or Texas A&M Aggies).