Kansas City and Midwest

We are a legal recruiting firm specializing in attorney placements in major national law firms across the Midwest.  We focus on placing lawyers from the Kansas City metropolitan area and across the nation in the most highly regarded law firms in Kansas City, St. Louis, Overland Park and the surrounding region. 

Our principal, founder, and lead legal recruiter, JP Helder, is a former hiring partner at a major international law firm.   In this capacity is helped grow the local office of this firm from four to fifty lawyers, after which he helped to found a highly successful litigation boutique.  He has mentored and assisted the careers of countless lawyers, both young associates and partner colleagues.

JP is recognized nationally for his analysis of the legal market.  The National Law Journal recently quoted JP regarding the state of the markets in the folllowing two articles: 

Recovery is Picking Up the Pace in Chicago

Kansas City Spurs Economy by Investing in New Industries

In the Kansas City market we specialize in placing laterals relocating to Kansas City from other cities.  In this capacity, we have worked with candidates from leading AmLaw and Vault 100 law firms that graduated from top law schools are had other extraordinary academic and other achievements.  We have placed such candidates in small boutiques, mid-sized regional firms, and large international firms based in Kansas City.

Whether you are a partner, associate, or counsel with your existing firm, H3 Counsel is well positioned to help you achieve your objectives.  Please call (816) 929-8388, email us at kc@h3counsel.com.

H3 Counsel Kansas City
and Administrative Office
1715 1/2 West 39th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
phone 816-929-8388
fax 816-337-3809

For Associate candidates, please review our Qualifications Checklist to answer any questions regarding your qualifications to work as an Associate for a major national or international law firm.