Dan Figueroa is a Partner at JM Search and leads the Firm’s Legal Practice. For more than 15 years, Dan has focused exclusively on placing attorneys. He has successfully placed senior level lawyers whose focus areas are in Private Equity, Corporate M&A, Venture Capital & Emerging Companies, Investment Management, Real Estate, Finance, Capital Markets, Patent Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Tax. Dan has also placed attorneys with a focus in various industries including Life Sciences/Healthcare, Technology, Fintech, Industrial, Banking & Finance, Real Estate & Hospitality, EdTech, eCommerce, Services, Government, and Energy. Dan’s clients regularly and repeatedly rely on his experience to attract and close Partners and practice groups at AM Law 100 Law firms, General Counsels, Chief Legal Officers, and other senior legal professionals. He has also been instrumental in facilitating 3 law firm mergers.
Prior to JM Search, Dan worked with one of the top law recruiting firms in the country for over a decade. He started his career at a small legal search firm in Cambridge, MA where he worked for 3 years. Dan is one of the few legal recruiters in the country who graduated college and immediately went into recruiting attorneys.
Dan earned his B.A. in Communications from Curry College. He lives with his wife and four children in Yardley, PA. He lived in Boston from 2003 to 2017. Outside of work, Dan enjoys spending time with his family and being outdoors. He was born in Santiago, Chile and lived in 6 countries by the time he was 15 years old.