Client Testimonials

  • CLS Legal Staffing really came through for us when we were trying to fill a very unique opening for a legal secretary.  Simone responded to our requests by providing us with a large selection of not only qualified candidates, but candidates who were also a perfect fit for the culture of our firm.  The team listened and took the time to understood how best to meet our needs and this spoke volumes about their client service.  They were very responsive and efficient throughout the entire process and we will certainly be using them again for future hires. 

    Jennifer A. Thomas, Human Resources Manager

    Reed Smith LLP

  • I recently used CLS Legal Staffing to hire a part-time legal assistant for my suburban law practice. I immediately received resumes for a variety of well qualified individuals. Within a very short period of time, I met and selected a candidate for the job. I was impressed with the efficiency of the individuals I worked with at CLS, the prompt responses to my communications, and, as indicated above, the quality of the candidates presented. I will most definitely use CLS for my future staffing needs.

    Annette B. Hurley, Partner

    Hurley Law Office, LLC

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    We had a unique legal assistant need for our growing legal department.  Simone at CLS carefully assessed our needs and found us a candidate that was no less than a perfect fit.  Going far beyond standard recruiting efforts, Simone showed her expertise in carefully assessed our needs and matching that with the candidates she presented.  CLS will be a resource going forward.

     

    David Mahoney, PHR, Human Resource Consultant

    Coverdell & Company INC.

  • “CLS Legal Staffing is one of the most professional and client-friendly legal staffing companies in Chicago. Our company has very specific needs in regards to staffing legal teammates and CLS Legal Staffing truly cared about our staffing requirements. They ask the right questions and quickly provided us with the perfect candidate for our staffing needs.”

    Jennifer Cullerton, Senior Coordinator, Human Resources

    BFS Retail & Commercial Operations, LLC

  • “Simone has been very strategic and timely with providing legal personnnel to our company. I also appreciate her positive personality and it is a pleasure to partner with her through CLS Staffing for our legal staffing needs.”

    Karen Evertsen, Sr. Corporate Staffing Consultant

    Abraxis Bioscience

  • “I recently started working with CLS Legal Staffing as we had a need to hire a paralegal and our current methods of recruiting were not meeting our needs. Simone at CLS assisted us with the search and we ended up hiring one of the candidates they presented to us. Since then, we are now using them for two additional searches. CLS was efficient in their search and presented quality candidates.”

    Carrie Novak, PHR, Assistant Director of Human Resources

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation

  • “All you need to do is look at the number of candidate testimonials from Latham & Watkins paralegals to see how many top quality candidates Simone Green of CLS Legal Staffing has found for the firm. Our paralegal program has been growing tremendously in the past few years and I can count on CLS Legal Staffing to research the job requirements and present the top candidates that match the position—whether it be in the litigation or transactional areas. Simone’s expertise has helped us reduce the time we waste on screening candidates who don’t match the job requirements and helped us find and focus on recruiting the top candidates available in the Chicago market.”

    Barbara Pipchok, Senior Paralegal & Paralegal Coordinator

    Latham & Watkins

  • “CLS’s efforts in determining client needs and goals are superior. This skill, combined with timely follow up and extensive candidate search capabilities, makes them an extremely effective resource for the legal employer.”

    Kenneth J. Nemec, Jr., Hiring Partner

    Goldstine, Skrodzki, Russian, Nemec and Hoff, Ltd.

  • “CLS was very accommodating and provided quality paralegal staff to meet our specific needs.”

    Judith Borenstein, General Counsel

    Swedish Covenant Hospital

  • “I was very impressed with the professional attention and honest communication I received from CLS Legal Staffing. They provided an array of quality candidates during our search process. I expect top quality service and CLS delivered.”

    Jeff Schelinski, Administrative Director

    Levin & Schreder, Ltd.

  • “CLS helped us to staff a new internal trademark function in our company. They identified several highly qualified candidates in a short time, which allowed us to make great choices for each of the positions to be filled. We couldn't be happier.”

    Stuart Graff, Sr. Counsel and Director of Intellectual Property Law

    Newell Rubbermaid

  • “We found our most recent paralegal hire through CLS Legal Staffing. We had very specialized needs, and CLS Legal Staffing was able to present us with a range of highly qualified candidates. Their staff also was helpful in closing the deal. In the end, their support enabled us to hire a great paralegal.”

    Douglas N. Masters, Esq.,

    Loeb & Loeb