Donna is the Director of Lateral Recruitment & Professional Development at AGG. Working in alignment with the firm’s strategic plan, Donna is responsible for developing and executing the firm’s lateral partner recruitment program including recruiting, onboarding and integrating new partners to the firm. Working with firm leadership, Donna helps identify talent needs and sourcing options for recruiting talent, develops and maintains relationships with recruitment agencies and candidates, and serves as an onboarding resource for a lateral partner throughout their first year at the firm. In addition, Donna leads the firm’s professional development initiative where she works closely with the firm’s practice group leaders and professional development partner in managing the mentorship program, associate training, and transition to partner programs. She is committed to advancing and evolving the professional development program to a platform that provides the highest value to its participants and the firm. Donna serves as an active member of the firm’s Diversity Committee and Hiring Committee.
Donna has more than 15 years of experience in the recruiting industry, including nearly three years at an AmLaw 100 firm, and more than six years as a recruiting consultant.
Donna earned a B.A. in English and Business Administration from Rollins College in 1999. She is a member of the National Association of Legal Professionals (NALP) and the Atlanta Legal Recruiting Association (ALRA).