We are experts in Legal Recruitment
Our global, extensive network allows us to go above and beyond, allowing our team to make the most difficult searches look easy. Our network is coupled with our tailored approach which ensures each process will surpass your expectations.
Kevin SinnottKevin founded Sonder Consultants in 2016 and since then has delivered a number of successful mandates for clients within the legal and financial services industry. Kevin has a very broad and direct approach, which allows his clients to be consistently impressed with his services ensuring their continued success. Having graduated with an honours degree in Civil Law from the National University of Ireland, Galway,Kevin has worked as a lawyer with several of the world’s top law firms in the US, Ireland and Australia. Kevin has worked with some of the most successful legal professionals and companies in the legal industry building an invaluable and impressive network, a network which has been the basis for his success to date.
Matthew HartMatthew’s honest and strategic approach allows him to provide consultative career and business guidance to his clients and candidates. Having graduated with a law degree from the University of Technology, Sydney, Matthew joined a leading sports & entertainment agency in New York where he delivered a number of successful mandates for clients across the NBA, NFL and for leading brands, such as MetLife, Wells Fargo and SAP. On returning to Sydney, Matthew spent time working for an international recruitment company before joining Sonder Consultants as an Associate Director. Matthew specialises in placing candidates at all levels across private practice and in-house. The referrals Matthew receives truly validate his reputation and dedication to achieving successful results.
Aimee Forde, Senior Consultant
Aimee is a Senior Consultant based in the Sydney office of Sonder Consultants with a particular focus on recruitment within the Legal Support and Legal Technology space. Aimee recruits roles across all levels and is passionate about her client / candidate relationships as well as being recognised as a knowledgeable source within the legal industry.
Aimee takes pride in her ability to make mutually-beneficial matches for her clients and candidates, helping to elevate careers and take businesses to the next level of success. She brings a unique perspective to recruitment and has built up an impressive network with the Legal Shared Services space in the UK and Australia.
Erika Ruig, Head of Market Intel
With over 10 years’ experience within the executive search space in Australia, Erika has been instrumental in providing invaluable advice and knowledge in relation to a large number of high profile assignments and mandates within the legal industry.
She has worked across assignments both nationally and internationally and she prides herself on providing high quality and effective market intelligence. Erika’s approach is very structured and thorough and her understanding of diverse marketplaces ensures she is quick to fully understand her brief.
Erika has a keen eye for detail and has an infectious can-do attitude. She has a profound interest in the legal and financial services sector and is highly regarded by her clients as consistently going above and beyond to ensure their success.
Adam Rodda, Legal Search Consultant
Whilst at university, Adam undertook a year-long paralegal placement in the corporate department of an international offshore law firm. After graduating with a 2:1 honours degree in Law, Adam joined Sonder Consultants as a candidate manager in London, before being promoted to legal search consultant.
By virtue of Adam’s personable character, he is able to build strong client and candidate relationships by instilling trust and confidence in delivering above and beyond expectations, all whilst maintaining diligent professionalism.
Thomas Bunn, Candidate Manager
Tom is our Candidate Manager, originally from the UK, based in the Sydney office in Barangaroo. He helps our consultants to find the best legal talent across multiple markets and has quickly become an integral member of the team.
After graduating with a law degree from Durham University back in 2018, Tom decided to travel the world shortly after, ending his trip in Sydney where he has now been living for the past year.
Tom has a keen interest in law and is eager to develop his skills learnt at university and dive into the world of legal recruitment.
Rebecca Adlington, Marketing Coordinator
Rebecca is our Marketing Coordinator, here to help us to further grow our brand as we expand our presence in new markets and communicate our vision and values through a range of marketing initiatives.
Having graduated with a Business Management and Marketing degree from Brighton University back in 2017, Rebecca has since worked for both large corporate organisations and small start-ups in the UK.
After four years’ experience working within a range of different industries, Rebecca decided to make the move to Australia to further enhance her digital marketing and content writing skills by working for an innovative, growing company.
Dylan, Morrison, Legal Search Consultant
Dylan Morrison is a legal search consultant within the private practice team at Sonder Consultants, based in their Sydney office. Dylan is a clear “people person” and brings a fresh approach to recruitment, Dylan is adept at engaging with individuals at all levels within an organisation.
Prior to joining Sonder Consultants, Dylan graduated with a bachelors degree from Macquarie University before commencing employment with an Australian based recruitment company.
Dylan’s focus is connecting legal talent with domestic and international opportunities, and covers the world’s major jurisdictions including Australia, the UK, the US, Middle East, Hong Kong, Singapore, Ireland and New Zealand.
Alicia Molony, Legal Search Consultant
Alicia is a legal search consultant with a focus on in-house appointments across all levels. She is passionate about connecting people and business to create best-in-class legal teams across a diverse range of organisations.
Prior to joining Sonder Consultants, Alicia was employed by a top tier global executive search firm, with a focus on the appointment of Non-Executive Directors to the Boards of ASX-listed companies. Prior to this, she worked for another top tier executive search firm, supporting C-suite executive search assignments across a range of industries.
While studying Law and prior to her move into executive search, Alicia worked for one of Australia’s leading consumer law firms before transitioning into a Paralegal role within a boutique Sydney law firm.
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