Sonder Consultants Welcome New Legal Search Consultant in Sydney

Written By:
Rebecca Adlington
Marketing Manager

[Sydney, Australia] - Sonder Consultants, global legal recruitment agency, is delighted to announce the addition of Gabriella O’Grady to our team.  


Taking on the role of Legal Search Consultant, Gabriella brings a diverse background, having transitioned from a professional athletic career, competing in the women's 400 meters event at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, to serving as a Banking & Finance lawyer at Sydney's esteemed law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth.

Gabriella's unique blend of experiences will enrich our growing team in both Sydney and New York, as she works across both cities to help lawyers to achieve their career goals. Her motivation and passion for achieving success aligning perfectly with our commitment to excellence in legal recruitment.  


Kevin Sinnott, Managing Director at Sonder, expressed his excitement about Gabriella joining the team:  

“Her energy is infectious, and her story of personal growth and development is remarkable. We warmly welcome Gabriella and have every confidence in her ability to thrive and contribute to Sonder for years to come.”  


Stefano Barbagallo, Sonder’s Associate Director based in New York, also shared his excitement, emphasising:     

“Gabriella’s impressive background, determination and enthusiasm unmistakably position her for great success as a legal recruiter in the New York market.”  


With notable stints at prestigious firms including MinterEllison, Gilbert + Tobin, and Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Gabriella has gained firsthand insight into the realities of legal practice. Now, as she transitions to her role as a legal recruitment consultant, Gabriella is excited to apply her knowledge and passion for aiding others, confident that her experiences will shine in this new endeavour.

“After almost six years working in the legal profession, I am thrilled to have joined the team at Sonder to make this next step in my career. The team is passionate, driven and empathetic – I am excited for what is to come.”


Sonder Consultants stands firm in its dedication to providing exceptional service to candidates and clients globally, and Gabriella’s appointment further underscores the agency’s unwavering commitment to excellence. Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Gabriella as she embarks on this exciting journey with Sonder Consultants.

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About Sonder Consultants: Sonder Consultants is a leading legal recruitment agency specialising in private practice appointments. With a global team of experienced recruiters and offices in New York, LA, London, and Sydney, we help each unique candidate secure their dream role, and clients find the best legal talent for their needs. Our mission is to connect the best and brightest legal professionals from around the globe.    


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