Senior Partner, Legal

Anna Stephens is a Senior Partner in the Legal Division of Korn Ferry's North America Professional Search Practice. She is based in Korn Ferry's Chicago office.

Anna specializes in the placement of skilled associate attorney and partners with regional and multinational law firms and in-house legal departments.

She utilizes her legal background to build and leverage relationships with clients and candidates in highly-sought out legal practice areas. Since she entered the recruiting industry in 2018, she has placed talented legal professionals at the Associate and Counsel level in a wide range of practice areas with elite law firms and in-house legal departments headquartered in Chicago and across the greater Midwest. 

Prior to joining the Legal Division of Lucas Group in April 2019, Anna was the Division Director of a Fortune 500 staffing company in Chicago, where she conducted attorney and legal support placements and managed a team of legal recruiters. Prior to recruiting, Anna worked at a Chicago-area law firm for a year after relocating to Chicago in 2016.

Anna graduated with her law degree from Michigan State University College of Law in 2015. She graduated with a B.A. in Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy with honors from Michigan State University's James Madison College in 2011.