COE Leader, North America

Elizabeth Linhart is a COE Leader with the Korn Ferry Legal Center of Expertise (COE), devoted to executive search and professional search clients across multiple industries. She is based in the Dallas office of Korn Ferry. 

With twenty years professional experience, Elizabeth has partnered with a variety of clients to complete senior legal corporate counsel, privacy, ethics and compliance positions. Elizabeth has worked with Industrial Manufacturing, Consumer Goods, Aerospace, Renewable Energy  and Technology clients globally in completing assignments.

Prior to Korn Ferry, Elizabeth was Managing Partner for a boutique industrial recruiting firm in Dallas, TX.  She began her executive recruiting career with a leading retained executive search firm in the healthcare practice.

Prior to her career in executive recruiting, Elizabeth practiced law as a corporate attorney in California and Texas, focused on transactional and litigation matters.

Elizabeth earned her J.D. from University of Houston Law Center in Houston, TX and her BA, in English from Texas A&M University in College Station, TX.

Elizabeth resides in Dallas, TX with her husband of 18 years and teenage daughter. Outside of work she enjoys adventure travel, organic gardening, managing her daughter’s club volleyball team and supporting the community through philanthropic service projects.