Ed is a recruitment consultant in our Toronto office. Ed leverages his international and legal industry knowledge to acquire stand-out lawyers for placement in national and international law firms. Ed’s mandates include both private practice and In-house Counsel searches. Ed particularly enjoys helping talented lawyers progress in their careers by matching Associates and Partners to unique legal opportunities.
Prior to joining ZSA, Ed worked in legal recruitment in London, UK, and trained as a lawyer at global US law firm Ropes & Gray. Following his time at Ropes & Gray, he practiced as a litigator at international law firm Watson Farley & Williams.
Ed studied for his LLB at London University and gained a 1st Class Honours degree, and two academic achievement awards. He subsequently studied for the prestigious BCL master’s degree at Brasenose College, Oxford University.
Ed is married to a Canadian and recently moved to Toronto permanently with his wife and two young children.
In his spare time Ed can be found writing, eating at a good restaurant, or exploring a new destination with his family.