Director of Operations | Latitude Legal

Director of Operations

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Looking for a sophisticated BigLaw role without billing time? Latitude is seeking candidates for a senior level legal operations role at a large law firm.  This role oversees operations for the business group of the firm and involves improving the group’s efficiency and profitability through managing day-to-day operations and administration.  Responsibilities include recruiting and retaining top talent, increasing client revenue and satisfaction, and maximizing operational efficiencies.  

Desired experience includes: client-service background in the legal/professional services industry, ability to communicate with and support high-performing attorneys at all levels in the firm, exceptional communication and organizational skills, and business development experience.  This can include practicing attorneys with internal management responsibilities as well as experienced legal/professional services operations professionals.

Requirements for the Director of Operations

  • 10+ years of experience in the legal or professional services industry either as a practicing attorney or legal operations professional, including 5+ years of management experience
  • Experience with recruiting, retention, and management within a law firm, corporate legal department, or professional services firm
  • Demonstrated success with business operations and business development in a legal or professional services setting
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Outstanding references

Position Details for the Director of Operations

  • Type of role: Permanent
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • Compensation: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience


Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Only qualified applicants should apply.

About Latitude

Latitude offers life-changing engagements and permanent positions with companies and law firms to outstanding attorneys and paralegals.

Permanent Positions

Great attorneys and paralegals who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate for those candidates we choose to recommend.

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