Bordwell & Associates 

Legal recruiting
along California's Golden Coast

Legal Recruiting in Orange County 

Established in 1988, Bordwell & Associates is a legal recruiting firm located in beautiful Newport Beach, a coastal city in Orange County, California.  Home to three million people, Orange County has 40 miles of spectacular coastline, one of the most famous surfing spots in the world, and Disneyland, the happiest place on earth.

Recruiting exclusively for the Orange County legal community, Bordwell & Associates is hired by law firms and corporate legal departments to find talented candidates with proven track records and skills polished to perfection.  Candidates include attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries, administrators, accounting staff, marketing directors, information technology specialists, and professional support staff.

The State Bar of California lists 17,269 active attorneys and 153 judges in Orange County.  The top five cities with attorneys are Irvine (4,880), Newport Beach/Newport Coast (2,144), Santa Ana (2,141), Costa Mesa (1,341), and Orange (903).  The most active areas of law are Litigation, Intellectual Property, Corporate Compliance, Employment, Cybersecurity, and Estate Planning.

Orange County's legal community is thriving.  Employment opportunities are found in local, national, and international law firms, and the legal departments of start-companies and numerous corporations.  Ingram Micro, First American Corporation, Broadcom, Western Digital, Pacific Life, Allergan, Edwards Lifesciences, Epicor, Beckman Coulter, Quiksilver, St. John, Oakley, Apria Healthcare Group, VIZIO, Linksys, Blizzard Entertainment, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, the regional headquarters for the auto industry, and major restaurant chains are located in Orange County.

Welcome to Bordwell & Associates

"Some people see recruiting and retention as a time-consuming process.
We thrive on the energy of the recruiting environment.
It is our focus every day, 100% of the time."

Founder and CEO, Rose Mary Bordwell, is a successful recruiter with over thirty years of recruiting experience, including nine years as a law school director of career services.  Ms. Bordwell is a California Accredited Consultant, a Certified Staffing Professional, and an active advisory board member for paralegal programs in Orange County. Named California Staffing Professional of the Year, Ms. Bordwell was awarded the prestigious James R. Pierce Lifetime Achievement Award, acknowledging her dedication and commitment to the recruiting profession.

If we haven't had the opportunity to meet, please call and introduce yourself.   

Bordwell & Associates
(949) 724-1466