About Us


Legal Recruiting

Elm and Broad is a legal recruiting firm, whose foundation is built on trust and client relationships.  We listen and focus on your specific needs to not only meet your expectations but exceed them.

Why Choose Us

We are Honest

We pride ourselves on being honest throughout the engagement.

We Work For You

Our reputation demands nothing less.

We understand

We understand the sensitive nature of confidentiality and transition.

Our Philosophy


Strong Client Relationships

We form strong client relationships based on a genuine desire to help find candidates that best represent your firm’s vision.


The Highest Standards

We take a fresh approach to every engagement and we uphold ourselves to the highest standards throughout the recruiting process. When you engage with Elm & Broad, you work with people who are passionate about relationships and finding the best candidates for your firm.


In-Depth Knowledge

Having an in-depth knowledge of your people, culture, and business needs, coupled with our understanding of the current legal landscape allows Elm and Broad to achieve all your hiring goals.


Our Team

Lamont Johnson

Lamont Johnson

Founding Partner, Attorney Recruiter

Lamont Johnson is a founding partner at Elm and Broad and is the firm’s lead attorney recruiter. Mr. Johnson will focus on the recruitment and placement of attorneys at various points in their careers.  Mr. Johnson is a 2004 graduate of Rowan University with a B.A. in Criminal Justice Studies and he received his J.D. from Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law in 2008.  Mr. Johnson’s passion is helping others and is always looking to use that passion when he is afforded the opportunity to help a candidate make a career change.
Sheandelle (Shean) Johnson

Sheandelle (Shean) Johnson

Director of Recruiting

Shean maintains a high level of confidentiality, ethical standards, and professionalism throughout the legal recruiting process.  Using his years of experience and taking a fresh approach to every engagement, has allowed him to be a trusted advisor and resource for his clients and candidates.

When Shean is not recruiting, he enjoys spending time with his family and little mentee from Big Brother & Big Sister, reading books, and serving on the Trustee board of his Church.

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