About Us


Our Philosophy

Elm & Broad blends experience and expertise to solve our clients’ legal recruiting needs, from the most straightforward transaction to the most complex project. We’re compassionate, responsive, and accessible. By providing quality of work and quality of placement, we provide you with enhanced quality of life. Our philosophy is to foster:

Strong Client Relationships – Rooted in a genuine desire to help find high-quality candidates that best represent your firm’s vision, we champion strong, long-term client relationships.

The Highest Standards – Adhering to the highest standards throughout the recruiting process, we take a fresh, individually-tailored approach to every engagement. Our team consists of industry experts committed to finding the best candidates for your firm.

Industry Expertise – By merging in-depth knowledge of your people, culture, and business needs with our understanding of the current legal landscape, we successfully achieve all your hiring goals.

Our Team

Lamont Johnson ∙ (215) 602-4107

Lamont Johnson ∙ (215) 602-4107

Founding Partner, Attorney Recruiter

Lamont Johnson is a founding partner at Elm and Broad and is the firm’s lead attorney recruiter, focused on firm strategy and the recruitment and placement of attorneys at various points in their careers. He is a 2004 graduate of Rowan University with a B.A. degree in Criminal Justice Studies, and a 2008 graduate of Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law, where he received his J.D. He provides honest and individually-tailored career consulting in his commitment to helping candidates make successful career changes.

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