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Meet your recruiter
I am Mila Read, Director or Found Legal and a specialist recruiter with a focus on in-house legal roles in tech.
I spend my day-to-day helping GCs of tech companies hire outstanding lawyers and build high performing teams.
I am obsessed with perfect match making. Whether it’s a vacancy in a Fortune 100 team, or a start-up’s first legal hire, I am driven to serve both hiring managers and candidates at the highest level possible.
If you’d like to work with me, please reach out via LinkedIn or email.
Client and candidate feedback
Jisa Legal Counsel UK
Mila has been an incredibly engaged and helpful recruiter. She was with me every step of the way by helping me prepare for interviews, giving me all the essential details about the hiring company, being flexible as to when to schedule our calls even with my long working hours, and communicating with companies on my behalf. I am now working in an incredible workplace all thanks to her initiative to reach out to me.
Petr Senior Legal Counsel Germany
I recommend Mila as a recruiter you can rely on. Apart from being an expert in legal recruitment, Mila genuinely cares about her clients. Mila is a reliable source of legal market insights and a master-mind behind tested and proven to be working solutions. Mila advised me as a candidate, and I cannot wait to come back to Mila with a hiring request to enjoy a great experience the way truly professional legal recruitment should be.
Dmitry Legal Counsel UK
Mila is an exceptionally professional recruiter who adopts a genuinely caring approach towards her candidates. Negotiating and settling into a new job has never been this effortless. This new role has not only enriched my professional expertise but also steered my career towards a thrilling and novel direction.
Hermine Senior Legal Counsel France
I felt valued as a professional and as a person and received real support and preparation at each step of the process. I assume Mila gave the same support to the hiring team, and as a result no bad surprises during interviews, on the contrary – we could focus on what was truly important. Mila has all the skills to ensure the right fit for the candidate, and the right employee for the hiring team.
Shaheena Legal Counsel UK
Mila showed a genuine interest in not only finding a position for me, but ensuring that the position was aligned with my personal and professional aspirations. Her ability to communicate in a candid nature about available positions allowed me to quickly gain confidence in her views and recommendations for the right role. Mila was a true pleasure to work with during my search.
Aline Senior Counsel RSA
Mila is the consummate professional and I was very fortunate to work with Mila while changing jobs. She was a dedicated individual making sure that the positions put forward and ultimately the ones applied for were a good fit for me both personally and professionally. I would definitely recommend Mila to any legal professional to assist with their job search.
Clothilde Legal Counsel France
The new role and the legal team perfectly meet my expectations at both professional and personal levels as I have the opportunity to work for an inspiring company where I truly recognise myself in its values. Mila has been very responsive and efficient during the whole recruitment process. My best experience with a recruiter so far!
Zuzana Senior Legal Counsel France
I worked with Mila in regards to a new career opportunity. Mila demonstrated profound respect and deep understanding of my skills, concerns and aspirations. Working with Mila was a great experience which helped me define what I am looking for in my further professional development. Mila will be a valuable ally to other ambitious professionals as someone who provides access to thrilling opportunities.
Thibaud Senior Legal Counsel France
Mila is a great recruiter. She’s kind and caring; always taking the time to give great advice, answer questions or do follow-ups. She’s the kind of recruiter that really prepares you and gives you the necessary confidence to move ahead in a recruitment process.
Mike Legal Director UK
Mila is an exceptional recruiter. She knows the market and is able to focus on key attributes and to understand and deliver “must haves”. I’d have no hesitation in recommending her either as candidate or to lead a legal search.