Bernadette B.

Legal executive with 23+ years of experience, specializing in Business Development in the Legal Staffing industry

United States of America
English, French

I am committed to empowering lawyers at all levels of their careers, especially by training them in business development techniques. I am a master connector and have an exceptional ability to identify...see more

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  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Director of Business Development

Legal Innovators
2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
Legal Innovators is an Alternative Legal Service Provider (ALSP) changing the way the law approaches the hiring, pricing, and training of junior legal talent through a two-year work-bas...see more

Board Chair, UPWARD Women, New York City

UPWARD Women, New York City
2 years
May 2019 - Jan 2021
UPWARD—Uniting Professional Women Accelerating Relationships & Development—is dedicated to creating a collaborative forum for executive women. It’s a place for sharing ideas, learning, ...see more

Managing Director

Hire Counsel
3 years
Nov 2015 - May 2019
Hire Counsel, an HCMC Legal Company, is the national leader in legal staffing, eDiscovery services, and project management. As a staffing company dedicated to the legal industry, we hav...see more

Vice President

Yorkson Legal
8 years
Jun 2007 - Nov 2015
Yorkson Legal is a legal staffing and recruiting firm that provides quality attorneys, paralegals, compliance professionals and litigation support staff on a temporary, temporary-to-hir...see more

Attorney Consultant

Law Offices
8 years
Jan 1999 - Jun 2007
Independent legal consultant. Private clients predominantly in the entertainment industry. Worked on temporary assignment at law firms and corporations in tri-state area. Managed electr...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Entertainment
  • Legal & Notary Services
  • Outsourcing / Offshoring
  • Professional Training & Coaching
  • Translators & Interpreters
  • Entertainment & Leisure
  • Professional Services

Role experience

  • Consulting
  • HR & Recruitment
  • Legal
  • Sales
  • Strategy & Business Development


  • Litigation
  • Business Development
  • Staffing & Recruitment