A Boutique Legal Staffing Firm
Summons Legal Staffing, Inc. (“Summons”) is a boutique legal staffing firm working with law firms and corporations nationwide. Our services include placement of Attorneys, Paralegals, JDs and other legal professionals on a temporary, temporary to hire and direct hire basis. Our client base includes small, mid sized, and large law firms as well as corporations and other business entities.
Summons provides a tailored search strategy to fully serve our clients’ needs. From placing early career professionals to placing General Counsels, we believe a successful placement begins with the expertise and leadership of a reputable placement professional who has garnered years of industry experience. Summons takes a special interest in following developments in the legal field and adjusting its recruiting focus accordingly. Every detail is considered and achieved when working with Summons.
Lisa Rauhauser is the President of Summons. As a woman owned business, Ms. Rauhauser brings over 22 years experience in the legal staffing industry. Furthermore, Ms. Rauhauser has garnered over 30 years experience working in the legal field. Beginning her career as a Legal Records Administrator and then as a Paralegal who oversaw teams of temporary employees, she has the unique perspective needed to identify talent in the legal staffing industry. For the past 20 years, Ms. Rauhauser has held a variety of management level positions primarily with National legal staffing firms who have global presences. She has experience staffing both small projects with as few as one or two professionals to large projects with as many as 100 professionals working for months at a time.
Ms. Rauhauser, a trained Paralegal in her own right, also is an Instructor at California State University, Los Angeles’ ABA approved Paralegal program and serves as its External Coordinator. She is a member of the California State University Los Angeles’ Paralegal Advisory Board. She has been a frequent guest speaker at various Universities and professional association meeting. Ms. Rauhauser has a Bachelor of Arts In Liberal Studies and two ABA approved paralegal certifcates. Early in her career, she was profiled in Christopher Ulmont French’s book, The Professional Paralegal Job Search. She has also written articles for the Los Angeles Paralegal Association. She has embraced technology and recently became an Organizing Founder of the California Paralegal Organization (“CPO”), an online legal professional association.
Summons Legal Staffing, Inc.
633 West Fifth Street, 26th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071