Since its inception as a one woman operation with just two attorney search assignments — one from Cravath Swain & Moore and the other from the Port Authority of New York — Eolis International Group has been an innovator in attorney searches, attorney career coaching, outside counsel reviews, and related legal consulting projects. The New York Times has described Wendeen Eolis as having "the ties that bind the legal fraternity."
An Original Business Plan
In 1967 Wendeen Eolis sets up an attorney placement desk. In 1969 she establishes the first search firm exclusively for practicing lawyers.
10 Years: Survival in Two Recessions
Eolis' robust legal recruitment operations spawns the growth of a "cottage industry" and leads the company to fully develop related services.
20 Year Mark: Our operations span six continents
Eolis International Group ties together three core businesses — attorney search, career management, and outside counsel reviews — with a worldwide network of affiliated legal consultants.
30 Years: A Watershed Moment
Eolis International Group limits its attorney search practice and vetting assignments to top talent for senior level positions in law, business, and government.
40 Years: Another Big Milestone
Eolis International Group scores its most productive year by reformulating its fee structure for services, proving its adaptability to changing market conditions.
45 Years: At the Top of Our Game
Eolis International Group transitions senior management responsibilities to additional Eolis family members with big plans for the company's future.