EOLIS International Group

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 notably including negotiation of terms of employment and separation agreements. . The New York Times has described Wendeen Eolis as having "the ties that bind the legal fraternity."

Cravath put EOLIS on the Map


  • Senior Attorney Searches
  • Outside Counsel Reviews
  • Counsel Selection
  • Attorney Career Transitions
  • Employment Contracts/Agreements
  • Attorney Vetting/Due Diligence Reports
  • Expert Witness (attorney fees/ comp)
  • Special Legal Consulting Projects


An Original Business  Plan


Opening Day: Invention of an Industry  

 In 1969 Wendeen establishes the first search firm exclusively for practicing lawyers.

10 Year Mark: Established Industry Leader

EOLIS operations spawn the growth of a "cottage industry" and expansion into consulting services .

20 Year Mark: Services Span Six Continents

Eolis International Group ties together a worldwide network of affiliated legal consultants.

30 Year Mark: A Watershed Moment

Eolis International Group streamlines its services so as to cater to senior legal talent.

40 Year Mark: Another Big Milestone

Eolis International Group scores most productive year, proving its adaptability to changing market.

45 Year Mark : At the Top of Our Game

Eolis International Group includes additional family members with big plans for the Company's future.


Law firms, corporate clients, government agencies, and top talent rely upon us for our pursuit of excellence!