Counsel Selection/Retention

    EOLIS serves as a special advisor on legal counsel reviews to  CEOs, General Counsels and boards of directors of public companies and EOLIS CEO Wendeen H. Eolis has been engaged as a special advisor to corporate boards  of well-known companies over the years regarding personnel and media relations issues during legal crises, including among others, Caesars World, Chicago Tribune, Trans World Airlines, GAF Corporation,  Citibank and MGM.


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    Counsel Selection Services

    • Researching Potential Counsel
    • Beauty Contest Preparation
    • Interviewing Prospective Counsel
    • Assisting in Counsel Selection
    • Recommending Counsel
    • Developing Engagement Letters
    • Revising Retention Agreements

    EOLIS Knows the Legal Profession

    Eolis International Group maintains a singular niche in the evaluation of potential counsel for big deals and "bet the ranch" litigations, as well as for general counsel and special counsel roles.

    We track the careers and client matters of more than 250,000 lawyers.

    We maintain detailed information regarding the expertise and inner workings of thousands of law firms around the world.


    EOLIS coaches partner groups and individual lawyers in the competitive environment of beauty contests, with detailed attention on crossing each bridge from the introductory pitch to the execution of a retention agreement.

    The integration of information derived from public databases as well as EOLIS' proprietary database, allows us to make the most careful analysis of credentials, experience, and reputation of law firms and lawyers who lead the way.