Mary Beth S. Moore

Lateral Recruiting Manager

Mary Beth S. Moore

Lateral Recruiting Manager

Mary Beth focuses on all lateral, new attorney, and paralegal hiring for the firm. A licensed attorney, she develops and executes key initiatives in support of the firm’s strategic goals with respect to sourcing, hiring, onboarding, and integrating lateral and new attorneys and other legal staff. Mary Beth manages the firm’s recruiting and hiring process including reviewing candidate resumes, conducting initial screening interviews and coordinating panel interview schedules, assessing evaluations, assisting with offers, and planning orientations. Once hired, Mary Beth assists new and lateral attorneys with their professional development and evaluation and feedback processes. She works closely with the firm’s Chief Diversity Officer to guarantee the highest standards are followed to develop, attract, and retain a diverse candidate pool to fill positions.

Education & Admissions


  • Ohio University

    (B.A., 1996)

  • Cleveland State University College of Law

    (J.D., cum laude, 2000)
    Articles Editor, Cleveland State Law Review
    CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Torts)


  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. Supreme Court



  • Sources and tracks candidates and makes recommendations to practice group leaders on hiring needs.
  • Oversees the firm’s summer law clerk programs, including the on campus interview (OCI) process, and discussions and execution of first-year employment offers.
  • Works with new lateral hires to ensure proper assimilation into their respective practice groups and with other departments.
  • Assists in associate development programming and evaluation and feedback processes.



  • Emotional and Social Competency Inventory (ESCI) Coaching Accreditation
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • The National Association for Law Placement (NALP) (Member, Former Co-Chair, NALP Law School Career Chief Officers Interest Group)


  • Dance Alliance of Beck Center for the Arts (Volunteer & At Large Board Member)
  • Lakewood High School PTA (Member)
  • Lakewood Rangers Education Foundation (Former Trustee)
  • Lakewood Historical Society (Former Trustee)