Kelly Druten Green Joins Lathrop Gage as Director of Legal Recruiting


Kansas City, MO (February 23, 2018) – Lathrop Gage announces the appointment of Kelly Druten Green to the new position of director of legal recruiting. Green will manage the firm’s lateral partner and associate recruiting across Lathrop Gage’s 10 offices nationwide, as well as on-campus interview and summer associate programs. She will be based in Kansas City.

“Kelly brings tremendous experience and creativity to recruiting legal professionals,” said Courtney Landon, Lathrop Gage COO. “Our close-knit culture and supportive environment give us a great story to tell potential recruits and our executive team looks forward to working with Kelly to get that story told.”

Green has spent nearly 20 years in the legal industry. Most recently she was director of professional development at Sedgwick and prior to that spent eight years as director of recruiting and professional development at Polsinelli. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Law and received her undergraduate degree from American University. Early in her career she was an associate at Lathrop Gage in Overland Park, Ks. and Snell & Wilmer in Phoenix.

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