Our Team

Experienced. Dedicated. Creative.

  • We are a team of professional attorney recruiters unlike any other recruitment firm.
  • We have the years of experience that allows for our unique and highly regarded insight for placements.
  • We have the passion and dedication to make each assignment a personal challenge to ensure success.
  • We have the human and technical resources required to do the most comprehensive searches.
  • We have the most extensive network of personal contacts, knowledge and insight to successfully conduct your search.

John B. Jameson, Esq.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Partner Recruiter


(310) 289-5085, ext. 10


John Jameson is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Jameson Group.   A highly-respected, knowledgeable and sought-after Partner Recruiter, John has been actively recruiting and placing high level partners and groups in Los Angeles and California for over 30 years.  He has developed extremely close relationships with candidates and with international, national, regional and boutique local law firms.

John provides straightforward and honest insight and counsel to his clients. He pays attention to every detail–those details make the difference between a good placement and a great placement. As a former practicing attorney, he well understands the needs and requirements of partner or shareholder candidates, groups, and the hiring law firms. He is recognized as one of the leading authorities on legal recruiting and attorney compensation.

Prior to founding The Jameson Group in 1987, John was a practicing attorney with Stroock & Stroock & Lavan where he specialized in corporate, securities, real estate and banking law in Los Angeles. He received both his J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from USC in 1981 and a B.S. with honors in Business Administration from UC Berkeley in 1978.

John is very active in philanthropic and community activities. Among his many activities, John is currently the Chair of the Board of The Maple Counseling Center which provides low cost comprehensive mental health services throughout Los Angeles County.  Additionally, John has served as Chair of the Legal Services and Attorneys Divisions of the United Jewish Fund, served as President and the Chair of Admissions of Hillcrest Country Club, and served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Beverly Hills Education Foundation. He also coached children’s soccer and basketball.

Kristin L. Jameson, Esq.

Chief Operating Officer


(310) 289-5085, ext. 12


Kristin Jameson is the Chief Operating Officer of The Jameson Group. As the COO, Kristin handles the day-to-day operations of the company.

As an experienced litigator, Kristin practiced law for over 16 years prior to joining The Jameson Group. Kristin started her legal career at Graham & James where she specialized in civil litigation, eventually moving to Bird, Marella, Boxer & Wolpert, where she specialized in white-collar criminal law.

Kristin received her Juris Doctor from USC in 1980. As a finalist in the Hale Moot Court Competition, she argued before the Honorable Chief Justice William Rehnquist of the United States Supreme Court. She graduated magna cum laude from San Diego State University in 1977 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, speech communication and drama.

Becky Monzon

Partner Recruiting Coordinator


(310) 289-5085, ext. 11

Becky works hand-in-hand with John Jameson, assisting him with and coordinating the company’s high value partner recruiting.  Becky contacts partners for specific searches, and she handles scheduling and documentation for candidates throughout the recruiting and placement process.

Matthew Jameson

Recruiter / Digital Marketing & Media Coordinator


(310) 289-5085, ext. 12

Matthew Jameson works in a multi-faceted role at The Jameson Group in the recruitment. digital marketing, media, and promotional areas.

As a Recruiter for The Jameson Group, Matt works closely with John Jameson and Becky Monzon on our high value partner recruiting searches.  Matt is involved from start to finish identifying, contacting and working with high value partners. Matt is also in charge of the company’s highly selective associate searches.

As the Digital Marketing Analyst for The Jameson Group, Matt analyzes and coordinates The Jameson Group’s marketing efforts and online presence to help increase awareness, create interest and help install brand loyalty. With his education and background in digital advertising, Matt brings a wealth of analytical expertise and experience to The Jameson Group’s marketing and recruitment. He graduated from New York University in 2013 with a degree in marketing.