New legal search firm D. French Advisors, LLC opens Phoenix office

David French opens a new legal recruiting firm to help strengthen the Arizona legal community

PHOENIX, AZ- D. French Advisors, LLC, a Legal Recruiting & Search Firm, announced its launch into the Arizona market this month.

David French, the firm’s Managing Director, states that “we help law firms and businesses identify outstanding talent and position that talent with great opportunity to succeed. Both the national and local legal landscapes are going through tremendous evolutions and D. French Advisors will help continue Arizona’s strong legal traditions. “

“We help law firms and businesses identify outstanding talent and position that talent with great opportunity to succeed.”

– David French


Before founding D. French Advisors, David was Director of Acquisitions for Orsett Properties, a real estate investment firm with over one million square feet of commercial properties in metro Phoenix. Before that he worked at The Lyle Anderson Company and collaborated with various legal teams from national and local law firms on all aspects of real estate development. David was also Campaign Manager for Ben Quayle’s successful bid for the US Congressional District 3 seat in 2010, encompassing Paradise Valley and North Phoenix.


David graduated from Washington & Lee University and earned a JD at Arizona State University in the Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law.


D. French Advisors’ advisory board is chaired by Phil Schneider, Bill Jury and Phil Edlund, individuals who have been part of local businesses and legal communities their entire careers. “Our collective experiences in the legal profession in the greater Phoenix area, both as practicing lawyers and clients of law firms, suggest to us that there are significant trends and changes occurring as to which D. French Advisors can provide substantial assistance.”


The goal of D. French Advisors is to provide skillful, knowledgeable and professional aid with personnel recruiting and law firm growth, so that those firms have the freedom to devote their valuable time to the practice as well as their personal and family lives.



D. French Advisors, adheres to a legal recruiting model built upon trust. Lifelong members of the community and law fields, our team is committed to strengthening the local legal industry and building ties that last. We strive to be an extension of law firms and give candidates the best opportunity to find the right fit.