About Us


Lawson Legal Recruiters is a national legal recruiting firm specializing in permanent attorney placements at both law firms and in-house. Our recruiters are attorneys, who draw their experience from decades of practicing at the most prestigious law firms, corporations, and government agencies in the world. We provide our candidates with hands-on, personal and responsive service, and handle each resume with the utmost confidentiality and integrity.

Gayle N. Moran, Principal and Founder, graduated at the top of her class from Fordham Law School in 1992, and received her undergraduate degree with honors from SUNY Binghamton in 1989. Following graduation, Gayle began her legal career as a commercial litigator with Sills Cummis in Newark, New Jersey. Thereafter, Gayle spent the next seven years as a commercial litigator with Buchanan Ingersoll. Gayle initially practiced as an associate in Buchanan Ingersoll’s Princeton, New Jersey office and later worked in Buchanan Ingersoll’s New York office where she became a partner.

Lisa Goldberg Ozer, Recruiter, graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She received her summa cum laude undergraduate degree from Tufts University, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Following graduation from law school, Lisa practiced as a commercial litigator with Kronish, Lieb, Shainswit, Weiner and Hellman (now part of Cooley LLP). Lisa’s extensive philanthropic involvements include numerous positions within local civic and community organizations, service as the longtime chair of a regional Tufts Alumni Admissions Program Committee, and substantial participation with the Community FoodBank of NJ and the Interfaith Food Pantry of the Oranges.