National Legal Recruitment Firm

Who We Are A national legal
recruitment firm

Founded in 2007, Pemberton Whiteman & Hill brings unprecedented legal recruitment expertise to every client company and firm we serve. We are dedicated to helping the country’s most outstanding attorneys actualize their potential by connecting them with employers that will help them fully realize their career aspirations.

By translating our approach and our process, PWH has organically expanded its service offerings beyond just legal recruitment to include IT and healthcare organizations in search of not only the best and brightest professionals but also for individual contributors who fit the unique cultural dynamics.

Our experience and deeper understanding of the legal, technologies, and healthcare markets allow our legal recruitment experts to build the professional relationships that will enable careers, firms, and companies to reach and exceed their targeted growth.

Leadership A higher level of experience.
A higher level of service.

Joshua Hill

Joshua Hill

Managing Partner

Josh is a person of integrity and persistence. He not only brought the opportunity to join a superb law firm to me, but he inspired me to make a move to build a new law firm office and re-energize my practice. He was unrelenting in his support in the course of my transition, and continues to support our efforts to build our new office in the Milwaukee market. I cannot speak highly enough of Josh. Partner at National AM Law Firm

Josh does a great job at understanding his client’s business and objectives and works tirelessly to ensure their goals are met. C-Level Financial Executive

Josh Hill is an exceptional individual with a huge passion for the placement industry. I would highly recommend him in any business or team endeavor. He is very professional and I’ve greatly enjoyed working with him in the past! Senior M&A Advisor

Pemberton Whiteman & Hill legal recruiting reached out to me about a national firm that specialized in my practice. I had been with a firm for over 20 years but Joshua understood how changes in the law firm industry, meant I could significantly benefit from making a law firm change. His knowledge of the culture, and attorneys I would be practicing with as well, helped facilitate my thinking and decision to lateral. Texas Law Firm Partner

The reason I work with Josh Hill at Pemberton Whiteman & Hill is because he delivers great candidates, he knows what he is talking, he doesn’t waste my time and he’s efficient. I like Josh and he’s effective. Firmwide Managing Partner at an AM Law 100 National Firm

Emily Hill

Emily Hill

Recruiting Advisor and Marketing Director

Emily Hill is Pemberton Whiteman & Hill’s recruiting advisor, marketing director, brand ambassador and assists with operations. She is focused on expanding Pemberton Whiteman & Hill into new markets, growing existing clientele, and helping businesses grow with great talent. Emily attended Pembroke Hill School in Kansas City, Missouri, and is a Shawnee Mission East alumna. Emily holds degrees from Regis University in Denver, Colorado, in English literature and sociology.

Legal recruitment. Business Growth. Setting career development goals that match your ambitions.