Cheryl Brown is Managing Director of Wegman Partners (Washington, DC and Houston, TX). Cheryl is a lawyer and veteran legal recruiter with more than 10 years of experience assisting law firms and corporations identify talented attorneys for their hiring needs. She has extensive experience counseling and placing partners, associates, groups, and general counsels in roles at top international law firms, prestigious boutiques, Fortune 500 corporations, regional law firms, and privately held companies. She has worked with attorneys across a diverse spectrum of practice areas and legal markets, including Texas, Washington, DC, Maryland, Colorado, Chicago, California, New York, and Europe.
A Baltimore native, Cheryl received her B.S. in Mass Communications from Towson University and earned her J.D. from the John Marshall Law School. After law school, she focused her practice on labor and employment law matters with a small firm in Atlanta. She subsequently relocated to Houston, serving as Vice President of Operations with a national labor and employment consulting firm. Cheryl then realized that legal recruiting was the perfect fit based on her background in employment law. She worked in the Houston office of a national recruiting firm prior to joining Wegman Partners. Cheryl enjoys partnering with law firm clients, particularly on challenging searches, as well as helping candidates identify opportunities for career advancement.
Cheryl is active in the community. She volunteers to provide career counseling to battered women, conducts trainings, facilitates workshops, speaks at seminars and conferences, and regularly engages in inventive ways to provide help to the homeless. Cheryl is a wine enthusiast, who enjoys cooking and entertaining. She is currently in the process of writing a cookbook with her mom. In her free time, you might find her jogging, reading, traveling, and flying with friends in private aviation.