Holly Davis, founder and President of Davis Search, is a veteran of the legal placement industry with more than twenty five years of experience. She established Davis Search 15 years ago. Her entre into the placement business began with Wells International in Chicago, which was the largest legal recruiting company in the United States at that time. Holly moved to Atlanta 15 years ago and spent 10 years with one of the most established legal search firms in the southeast before striking out on her own.
A magna cum laude graduate of the University of Arizona with degrees in Political Science and Marketing, Holly sets the firm's standards for the pursuit of excellence. She has gained the trust and respect of many notable clients, including top ranked firms, boutique firms and general practice firms as well as numerous Fortune 500 companies in many diverse industries.
Holly is a true people person and loves to talk with potential candidates and active clients but feels her strongest quality is being an even more exceptional listener. She enjoys working with jobseekers, finding out who they are and what they are looking for, as well as providing them tips on their resumes, interviewing skills and career goals. Holly takes extraordinary pride in her ability to recruit successfully on behalf of both law firms and corporations. Holly goes above and beyond merely placing candidates in positions—she studies the company or firm and uses her vast experience and insight to find uniquely qualified attorneys who fit the culture. Clients appreciate that she enjoys serving as an advisor and partner in helping them to build a strong and cohesive legal team.
Holly resides in a suburb of Atlanta with her husband. She is currently in the frustration stage with her golf game (10 years and counting). She and her husband love spending time with their family and traveling.
Julie Srochi is a senior member of the Davis Search legal recruitment team. With over two decades of legal experience, she is well-equipped to provide exceptional service to our client base. Prior to joining the firm, she spent eight years as an attorney specializing in bankruptcy and creditors' rights with McCalla Raymer LLC, a well-established mid-sized firm in Atlanta. Before that, she spent 10 years as a senior real estate and bankruptcy paralegal. After graduating from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Julie earned her Juris Doctor from Georgia State University College of Law, where she was a member of the University's Law Review.
Her legal background coupled with her relationship building skills are key to her success in the industry. Along with being a member of the State Bar of Georgia, she is also involved on the boards of other civic organizations. She resides in a suburb of Atlanta with her two daughters.
Afi Scope is a legal recruiter with an extensive background in consulting and marketing. Afi is a JD/MBA who previously provided management consultant services exclusively to legal organizations and served as a marketing consultant for Intel Corporation. As a recruiter with Davis Search for the past 4 years, Afi places attorneys in various firms in Atlanta, throughout the SE region and in corporations nationwide. She is a crackerjack researcher and is excellent at finding the perfect needle in the haystack candidates. Afi enjoys assisting clients and candidates alike find a fit that is ideal and enduring for both parties.
Afi is a graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law and Fox School of Business, where she was active in various organizations, including a youth mentoring program. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Louisville, with a major in political science.
Afi lives in a suburb of Atlanta with her husband and son.
Gail has joined Davis Search in 2012 from another local legal search firm. Prior to her legal recruiting experience, Gail spent a number of years in IT recruiting as well as Human Resources and Office Management. After completing her Paralegal degree, she decided to take advantage of her new degree by switching to legal recruiting. Gail has experience recruiting for legal placements in Asia and Europe, as well as the United States. Her clients include some of the country’s largest law firms and she has been involved in placing associates, partners and groups. Gail and her family decided to relocate to Atlanta from Milwaukee to escape the northern winters.
Gail is driven by helping people make vital moves in their careers and helping firms find the perfect attorneys for their practices. She feels that legal recruiting gives her the opportunity to use both her years of education and training. She and her husband reside in the Atlanta suburbs.