The Merker Group | Who We Are


About the Merker Group

The Merker Group is a leading legal recruiting firm. We have an excellent understanding of the current U.S. legal market across all practice areas. We work with attorneys at all levels, from junior-level through senior associates and counsel, as well as in-house counsel.

Our firm partners with many of the top Am Law 100 and 200 firms across the nation, as well as boutiques to source the very best candidates. We also have a wide range of clients, from start-ups to Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies across all sectors.

The Merker Group can assist you whether you are looking to take the next step in your career, or if you are handling recruitment for your own team. We have the expertise and knowledge to find you the right individuals to fulfill your needs.

In addition to our tailored recruitment services, we are focused on partnering with our candidates and clients to provide highly detailed knowledge on their respective regions, as well as comprehensive information on the job market, current industry trends and compensation expectations.

The Merker Group can handle your search in the most efficient and seamless manner, which will allow you to find your new role quicker and more successfully than you could working with other firms.  

Our search efficiency and quality are a result of our strategic, thorough approach and ability to dedicate our attention to representing you in the market.


Danielle Goldstone Merker

Danielle Goldstone Merker is the Co-Founder and President of The Merker Group, Inc., where she focuses on legal recruitment of attorneys at all levels for many of the top Am Law 100 and 200 firms across the United States. Danielle also works with the in-house legal departments for a wide range of clients, including start-ups, Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies, across all sectors.

Danielle's goal is to establish close relationships with her clients and to learn about their unique cultures and hiring objectives. This leads to successful, effective and efficient searches that are specifically tailored to her clients' needs. In addition to recruitment, Danielle has partnered with her clients on various matters, including market mappings and benchmarking data and compensation. Danielle also enjoys working closely with her candidates, providing guidance and helping them identify opportunities that are in line with their career goals.

Prior to founding The Merker Group, Inc., Danielle worked as a legal recruiter for one of the world's leading legal recruitment firms. There, she handled both in-house and law firm searches and successfully placed candidates into law firms and companies across various industries. Before becoming a recruiter and entrepreneur, Danielle was a practicing attorney for nine years in New York City. Her background in law and practical experience has given her extensive insight into the legal market, which has proven very valuable to her clients and candidates.

Kevin Merker

Kevin Merker is the Co-Founder and Head of Business Development and Marketing at The Merker Group, Inc. where he focuses on establishing new relationships with companies and law firms across the nation. Kevin provides the strategic direction of The Merker Group, Inc. and positioning within the market. He is astute in understanding organizational structures, internal challenges and navigating the idiosyncrasies that exist with many of our clients.

In addition to founding and operating his own ecommerce business for 10 years, Kevin has had a successful career concentrated on business development, building partnerships, marketing and sales. Kevin graduated with honors from Babson College with a degree in Marketing and Economics.