Jacinta is the Managing Director at Jacinta Fish Legal. She has been in legal recruitment for over 20 years and is regarded as one of Australia’s most experienced legal search consultants.
Jacinta is a qualified lawyer, having worked in large private practice firms before moving into legal recruitment. Starting her own business in 2002, Jacinta has managed the careers of many lawyers to achieve positions of Partner, General Counsel, Head of Legal & Risk and Company Secretary. She has recruited across all industries and in private practice, both domestically and internationally and many of her clients are highly successful brand names both in Australia and overseas.
Apart from managing her own business and the careers of others, Jacinta is also mum to 3 boys and is currently undertaking a Psychology degree. She leads by example in Flexible Working as she juggles client & candidate needs and study deadlines, all while balancing family life.
She loves the contact she has with the legal profession and is committed to providing the very best of recruitment advice to her clients and candidates. She advocates for flexible working to ensure that female talent, in particular, is not lost or undervalued in the corporate world and challenges employers to see how they can find new ways of working to stimulate diversity of talent in their teams.