Legal Recruiter

Tim Shelton

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About Tim Shelton

Tim is a recruiter with the Legal team at ThinkingAhead Executive Search. Tim recruits in the following areas:

  • Retained and Engaged Search – Attorney/Partner
  • Legal Support
  • Partner and Lateral Attorney placement
  • Law Firm Merger/Acquisition
  • Expansion to new Legal Markets

Tim lives in middle Tennessee with his wife and daughter and their family poodle, Derrick Henry Shelton. The Sheltons are lifelong Crimson Tide fans.

Before joining ThinkingAhead, Tim was a successful attorney in north Alabama for 20 years. He focused on real estate, land title issues, foreclosures, landlord rights, probate and estate planning and criminal defense. For the last two years since moving to Tennessee, Tim has worked in higher education admissions.

Tim is a proud alumnus of the University of North Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Communications, and is a graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law.

Retained & Engaged Search -Attorney/Partner
Legal Support
Partner & Lateral Attorney Placement
Law Firm Merger/Acquisition
Expansion to new Legal Markets