Areas of Expertise
Legal staffing, contract attorneys and paralegals, temporary staffing and direct-hire placements, career strategy counseling, document review project management, human capital consulting.
legalQuest LLC was founded in 2006. It has established itself as a premier, full service legal staffing firm. We specialize in the temporary and direct-hire placements of highly-skilled legal professionals at law firms and corporate legal departments. legalQuest LLC has a solid reputation of providing high-quality service to the clients it serves. Our insistence on excellence, professionalism and operating according to our core principals of integrity, quality, customer service, expertise, respect, diversity and teamwork, differentiates legalQuest from its competition. legalQuest invests considerable time to learn and understand each client's business model, culture and expectations and conducts a comprehensive analysis of the client's environment to provide customized staffing solutions. As the only women and minority-owned legal staffing firm in Chicago, legalQuest understands the importance of diversity, and is committed to diversity in the legal profession.
Ginger Wilson is the Founder and Managing Principal of legalQuest LLC. At the company, Ginger is responsible for the day-to-day operations and business development. Ginger uses her multidisciplinary background to counsel candidates at all experience levels regarding career options and opportunities. Her keen business acumen allows Ginger to partner strategically with clients to help them achieve their optimal staffing mix. Ginger is widely regarded as one of the leading and most experienced legal staffing professionals in the Chicago area. Before founding legalQuest, Ginger spent eight years with the nation's largest legal staffing firm, where she served as the Executive Director of its Chicago office. While there she consistently won recognition in the company's President's Club and President's Circle and as Branch of the Year. Prior to pursuing a career in legal staffing, Ginger was a Tax Consultant with Coopers & Lybrand LLP, where she counseled high net worth individuals and non-profits.
Wellesley College, Political Science and American Studies/ The University of Michigan Business School, Master of Business Administration/ The University of Michigan Law School, Juris Doctor/ The Chicago Urban League, nextOne Program Alumni/ Admitted Illinois Bar/ Received Certified Public Accountant designation/Top African-American Legal Staffing Firm, The Network Journal/ Recipient, Raising Awareness Award, Scholarship Chicago)
Member, The Black Women's Lawyers Association/ Member, The Chicago Bar Association Member, The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools Alumni Advisory Committee/ Member, Windy City Chapter, The Links, Incorporated/ Member. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated/ Board Member, Chicago Scholars/ Board Member, The Institute of Women Today/ Executive Board Member, The Alliance for Women.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois/ Chico & Nunes P.C. / Edelman/ Johnson Publishing Company/ Perkins Coie LLP/ Kirkland & Ellis LLP/ Mayer Brown LLP/ National Stock Exchange/ Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP/ Sara Lee Corporation/ Sidley Austin LLP/ Winn-Dixie Stores