Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

  • Madeleine Seltzer

    Madeleine E. Seltzer earned her JD from USC Law School where she received the Best Brief Award in the Hale Moot Court Honors Program. She attended UC Berkeley and received her BA from UCLA. After practicing law for eight years in law firms and as General Counsel for a corporation,…

  • Valerie Fontaine

    Valerie A. Fontaine earned her JD from UC Hastings College of Law and her BA, Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude, from UCLA. She was on the Editorial Board of COMM/ENT, a Journal of Communications and Entertainment Law. Valerie practiced law with a prominent Los Angeles law firm and…

  • Randy Beckwith

    Randy Beckwith is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of UCLA where she earned her BA and Ed.D degrees. She also has a MA from Harvard University. She has been a legal search consultant since 1983. Randy served on the National Association of Legal Search Consultants (NALSC) Board of Directors for…

  • Roberta Kass

    Roberta Kass has over 20 years of legal recruiting experience. She received her BA, Phi Beta Kappa, from UCLA and is also a graduate of the JD/MBA program at UCLA. She practiced corporate law with a Los Angeles law firm and in-house, and headed special projects for the president/chairman of the board of…

  • Amber Handman

    Amber Handman spent 10 years at one of Washington, D.C.’s largest law firms, Arent Fox PLLC, as the Attorney Recruitment Manager prior to joining SeltzerFontaine. While at Arent Fox, Amber was responsible for hiring over 600 partners, associates, and law students, and managed summer associate programs. Amber initiated a Diversity…

  • Celeste Reeder

    Celeste Reeder has been in the business of legal recruiting since 2000. After graduating from law school, she traveled and lived around the world for several years. Upon returning to the US, and a brief stint as a case manager for JAMS, she joined the legal search profession. Celeste worked at…

  • Stephanie Nelson

    Stephanie Nelson is our Director of Operations. As Client Liaison she assists our employer clients with all of their recruiting needs, such as placing and updating job orders. She also is responsible for maintaining SeltzerFontaine's proprietary database, and managing vendor relations, accounting and fee agreements, and all technology needs. Stephanie earned…

  • Michael Carr

    Michael Carr moved from London and worked in legal search and recruiting for six and a half years before joining the team at SeltzerFontaine in early 2018. He graduated from a college now part of the University of Essex in the UK. Michael says, “I enjoy gaining attorneys’ confidence as…

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Los Angeles, CA 90064