Michaela McTurk serves as Douglas & London’s Director of Human Resources and Office Administration. In this role, she leads the Firm’s human resources strategies, including those related to employee relations, benefits, talent acquisition, leadership and professional development, employee engagement, and performance and compensation management. Michaela oversees and supports the firm’s overall operations and administrative teams in addition to managing the firm’s business and legal services vendors.
Michaela’s experience in the legal industry began in 2006 in firms varying from mid-size to global law-firms. For most of her career, Michaela has been an HR department of just one person and has single handedly met the needs and demands of fast-paced organizations with a wide-range of responsibilities including payroll, administering benefit programs, wellness programs and the complete employee-life cycle.
Michaela is proud to be part of a firm that is so deeply committed in helping others and to work alongside a group of such talented individuals. She is motivated by both their continuous passion of serving justice for victims that have been wronged and their unwavering dedication in working hard for their clients.
Michaela received her M.S., summa cum laude, from Touro University, and undergraduate degree in English Literature from Baruch College.