Ms. Saydah brings 20 years of attorney recruiting experience to Keker, Van Nest & Peters, where she is responsible for attorney and law student recruiting, the summer associate program, and lawyer professional development. She is a member of the firm's hiring and training committees, and also assists with the firm's diversity efforts.
She has been a presenter at the NALP conference and has spoken at various law schools, educating students on the on-campus interview process, and what to expect during the summer associate program. Prior to Keker, Van Nest & Peters, she handled attorney recruiting at various AmLaw 100 firms.
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