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Kristin Hebert

Managing Partner, Legal Practice


Kristin Hebert is leader of Caldwell Partners’ Legal Practice, managing partner of the San Francisco office, and a member of the firm’s leadership committee. She focuses on the recruitment of senior legal, operations, functional, compliance, regulatory and government affairs talent. Her clients include large and small, as well as public and private companies across many industries including: financial services, aerospace and defense, industrial, consumer products, retail, health care, life sciences and technology.  She also represents professional services firms.

Kristin concentrates on senior legal and compliance talent including: chief legal officers, chief financial officers, chief privacy officers, general counsels, chief compliance officers, ethics officers, in-house lawyers and government relations professionals at the senior level.  She also conducts strategic searches for law firms for partners, practice groups, and executive firm administration.

Before joining Caldwell Partners, Kristin held leadership roles at Heidrick & Struggles, Highland Partners, and Kristin Hebert Associates, a search firm she started in 1993.

Kristin earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Southern California in 1987. She serves as a member of the Development Committee of The Bridge School and she is an associate member of The Cancer League, Inc.