Samantha CowlingManaging Director
Samantha Cowling is the Managing Director and Founder of Henley Reid.
Drawing on her first-hand knowledge of the legal sector’s business pressures, she offers highly consultative executive search and recruitment solutions. Sam is a trusted advisor to a significant client base of highly regarded firms and in-house teams in the Australian market. She plays an instrumental role in identifying and executing key hires that aligns the interests of all parties.
Sam represents Partners, General Counsel, Special Counsel and Senior Associates, working closely with lawyers to understand their specific career objectives before advising upon and executing a focused and proactive recruitment strategy.
As a qualified Executive Coach, Sam pairs her expertise with executive coaching for lawyers. Her coaching programme stretches individual capabilities, assists with role transitions and uncovers potential roadblocks so that lawyers succeed to their maximum potential.
Sam qualified as a lawyer in 2001 and practiced as a lawyer in Sydney and London before transitioning into executive search and career change in 2005. She has been an executive search specialist within the legal sector for the last 19 years.LinkedIn