Chere Estrin, CEO
Ms. Estrin is the CEO of Estrin Legal Staffing, and Co-Founding Member of the Organization of Legal Professionals (OLP), a non-profit organization for attorneys and legal professionals and originator of the eDiscovery Certification Exam (CeDP) along with Pearson Vue, a $7 billion corporation.
      A former Administrator for two major law firms, she has held executive positions in law firms, litigation support companies and as Sr. Vice President of a legal staffing division of a $5 billion publicly held corporation. She is the CEO and founder of the Paralegal Knowledge Institute, an online continuing legal education organization for experienced paralegals and publishes the prestigious digital magazine, KNOW, the Magazine for Paralegals. She is the former Editor-in-Chief of Sue, the Magazine for Women Litigators.
Ms. Estrin has been in the staffing arena for over 20 years placing high-level legal professionals including attorneys, litigation support professionals, technology experts, paralegals, administrators, managers and legal service providers at AmLaw 250 firms and Fortune 1000 in-house corporations.  She founded a successful California organization that she sold to a $5 billion staffing company and, as Sr. Vice-President, ran its national division.
     In her roles with OLP, she guides the association’s development and implementation of the eDiscovery and Litigation Support certification exams (first in the country) along with Pearson, a $7 billion corporation specializing in certification exams and educational publishing. She is the Education Director designing, creating and executing online, live training programs with an on-call roster of over 900 instructors throughout the world.

     Ms. Estrin is the author of 10 books about careers in the legal field including The Paralegal Career Guide 4th Edition; Why Traditional Legal Professionals Don’t Stand a Chance in Hell;  Where Do I Go From Here? and written hundreds of articles.  She is a well-known national seminar speaker and has been interviewed or mentioned by publications such as Newsweek, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, Entrepreneur, Maximum, The Daily Journal, LTN, ABA Journal,, Above the Law, and other widely-read publications. She is a recipient of the Los Angeles/Century City Women of Achievement Award. 
     Ms. Estrin is a co-founding member of the International Practice Management Association (IPMA); and the Organization of Legal Professionals with a prestigious Board of Governors inclusive of judges and well-known attorneys.  She is the recipient of the Los Angeles Paralegal Lifetime Achievement Award. She has written the popular blog, The Estrin Report, since 2005. Talk to her at

Why Estrin?

Allen Brody, Esq.
As President, Allen Brody, Esq. guides our Document Review  and DepoSums® divisions. Allen has practiced law for over 30 years. He is also the General Counsel for the Organization of Legal Professionals, OLP, a non-profit organization that provides eDiscovery training for attorneys and legal professionals and provides eDiscovery certification. He holds positions on prestigious non-profit Boards and teaches ethics for OLP and the Paralegal Knowledge Institute. 

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Our Team 


  • Experience in the legal field since 1981
  • Our recruiters have experience frommajor law firms or in-house legal departments
  • Extensive experience with AmLaw and NLJ law firms 
  • Background checks
  • Personal account manager
  • Excellent guarantee with pro-rated refund or replacement opportunities
  • Hundreds of online, onDemand and live training in legal technology
  • Estrin Deposition Summarizing from attorneys and senior paralegals who know how to get the job done right  
  • Sister organizations with the Paralegal Knowledge Institute online training for paralegals and legal professionals, and the prestigious Organization of Legal Professionals, first to design and implement the eDiscovery certification exam.
  • Excellent temporaries
  • Experienced document reviewers


​​Executive Level

  • Administrators
  • Controllers
  • Executive Search Solutions
  • HR Directors
  • Branch Managers
  • Practice Management
  • Executive Directors
  • IT Directors


  • Document Reviewers
  • Legal Secretaries/Legal Assistants
  • Executive Assistants
  • Paralegals
  • Contract Attorneys
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Litigation Support
  • General office support
  • Receptionists
  • Case & Document Clerks
  • Law Clerks
  • Project Managers
  • eDiscovery Specialists
  • Contract Administrators

Deposition Summarizing

Estrin Legal Staffing provides top quality deposition summarizing. Contact us for more information.

Estrin Legal Staffing

Our Company at a Glance

Here at Estrin Legal Staffing, we are dedicated to you and all your different legal staffing needs conducted by subject matter experts. We provide legal staffing to law firms and in-house legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Orange County, San Diego, and Washington, D.C.  Additionally, we provide direct hire recruiting nationwide.

We've been around the legal field for over 30 years and we've won several awards. But, our most important win is making you a happy, life-long client.

  • Direct Hire
  • Temporary Staffing and Document Reviewers
  • Deposition Summarizing



  •   Experience in the legal field

                since 1981

  •     Extensive experience with
        AmLaw and NLJ law firm
  •     Recruiters who care about
  •     Expert resume writing advice
  •     We listen
  •     We get back to you quickly
  •     We help prepare you for the
  •     We have sister organizations
         such the Organization of

                   Legal Professionals providing

                   legal technology training and

                   the Paralegal Knowledge Institute.


General Legal Staffing

  • Paralegal
  • Attorneys
  • Legal Secretaries/Legal Assistants
  • Accounting
  • Document Reviewers
  • Contract Attorneys
  • Human Resources
  • Litigation Support
  • IT
  • Technology
  • eDiscovery Specialists
  • Compliance
  • Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Pricing Strategists
  • Operations
  • Facilities Management
  • Office Services
  • Library


  • Controllers
  • Accountants
  • Billing
  • Collections
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Supervisors
  • Financial Analysts
  • Payroll
  • CFO