Fernando Romo joined Goodwin in 2021 as Lateral Partner Recruiting Manager. In this role, he is responsible for managing the firms partner recruitment efforts in California. Mr. Romo works closely with the Managing Director, Talent Acquisition - Lateral Partner Recruiting, to execute the firm’s recruitment strategy.
Prior to Goodwin, Mr. Romo was a Recruiting Manager at Morrison & Foerster LLP where he managed recruiting efforts for law school, partner and counsel candidates for the Palo Alto office. He worked closely with firm leadership to identify and execute recruiting strategies for the office.
Mr. Romo is an active member of the National Association for Law Placement (NALP) and the Bay Area Legal Recruitment Association (BALRA), where he currently serves as a Board Member. He also served as BALRA president in 2019.