About Us


Dr. Terry Bashor founded Legal Search Associates (LSA) in 1990 to assist law firms and corporate legal departments find and secure attorney talent. Legal Search Associates also provides assistance to attorneys seeking new career opportunities. Chuck Loose joined Terry in 2016 brining an acute knowledge of the legal industry and over 10 years of legal recruiting experience. In 2021 Terry retired from Legal Search Associates naming Chuck Loose President. LSA’s over 30 years of experience allow it to conduct the industry’s most informative, comprehensive and targeted searches in the most confidential, ethical and professional manner.  

Working for You:

LSA is a dedicated resource for your firm, hiring partner, recruitment manager or HR department. Whether you are a client that engages us to add talent to your team or a candidate seeking a new opportunity, we take the time to thoroughly understand and tailor our search to fit your needs and goals.

The Benefits of our Success:

Legal Search Associates has successfully placed attorneys for more than 30 years yielding trusted, long term relationships with our client law firms and corporate legal departments.  Years of successful placements has also allowed us to develop an extensive network of placed talent who continue to assist us in opening doors for new attorney and staff prospects.


Contact Information

Chuck Loose, President

Ph: 816.519.0642

Email: [email protected]