Job Search - Navigating the Transition

Welcome to Law Light!  The legal world has a lot to offer – and so do we. Law Light delivers a bit of levity to relevant & informed conversations touching all aspects of the legal field. Brought to you with a combination of head & heart by Gibson Arnold & Associates, Inc., a national legal recruiting firm assisting Fortune 500 corporations and law firms with the placement of extraordinary candidates. We handle full-cycle recruitment of senior- and executive-level employees and staff personnel, as well as e-Discovery.
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Repurposing Your Career

Published November 20, 2020   (Download)
On this episode of Law Light, Melinda Delmonico (President & CEO of Gibson Arnold) talks with Elaina McMillan (Director of Talent Acquisition) about the Whys and the Hows of repurposing your career.

Don’t Go It Alone

Published November 6, 2020   (Download)
On this week’s episode, Elaina McMillan, Director of Gibson Arnold’s DLA program, is joined by Dee Dee Norman (Director of Mergers and Laterals) and Forlesia Willis (Director of Associate Hiring) to discuss the benefits of working with a recruiter during your job search.

Salary Negotiations and You

Published October 16, 2020  (Download)
On today’s episode, Melinda Delmonico (President & CEO of Gibson Arnold) is joined by Forlesia Willis, Director of Talent Acquisition and Head of Associate Hiring for Gibson Arnold. Melinda and Forlesia discuss the complicated and sometimes touchy topic of salary negotiations.

Manifesting the Job That You Want

Published October 2, 2020  (Download)
We are back! Welcome to Season 2 of Law Light by Gibson Arnold & Associates. Our season opener is all about manifesting the career that truly inspires you. Melinda Delmonico, President & CEO of Gibson Arnold, is joined by Elaina McMillan, Director of Talent Acquisition, in order to help you understand the power of manifestation, and how it can help you find and obtain your dream career.

Expanding, Connecting, and Cultivating Your Network

Published August 7, 2020  (Download)
In today’s episode, Melinda talks to Elisha Dodge, senior managing director for Gibson Arnold & Associates. Together, they discuss the importance of forming and maintaining your professional network, as well as provide guidance for those who are trying to create their network from square one. Both Melinda and Elisha have spent many years in the legal industry, and they bring their cumulative knowledge to this episode to help you make the most of your network.

Law Firm to In-House – Navigating the Transition

Published July 24, 2020  (Download)
Today Melinda is joined by Elisha Dodge, senior manager and general counsel for Gibson Arnold, to discuss what it takes to transition from a law firm to an in-house role. Elisha offers her expertise on what corporations are looking for in their corporate counsel, as well as how you can get started making the transition. For more information, contact Elisha Dodge at

Creative Resumes Create Opportunities

Published: May 15, 2020  (Download)
Today Melinda is joined by Stacie Woods, the eDiscovery Manager for Gibson Arnold & Associates. Together they discuss best practices for drafting a resume, and how your resume can make or break you in your job search. Melinda lays out some Dos and Don’ts of resume building, and the ladies discuss some of the resume faux pas they have seen in the past.

Thriving In Chaos – Self Care in the Legal Field

Published: April 17, 2020  (Download)
On our first episode, Melinda Delmonico and Elaina McMillan discuss the stress of working in the legal field, the toll that stress can take on our health, and ways to practice self care in our every day lives. Gibson Arnold & Associates is a legal staffing firm located in Denver, Colorado that knows the ins and outs of the legal profession, and we will be bringing you podcasts on a myriad of topics regarding the legal world, so stay tuned!