Kristin Hebert

Kristin Hebert

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About Kristin

Kristin Hebert is the managing partner of Caldwell’s Legal Practice and San Francisco office. She focuses on the recruitment of senior legal, operations, functional, compliance, regulatory and government affairs talent. Her clients include large and small, as well as public and private companies across many industries, including financial services, aerospace and defense, industrial, consumer products, retail, healthcare, life sciences, and technology. She also represents professional services firms.


Kristin concentrates on senior legal and compliance talent, including chief legal officers, chief financial officers, chief privacy officers, general counsels, chief compliance officers, ethics officers, in-house lawyers and government relations professionals at the senior level. She also conducts strategic searches for law firms for partners, practice groups, and executive firm administration.

Before joining Caldwell, Kristin held leadership roles at Heidrick & Struggles, Highland Partners and Kristin Hebert Associates, a search firm she started in 1993.


Kristin earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Southern California in 1987.

More About Kristin

Kristin serves as a member of the Development Committee of The Bridge School and is an associate member of The Cancer League, Inc.

Recent Feedback

Kristin was amazing. Total pro. Knows the market, knows the game, knows the strategy. 1,000% satisfied and will recommend you all going forward to all my colleagues.” – Director, Corporate Counsel, International IT management company

“Kristin and team are incredibly effective in landing amazing talent. Not only is candidate quality high, their accelerated pace helps reduce team/leader stress by enabling the rapid plug of talent gaps. Kristin is highly collaborative and a great partner, both Kristin and team listen and understand client requirements and concerns which makes their impact even greater.” – Director, HR Business Partner, International IT management company

We’ve had a long-standing relationship with Kristin Hebert, and she understands both our business needs and personality needs. She’s the perfect “matchmaker” for finding the right person to fill roles.” – Kim Gray, Global Chief Privacy Officer

Kristin Hebert did an outstanding job on our GC search. Had a star candidate who backed out for personal reasons, and we had to start over. Kristin never missed a beat. She is honest, always available and works incredibly hard to ensure she understands the clients needs.” – Private equity high-growth healthcare company

Kristin Hebert is great at what she does and has the highest integrity. The entire team made the process (from beginning to end) of finding our next best hire easy. You have a team of dedicated, attentive, credible professionals with whom I was honored to work.” – Global biopharmaceutical company

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