Maria Talebian, Director

Maria Talebian obtained her undergraduate B.A., Double Major in Asian Studies & Art before receiving her JD from Brooklyn Law School (BLS). After graduating from BLS, Maria practiced in a law firm and worked within the Labor & Employment law sectors at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the National Labor Relations Board. Maria joined Michael Page International in 2007 and quickly rose through the ranks as Director with oversight across the U.S. financial services legal & compliance practice areas. Maria comes with a decade plus of leadership experience coupled with hands on senior level executive search success. Maria has successfully placed hundreds of legal & compliance professionals across the USA both with domestic as well as foreign based firms.

At Taylor Root, Maria is responsible for the management and strategic growth of the Legal, Risk & Compliance permanent divisions. Our legal, risk & compliance recruitment team specialise in recruiting for searches within banking, financial services, as well as Corporate & Fintech operations across the U.S.