Ashley Howerton Smith 2018-04-30T19:28:13+00:00

Ashley Howerton Smith

Recruiting Director

(704) 343-4822

Ashley has been with Carolina Legal as an attorney recruiter for over fifteen years.  She specializes in permanent placement of lateral partners, partner groups and lateral associates in law firms and corporate legal departments.  She also handles temporary and contract placement of attorneys for short and long-term projects.

Formerly with:

  • Smith Helms Mulliss & Moore (currently McGuire Woods) as their Recruiting Director handling lateral and summer associate recruiting
  • March Of Dimes as Director of WalkAmerica and Special Events


  • B.A. Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ashley is involved with:

  • ICan Bike
  • Pat’s Place
  • Charlotte Country Day School