Expertise with Integrity

“There is no hesitation on my part in heartily recommending Nick – he is, quite simply, excellent at what he does.” – Bill Choe, Partner, Paul Hastings

Nick Goseland

Founder and Managing Principal

Edgewater’s team of specialists is led by its founder, Nick Goseland, one of the top legal search experts in the nation. His deep understanding of the national market, along with his considerable connections with both firms and companies throughout the US, has led him to be recognized by numerous prominent institutions and legal publications, including Harvard Law School, Bloomberg Law, Above the Law and Law360.

Before starting Edgewater, Nick was a Principal and Executive Committee member with an international recruiting firm, where he led the company in attorney placements and helped oversee client services. Nick practiced law for two years with a top Chambers-ranked litigation boutique and previously spent several years as a corporate trainer in Shanghai. Nick earned his J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif, from the University of San Diego School of Law, and his B.A. from the University of Colorado. He speaks and reads Mandarin.

Eric Rabichow


Eric Rabichow oversees Edgewater operations and specializes in high-level in-house and strategic private practice placements. He is the former COO of a private equity backed consumer goods company where he helped to drive unprecedented growth, leading to its sale in 2016. Leveraging his first-hand experience hiring top talent, Eric forged a niche in Recruiting as a CPG hiring specialist before joining Edgewater.

Eric earned his B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara, holds a certificate in Executive Coaching, and is fluent in Spanish. He is a member of the COO Forum, a professional association for COO’s and second-in-command executives.