důvěra: noun (Czech) – Trust; reliance on the integrity, strength, ability, etc. Trust our judgement in finding the right candidate on a contract or direct hire basis.

About Us

Duvera Consulting  is a professional recruiting and placement firm with expertise and processes customized to our clients' specific resourcing needs.  While our specialty is legal (attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries), we can and have found even the most unique candidates in accounting, HR, and technology, too.

Our accounting and finance team is deeply experienced in accounting and finance placements of all levels of accounting professionals: managers, controllers, FP&A professionals, and CFOs.

Our Practice

Practice Areas

Legacy of Success

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We are a full-service executive and professional recruiting firm providing:


  • Permanent Placement
  • Contract/Staff Augmentation
  • Temp-to-Hire
  • Projects (including eDiscovery)


Our Approach

Legacy of Success

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This is a relationship business: we get to know you as a client and the culture of your organization so we can know what you need from us.  We find the right candidates because we'll know what you want.

Legacy of Success

Legacy of Success

Legacy of Success

A combined 50+ years of recruiting expertise for various organizations in legal, oil & gas, technology, industrial distribution, manufacturing, and petrochemical industries.  Large or small, public or private -  we've repeatedly found the right candidates.

Our Team

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Kamile Prochaska, Director of Placement

A founding member of Duvera, Kamile Kuci Prochaska has extensive experience and proven results in legal, accounting, HR, and IT placements.  Director of Placement, Mrs. Kamile Kuci Prochaska has over 25 years' professional experience and over 20-years' experience in the executive search and staffing industry.  Previously, Kamile worked for recruiting firms such as Donovan & Watkins, Ad Hoc Legal, and Providus.  While her specialty is legal recruiting - attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries and legal office mangers - she has experience placing accounting, technology, and human resources professionals, having made thousands of placements for permanent hire and contract during her recruiting career.  Her keen eye for talent is matched only by her ability to find the right person for the skill and personality required for the position at hand, with placements in Houston and Dallas.  She has a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from The University of Houston. Mrs. Prochaska is a supporter of multiple charitable causes in the Houston area.


kamile.prochaska@duveraconsulting.com

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Kim Pratel, Executive Recruiter

 Kim Burrow Pratel recently joined Duvera Consulting, LLC as Executive Recruiter specializing in legal, accounting & finance staffing.  Previously, Kim was with Donovan & Watkins from 2007- 2019 and was most recently the Managing Director & Executive Recruiter for Strategic Accounts. She managed Houston operations which focuses on the placement of senior level contract and direct hire accounting, finance, legal, administrative and HR professionals. She was originally recruited to DW to develop the company’s attorney placement division and catapulted Donovan & Watkins into the attorney recruiting space with contract and direct-hire attorney placements into Fortune 10 – 500 corporations. She built their e-Discovery recruiting program in essentially Greenfield space, including recruiting and fulfillment for the largest eDiscovery and claims review project in history. She has placed attorneys and executive level accounting/finance professionals in corporations and law firms in various cities including Houston, Dallas, New Orleans, Chicago and New York. Prior to Donovan & Watkins, Kim was with a national legal staffing firm for six years as the Director of Paralegal & JD Placement. She is a graduate of the University of Texas and a native Houstonian. 

kim.pratel@duveraconsulting.com

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Jennifer Gill Erwin, Client Development

 Jennifer Gill Erwin has joined Duvera Consulting in the capacity of Client Development specializing in legal, accounting and finance staffing. Jennifer was previously Director - Legal Solutions at Epiq/DTI/Providus for over eleven years and was responsible for delivering eDiscovery, staffing and managed review project solutions to various law firms and corporate law departments. Jennifer has extensive experience working with numerous Fortune 100 companies in various industries as well as law firms.  Prior to Epiq, she was Manager of Attorney Employment at Baker Botts LLP, where she handled attorney recruitment for new associates, summer associates, law clerks and lateral attorneys.  Jennifer holds a B.B.A. in Marketing from Texas A&M University and is an active volunteer with the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. 

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The Duvera Team

(l to r) Kim Pratel, Kamile Prochaska, Jennifer Erwin