Whether writing, teaching or giving talks,
I help tell stories. Stories that inform, influence, inspire.
Here's my (pivot) story.
"Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your wild & precious life?"
—Mary Oliver, Poet
It all started in 2017 when I got a crazy and wonderful idea to create a column where I interview influential members of the legal community and ask them questions that bring to the forefront what I call, "the person behind the title." The idea became a reality when Thomson Reuters said "yes" to publishing my first interview with the always insightful Mark Chandler, CLO of Cisco. The interview became the monthly column, Upfront & Personal.
I had been noodling with the idea for Upfront & Personal for several years. I would pick it up, and I would put it down. Then one day I decided to turn my idea into reality. So, I opened my stories folder and began writing. This time with focus, intention, and with something I had stopped feeling and wanted back: flow.
I bring to this adventure over 25 years of building relationships in the legal industry and providing creative approaches to the business of law. I bring my experience as a serial entrepreneur inside and outside the world of law. I bring a love for telling stories that celebrate people, ideas, and movements.
Series: Curious Minds
Learn what influences & inspires legal change makers.
New Column: On Leadership
Conversations with law firm leaders.
Scroll down to the Photo Gallery to see the individuals who are leading their law firms in this fast-paced environment.
Blog: LOOK ...
More articles, musings & ruminations.
Click here to read articles on CLOC, Artificial Intelligence, Leadership, Knowing Your Clients, Winning the RFP, Operational Excellence, Design Thinking, Procurement, Law Firm Pricing Officers, Key Client Programs.
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In collaboration with Delia Violante, Director
Women in Business Law Initiative
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