Chief Operating Officer
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a national law firm, provides coordinated legal services headquartered in Chicago, founded in 1934.
25+ years of supporting law firm technology. I am an energetic and dedicated professional with a talent for crisp project execution, driving efficiencies and game changing innovation. I have spent my entire career working in the legal field. I bring a unique set of skills to the table. My law firm IT career began in training, evolved into programming / engineering, veered into the entrepreneurial space of IT consulting and, finally, back to in-house legal IT executive leadership. Former Co-Founder and Managing Director of Aztech Consulting Group, LLC. Specialize in installation, integration and support of document management systems (Interwoven certified engineer, DocsOpen, Softsolutions) and a variety of law firm applications. Direct design and development of custom client applications. Management of business development and client relationships. Project management for all size projects. Manage IT integration for law firm mergers and acquisitions.Experience•M&A technology integration •Document Management systems integration & implementations (certified iManage engineer)•Project management of large complex technical initiatives•Database administration•Business intelligence & key performance indicators identification & reporting•Data warehouse implementation•Strategic envisioning •IT roadmap envisioning, creation & execution•Business administration•Built and motivated extraordinary teams•Budget management•Innovative servant leader•Implemented agile methodologies•Directed teams in dynamic high expectation environment•Process improvement and process engineering•“Lead by example” leadership styleSpecialties: IT systems integration of law firm mergers and acquisitions, Interwoven Worksite / Desksite / Filesite, Project Management, Business Development, Company Management