Jennifer Manton Will Serve on International Board of Directors for Three Years
NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, December 20, 2007 – LAWFUEL – Legal Newswire – Loeb & Loeb LLP announced today that Jennifer Manton, the law firm’s Chief Marketing Officer, has been elected by the Legal Marketing Association (LMA) membership to be the organization’s President-Elect and a member of the 2008 International Board of Directors. She will serve as President in 2009.
Jennifer Manton has been involved with LMA in some capacity for the last 12 years. She has served as the President of two chapters (Pittsburgh and New York City) and as a 2007 Annual International Conference Co-Chair.
Manton commented on her new leadership role, “LMA was instrumental in my career growth and development and I am honored to serve an organization that is representative of an evolving profession and one that is becoming increasingly more dynamic.” She added, “The legal industry, driven by clients’ concerns and demands, continues to change, and LMA can affect that change by providing its members and member organizations with tools, solutions and strategic guidance necessary to excel in today’s competitive industry.”
“We’re delighted that Jennifer has been elected to this prestigious position within LMA,” said Loeb & Loeb Chief Operating Officer Jerry Post. “Her keen insight and exemplary leadership skills have made her an invaluable asset to Loeb & Loeb and we are certain that LMA has chosen the best person for the job.”
Betsi Roach, Executive Director of LMA said, “This is a great opportunity for Jennifer to help shape the profession for the future and we greatly appreciate her taking on this responsibility in addition to her demanding role at Loeb & Loeb.”
Since June 2005, Manton has served as Chief Marketing Officer at Loeb & Loeb LLP. In her role as CMO she leads the firm’s marketing and client development initiatives. She has developed and implemented countless strategic marketing and business development plans during her nearly 15-year career, which includes experience in branding, public relations, as well as client service initiatives. Manton’s prior experience includes serving as Director of Marketing and Communications at a 450 attorney national firm; taking the reigns as Director of Marketing at mid-sized East coast regional firm when she was only 28; and serving as the first Marketing Manager at a 50-attorney Pittsburgh law firm where she helped to build its first ever marketing program. Prior to focusing in the legal industry, Manton gained her professional services marketing experience in a CPA firm.
About LMA: The Legal Marketing Association (LMA) is a not-for-profit organization, with more than 3,000 members in North America, as well as Asia, Australia, Europe, and South America. The organization is dedicated to serving the needs and maintaining the professional standards of the marketing professionals within the legal industry.
About Loeb & Loeb LLP: Loeb & Loeb LLP is a multi-service national law firm with more than 275 attorneys focusing on select core industries and practice areas, rather than endeavoring to be all things to all clients, and is recognized as a leading law firm in the areas of corporate and securities matters; litigation; entertainment and media law; finance; real estate; intellectual property; private equity; employment; advertising and promotions and tax and wealth services. The firm represents multi-national, Fortune 100 company in their mid-market transactions and litigation matters, and serves as primary outside counsel to a multitude of mid-market clients. The firm also represents clients ranging from high tech start-ups to high net worth individuals and families. The firm has four domestic offices in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago and Nashville and an affiliation in Asia and Europe. For more information please visit http://www.loeb.com/