Susan Barker joined Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP as Practice Development Manager. She previously had been Director, Partner and co-owner at Kirshbaum Demler & Associates, Inc. Yolanda R. Cartusciello became a partner at Bernero & Press, LLC. She had been Director of Marketing at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. Kelly Ann Cummings joined Cleary Gottlieb Steen […]

Welcome to Page SIG, where we highlight the activities of our chapter’s wide variety of SIGs (Shared Interest Groups). We encourage you to join and participate in these important subsets of our chapter. Contact information for each SIG is included below each update. Business Development SIG The Business Development SIG kicked off its year on March 16 […]

In celebration of Earth Day on Sunday, April 24, several members of the Metro NY chapter’s Corporate Social Responsibility Special Interest Group rolled up their sleeves to help the Clayton Williams Community Garden tend to its Spring gardening chores. The NYLMA contingent (see pictures) was led by chapter president Melissa Seitter and CSR SIG chair […]

The Metro New York LMA chapter’s next luncheon meeting will focus on the increasing significance of Women’s Initiative programs and the role of women at law firms of all sizes. The May 18 luncheon, to be hosted at Cooley LLP, will examine how law firms are promoting professional development for female lawyers and providing them […]

Rosa Colon was honored with the Chapter’s Future Leader of the Year Award this winter for her commitment and dedication to the Metro New York LMA Chapter.  She provides leadership to the chapter by co-chairing our Future Leaders SIG with Amy Paquette.  She also offers leadership to the legal marketing industry through her role as […]

The Metropolitan New York Chapter of the Legal Marketing Association (NYLMA) honored four individual members and two committees with its 5th annual Metropolitan New York LMA Awards for service to the chapter and the legal marketing profession. The Awards were presented at the New York chapter’s annual Kickoff Event held at Hunton & Williams LLP […]

NLYMA members Alexander Coxe and Thomas Freeman, who make a little music in their spare time, celebrated the release of the first album (“Hands that Feed”) of their band (givingTribe) with a special fundraiser on Saturday April 30 from 5-9 pm at Toshi’s Living Room in Chelsea (1141 Broadway – Bway & 26th). All the voluntary […]

“I fell into it,” responded all three panelists at the NYLMA’s 4th Annual CMO Forum: “How to Develop & Progress in Your Legal Marketing Career,” about how they got their start in legal marketing. Discussing their marketing departments and their own careers were Dawn Gertz Longfield, Chief Marketing Officer, Davis & Gilbert LLP; Tammy Mangan, […]

Bill Crooks leads the Professional Services group at Priority Search International, where he is a partner.  Bill has helped shape the industry by placing more than 35 chief marketing officer or department head equivalents, and more than 400 other legal marketing professionals, inside AmLaw 100 firms over the past 15 years. Bill not only places […]

Nancy Slome has an impressive bio in legal marketing.  She offers more than 25 years of experience in advertising, marketing and corporate communications – including a six-year run as a marketing director for two AmLaw 100 firms.  She has been the principal of One to One Interactive, providing personalized and practical marketing strategies and solutions […]