Rutgers University Center for Executive Leadership, Organizational Leadership
The Catholic University of America Center for Irish Studies, Irish Politics & History
University of Pennsylvania - Penn Language Center, Irish Gaelic
Trinity College Dublin,
Hilary Term Residence, Irish Studies
Legal Marketing Association
Former President, Northeast Region - 1K+ members in 12 states, Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands
Former Editor, Strategies, the Journal of Legal Marketing
Founding Member, Educational Advisory Council
Member-at-Large, International Board of Directors, 2023-present
Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT)
Marketing Chair, Impact Capital Conference, 2012
2022 Innovation Award, New York Law Journal
2022 Top 100 Marketer, OnCon Icon Awards
2021 Finalist, Strategic Law Firm Reimagining Award, Managing Partner Forum
Thompson Coburn LLP
Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer, 2023-Present
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer, 2018-2022
Fox Rothschild LLP
Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer, 2008-2018
The Irish Academy of Public Relations
Adjunct Faculty, 2013-2014
Duane Morris LLP
Senior Manager - Litigation, Diversity, Bankruptcy, Women’s Initiative, 2006-2008
Media & Marketing Operations Manager, 2005-2006
Crowell & Moring LLP
Director of Marketing And Development, 2003-2004
Litigation Marketing Manager, 2001-2003
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
Mentor - Big Sister, 2015-2017
St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia
Elected Vestry Member
Sunday School Teacher
Girl Scouts of Central & Southern New Jersey
Service Unit Registrar, Troop Leader
Deptford Township Schools, New Jersey
Member - Board of Education
Trish is an innovative, award-winning chief marketing officer who leads Firmwide marketing and business development programs for Thompson Coburn practice areas and attorneys.
A veteran legal marketing executive with 20+ years of industry experience, Trish is known nationally for her creative, highly effective approach to in client development, digital innovation, content-driven branding, market-entry strategies, and marketing operations.
Trish has launched client feedback and key client programs, designed and implemented marketing and BD professional development programming, and conceptualized and executed national advertising and branding campaigns. Her industry leadership in the areas of digital marketing and legal marketing innovation have earned national recognition by the New York Law Journal and the Managing Partner Forum. In 2023, Trish began her term on the Legal Marketing Association's International Board of Directors as Member-at-Large.
As Thompson Coburn's chief client development strategist, Trish studies firmwide data, including client feedback and satisfaction, service trends, pricing and hours, to develop responsive strategies for client development and acquisition. Trish is passionate about collaborating with C-Suite executives on firmwide innovation and culture initiatives that spur engagement, connection and collaboration — qualities strongly tied to successful business development strategies and deeper, more meaningful client relationships.
Supported by a national team of award-winning marketing professionals and technologists, Trish helps attorneys capitalize on their strengths, break into new and existing markets and build lasting relationships with clients.
"Digital Marketing – To the Metaverse & Beyond"
OnCon Annual CMO Conference January 2022
"Capturing the Attention of Decision Maker: Competitive Intelligence in the Modern Law Firm"
Ark Group - New York Law School September 2019
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