As an experienced attorney and former division Vice President of a global company, Marla is a certified executive coach, advisor and professional speaker who takes attorneys to new levels of success. She is co-founder of 20/20 Leadership Group and leverages her diverse real world industry experience and leadership expertise to help senior associates accelerate promotion to partnership, new or junior partners get more clients, lawyers transition out of law into business leadership roles, and law firm leaders become more effective. She also helps clients achieve a more fulfilling synergy between their professional and personal lives. Her management expertise is valuable to law firm leaders who want to retain their attorneys and reduce costly attorney turnover.
Marla doesn’t just talk the talk, but she has walked the walk. Throughout her career, she has successfully transitioned into leadership and been in the business of relationship building. Marla began her career as a litigator after graduating from Boston University School of Law. She gained extensive experience in civil litigation representing major corporations in different industries.
After many years, she left her successful litigation career and transitioned into executive management as a division Vice President of a global technology provider for the legal profession. One of Marla’s chief responsibilities was to oversee client retention through strategic relationship management. After serving as a corporate executive for several years and gaining business experience that she never acquired in law school or private practice, Marla identified her true passion and transitioned out of senior management to help attorneys maximize their success. She is certified through the Center for Executive Coaching.
As an industry professional, Marla has been featured in the Miami Herald and is a professional speaker for law firms, professional associations, universities, and corporations such as the Miami Dolphins. She is a member of numerous legal organizations, the Association of Talent Development and serves on the Board of Directors for the International Coach Federation of South Florida.
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