Michelle Klopp is a partner at delegate.legal. She has more than 20 years’ experience working with law firms and lawyers. Her work includes business development training, individual and group coaching, leadership training, and strategic planning. Michelle also works with clients in industries outside of legal including, non-profit, start up and the arts.
Prior to joining delegate.legal, Michelle served as the Chief Marketing Officer at McGinnis Lochridge in Austin. She has also held the CMO position at Hanson Bridgett LLP in San Francisco for 10 years. In her role as CMO she oversaw the marketing and business development activities for both firm's core practice groups. During Michelle's in-house tenure, she drafted responses to more than 200 RFP's and routinely coached the attorneys to prepare them for beauty contests and new business pitches. She also spent significant time developing and implementing practice group, individual business development plans and strategic plans.
Michelle has a strong passion for helping women and while at Hanson Bridgett, she launched the firm's Women's Impact Network, focused on advancing women at the firm as well as reviewing firm policies for equity. Michelle is proud of the fact that she has mentored and helped advance the careers of many up and coming women both at Hanson Bridgett and outside. While at McGinnis Lochridge, Michelle was an integral member of the firm’s Women’s Initiative Committee and Diversity Committee.
Michelle has a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara and resides in Austin, Texas with her husband, son and 2 Golden Retrievers.
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