Legal Industry Expert Sally Gonzalez Joining Fireman & Company

Experienced Knowledge Management and Strategic IT professional to join leading consultancy focused on comprehensive law firm Service Delivery.

New York, NY, May 10, 2017 – Fireman & Company, a leading management consulting firm for law firms and corporate legal departments, announced today that Sally Gonzalez has joined the firm as its newest senior consultant. Gonzalez is recognized as a leading expert in knowledge management and strategic technology planning for the legal services industry. A sought-after global expert in her area, Gonzalez has more than thirty years of experience in strategic planning and the implementation of complex, knowledge and information-intensive solutions that require tight integration of policy, process, people and technology. She has held top KM and IT leadership positions at global law firms including Dentons, Akin Gump, and Jones Day.

Gonzalez adds her expertise to Fireman & Company’s industry-leading knowledge management practice, where she will lead KM and strategic technology engagements. Gonzalez is widely known for bringing clients strong leadership, facilitation, program management, analytical and advisory skills combined with innovative thinking and practical implementation experience.

In addition to being on the editorial board for Practice Innovations, Gonzalez is a frequent and well-respected speaker for industry and educational conferences, and has had numerous articles published in the legal trade press.  She has also served on the judging panels for several legal industry awards, including the Managing Partner Forum’s Practice Management Awards and the Legal IT Awards.

“I’ve always said that one of the main reasons I founded Fireman & Company was to build the best team in the industry,” stated Joshua Fireman, Fireman & Company’s founder and president. “Sally is a thought leader with a tremendous track record in execution at the global scale. I’m proud to offer our clients a team that now includes Sally, Ron Friedmann, Tom Baldwin, and a dozen other fantastic Fireman & Company consultants.”

Gonzalez commented: “I have always had the deepest respect for Fireman & Company and its team of top specialists in the three areas I have always cared most passionately about –KM, document management systems, and intranet design. Successful programs in these challenging areas truly impact the efficiency and effectiveness with which lawyers practice and deliver services to their clients.  We are entering an exciting new period where law firm leadership sees the potential for AI, as technology is rapidly evolving to offer real, practical solutions for the knowledge-intensive legal industry.  I am delighted to have the opportunity to help our clients take knowledge management forward into this next frontier.”

Gonzalez will begin work as a member of Fireman & Company as of May 10th. She can be contacted at sally.gonzalez@firemanco.com and 703.395.4021.

For more information about the entire Fireman & Company team, please visit www.firemanco.com.