Stephanie is a high-impact leader who has worked in law firm environments for more than 20 years. As head of the Client Relations & Marketing department at Blakes, Stephanie is responsible for the development and implementation of the Firm's strategic business development and marketing plan. She leads a robust national team of talented marketing and business development professionals. She also co-leads the client-feedback program to ensure that the Firm continually adapts to and exceeds client expectations.
Stephanie has in-depth knowledge of the Canadian and international legal markets. She is known for taking a strategic and holistic approach to aligning with key business priorities and working effectively with business leaders. She also has been instrumental in designing, developing and leading a wide spectrum of change initiatives over the course of her career.
Before joining Blakes, Stephanie was chief of professional resources at another national law firm, where she was a member of the firm's leadership team. She was also responsible for talent development of all legal professionals, including managing the development of the firm's income partner group.