Jenner & Block LLP
Organization Type: Law Firm
Position/Title: Chief Marketing Officer
Functional Area: Marketing
Year of Induction: 2013
353 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60654-3456
CITATION UPON INDUCTION INTO THE COLLEGE
Suzanne Donnels is a highly qualified marketing strategist, business developer, and technologist who has worked in the legal marketplace for more than twenty-three years. Her work for firms ranging from 100 to over 1,000 lawyers has impacted the profession in many ways, including promoting a broad-based increase in the perceived value that business development functions can have on law firm profits. Suzanne is a committed student, disciple, and apostle of innovation. Most importantly, she has translated her interest into action – being a leading creator of systems that improve productivity, and a groundbreaking designer of metrics that measure returns on marketing investments. It is a pleasure to welcome Suzanne Donnels as a new Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management.
—Nominated by Ann Lee Gibson and Jeff Reade, October 2012