Administration

Barnes & Thornburg LLP has a team of administrators who support the work of more than 600 legal professionals in the firm's offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Delaware, Indiana, Los Angeles, Michigan, Minneapolis, Ohio, and Washington, D.C. Below are contacts in key departments within the firm's administration.

 
Chief Operating Officer Steven Merkel, Chief Operating Officer
Accounting Daniel E. McCann, Chief Financial Officer
Information Technology Tim I. Shaw, Chief Information Officer
Marketing and Business Development Allen C. Chichester, Chief Marketing Officer
  Esther D. Bowers, Director of Client Service Initiatives
  Jared L. Applegate, Director of Pricing
Office Operations Debi L. Mitchell, Director of Operations
Human Resources Laurie A. Rompala, Chief Human Resources Officer
  Jesse Reeves, Director of Lateral Recruiting
  Debby A. Usher, Director of Integration and Special Assistant to the Chairman