03.21.2012 Williams Mullen Hires Dana M. Isaacoff as its First Chief Information Officer Williams Mullen announced today that Dana M. Isaacoff* has joined the law firm as Chief Information Officer. Ms. Isaacoff has more than 25 years of experience in strategic planning and tactical implementation of technology platforms, processes and policies. In her role as CIO, she will head all technology functions and initiatives for the firm across Williams Mullen’s ten offices in Virginia, North Carolina and Washington, D.C.
“We conducted an exhaustive search for an experienced and client-focused CIO and are quite pleased to have found Dana, who shares our vision. At Williams Mullen, we are always looking to hire top-notch individuals from all business sectors to help us deliver the best possible service to our clients. We understand the vital role IT plays in the viability of any business today, and Dana has the proven ability to help us deliver innovative technical solutions that help us meet our clients’ needs,” stated Thomas R. Frantz, Williams Mullen’s President & CEO.
Williams Mullen partner and Innovation Committee Chair, John Paris, adds, “As the practice of law changes, so does the business of law. To meet the changing business demands of our clients, we are implementing increased project management and knowledge management techniques and systems designed to increase our efficiency and offer more predictable pricing to our clients. To deliver legal services as efficiently as possible requires streamlined processes and systems. Dana’s skills and experience will help us improve our client offerings and delivery of services.”
Prior to joining Williams Mullen, Ms. Isaacoff served as vice president and principal for Seligmann Consulting, Chief Information Officer for Elephant Insurance, Chief Information Officer for Chesapeake Capital Corporation, and Business Information Officer for Capital One Financial Services, among others.
*Dana M. Isaacoff is not a licensed attorney