Barbara is passionate about counseling and coaching attorneys at all levels. She mentors and advises lawyers seeking new opportunities or advancing internally at their firm. Barbara’s honest and direct approach allows her to provide intuitive, emphatic feedback to promote professional development.
Barbara’s professional experience includes working with an international law firm where she held a number of professional development positions. As Legal Director for the Real Estate, Tax, Personal Planning, and Healthcare groups, Barbara was involved in key operational aspects of the group. She collaborated with her department chairs on strategic practice planning, promotion decisions, hiring, performance evaluations and managing employee productivity. She also worked with a boutique real estate law firm, and in the legal department of a national apparel company.
Barbara received her B.A. in Liberal Arts with a major in education from American University.