Robins Kaplan LLP Hires New Chief Strategy, Pricing, & LPM Officer

Robins Kaplan LLP announced today that Breanna Johnson has joined the firm as chief strategy, pricing, and legal project management officer, based in the Minneapolis office. Johnson comes to Robins Kaplan from Stinson Leonard Street LLP, where she held a similar position.

“Bree will be a tremendous asset to the firm and its clients,” said Shonette Gaston, Robins Kaplan’s chief operating officer. “Her proven leadership on pricing and legal project management will create efficiencies across all areas of the firm.”

A cum laude graduate of Hamline University School of Law, Johnson has helped multiple law firms as well as Thomson Reuters Business, where she spent five years in leadership roles, to define their business goals and introduce the efficiencies necessary to meet them. She has developed particular experience managing alternative fee arrangements and designing process improvements.

“We are excited to have Bree join our firm,” said Martin Lueck, chairman of Robins Kaplan’s executive board. “Bree’s legal project management experience coupled with Robins Kaplan’s preeminent trial and litigation brand will allow us to remain at the forefront of BigLaw in delivering cutting-edge results to our most important partners – our clients.”

Johnson is certified as a legal project manager and as a Six Sigma Black Belt professional. She received her undergraduate degree with distinction from the University of Wisconsin.