Hahn Loeser & Parks is pleased to announce the addition of Erin W. Hawk as Director of Development and Marketing. Based out of the firm’s Columbus office, Hawk will lead the development and marketing efforts for all of Hahn Loeser’s six offices across the country.
“Erin has the background, experience and insight we need to lead our marketing and business development efforts,” said Marc Kessler, Hahn Loeser’s CEO and Firmwide Partner-In-Charge. “She brings fresh ideas, an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to lead others. Beyond her background in legal marketing and communications, her experience training and coaching attorneys and listening to the needs of clients make her a tremendous asset for our firm in our ongoing pursuit of growth.”
Hawk comes to Hahn Loeser with more than 21 years of experience working with lawyers to develop and grow their client relationships and expand their practices.
She served as President of the Legal Marketing Association (LMA), Ohio Chapter in 2014 and served as Co-Chair of both the 2016 and 2017 QuickStart Preconference Program for LMA’s International Conferences. Based on her experience and her commitment to development in her profession, Hawk was selected in 2017 to serve on LMA’s Education Advisory Council. In addition to her leadership within LMA, Hawk was selected in 2016 by the Columbus Bar Association (CBA) to serve on its Practice Management Task Force to identify how the CBA can be a help its members manage the operational needs of running the business of their law practice.
Hawk graduated first in her class both from The Ohio State University’s School of Journalism, where she received her undergraduate degree (with a double major in Public Relations and Spanish), as well as from Franklin University’s Masters’ of Science in Marketing and Communication program. She received her Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) from the Public Relations Society of America, is a Certified Graduate of the Business Development Institute and received her White Belt from the Legal Lean Sigma Institute.