John Holthaus has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Holthaus will manage operations for the firm’s 150 attorneys and seven offices. In his role, he will continue to grow and enhance the firm’s strategic and tactical planning process, and develop the firm’s scope of operations.
With over thirty years of experience, John brings a strong background in operational management and extensive knowledge of information systems, accounting, financial management including billing and collection, and strategic planning. John most recently served as Chief Administrative Officer at Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP.
“As we near the third decade of our firm’s growth and expansion, we welcome John and look forward to the breadth of experience he brings to our team,” said Glen Amundsen, chairman and chief executive officer of the firm. “His vast understanding of the evolving legal industry will add to our seasoned management group and provide a strong support system to strengthen our attorneys’ continuing focus on how to better serve our clients.”
John will work out of the firm’s Chicago office, located at 150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3300, Chicago, IL 60601.