Jim Hannigan leads initiatives in business operations improvement and practice innovation. Jim has worked in the legal industry in a variety of contexts including product development, tools and data project implementation, and information services.
Prior to joining Coblentz, Jim spent nearly nine years working for leading Bay Area law firms driving business and practice improvement initiatives in areas such as legal project management, workflow and productivity enhancement, and experience management tools. Previously, Jim was New York-based Product Manager for Bloomberg Law’s dockets and court data product, responsible for market strategy, product roadmap, and communications with customers, management, sales, and technical staff.
Jim received his M.B.A. from New York University in 2001, MILS from the University of Michigan in 1994, and B.A. from Indiana University in 1992. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Legal Electronic Data Exchange Standard (LEDES) Oversight Committee and is actively involved with Standards Advancement for the Legal Industry (SALI), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promotion and adoption of standards in legal services.