The Daily Transcript congratulates Legal Management 2009

This section recognizes San Diego County's outstanding Legal Management professionals of 2009, who were chosen based on the following criteria: Leadership, Communication, Operations Management, Financial Business Management and Human Resource Management.

2009 Legal Management


Richard Bigelow

Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Lisa S. Easterly

Latham & Watkins LLP

Georgia Ferrel

Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel

Marina Field

Troutman Sanders

Liz Mackres

Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield LLP

Patty Marshall

Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton LLP

Diana Mueller

Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg & Bagley LLP

Betty Murphy

Levine, Steinberg, Miller and Huver

Cynthia A. Winters

Fish & Richardson PC

2009 Legal Management Winner

Georgia Ferrel

Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel

Georgia Ferrel has been an administrator for more than 30 years, 19 of which have been with Sullivan Hill, where she handles human resources, financial, operational and strategic planning matters.

She was instrumental in the firm being certified by the joint American Bar Association-Environmental Protection Agency Climate Challenge. The Climate Challenge is designed to encourage law offices throughout the country to conserve energy and resources, as well as reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and other pollutants.

Sullivan Hill is now among approximately 60 law firms to participate in the Climate Challenge and the first in San Diego to be certified. Ferrel also oversees all operational aspects of the firm’s Las Vegas office.