Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer, Jenner & Block LLP
Ms. Mendes is the Executive Director , Chief Operating Officer & Acting Chief Financial Officer of Jenner & Block LLP, a national law firm with approximately 480 attorneys and offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and Washington, DC. She provides strategic direction and analytical support for the Board, Managing Partner and owners, and is responsible for operations management for all offices. She leads finance, technology, human resources, risk management, facilities and real estate and all other administrative areas, and collaborates on marketing, communications strategy and key client development. Ms. Mendes is a member of the Management (ex officio), Finance, Audit, Alternative Fee, Investment, and Business Services and Transactions Committees.