Holland & Knight Welcomes Glenn LaForce as Chief Knowledge & Innovation Officer
MIAMI (July 31, 2023) – Holland & Knight announced today that Glenn LaForce has joined the firm as Chief Knowledge & Innovation Officer (CKIO).
The CKIO position at Holland & Knight is a newly-created role that will focus on the development, implementation and oversight of firmwide data and knowledge management strategies.
Mr. LaForce brings more than 20 years of strategic leadership experience, having held prior roles as Chief Knowledge Officer at Shearman & Sterling as well as executive level positions at legal technology vendors, including Aderant and LexisNexis. He will work with lawyers and business professionals throughout the firm, and will report to Chief Operating Officer Kim Gardner.
"I am delighted to welcome Glenn to Holland & Knight’s leadership team. Having worked with him previously, I know that he has the experience and skills to lead the development of our data strategy, guide improvements in our knowledge management offerings, and contribute to our innovation initiatives," said Ms. Gardner. "His work will directly benefit our lawyers and business professionals, and that will translate to enhanced client service."
"Holland & Knight is one of the largest, most diversified and rapidly growing AmLaw 50 law firms," said Mr. LaForce. "I look forward to collaborating with my new colleagues to further enhance the firm's position as a leader in innovation and client service."