Amy Romaker has joined Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as the law firm's Director of Client Service Teams. Romaker was most recently Director of Client Development at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman. She is based in Sheppard Mullin's Del Mar Heights office.
Romaker's role at Sheppard Mullin is to further develop the firm's client team program, including strategic planning, training, technology support, profitability analysis and measurement.
"I am excited to join such a great firm," said Romaker. "I look forward to building on the firm's success and growth in the legal industry. By creating this position, the firm continues to demonstrate its focus on client service."
Vickie Spang, chief marketing officer of Sheppard Mullin, commented, "It is no exaggeration to say that Amy is the most knowledgeable and experienced law firm marketer in the country when it comes to directing client teams. As law firms increasingly take a holistic, team approach to serving the legal needs of their clients, they are relying on professionals with Amy's background to help direct their efforts. With Amy, we've got the best in the business."
Romaker earned a J.D. from California Western School of Law in 1984, a L.L.M. in Taxation from University of San Diego in 1988 and an undergraduate degree from University of Wisconsin in 1981. She holds positions in several community and professional activities including, president, of Pro Kids Golf Academy and Learning Center; chair, San Diego MIT Enterprise Forum; finance chair, Casa Cornelia Law Center; and scholarship chairman, UCSD Athena Pinnacle Awards Committee.
About Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is a full service AmLaw 100 firm with more than 480 attorneys in nine offices located throughout California and in New York and Washington, D.C. The firm's California offices are located in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Century City, Orange County, Del Mar Heights and San Diego. Sheppard Mullin provides legal expertise and counsel to U.S. and international clients in a wide range of practice areas, including Antitrust, Corporate and Securities; Entertainment, Media and Communications; Finance and Bankruptcy; Government Contracts; Intellectual Property; Labor and Employment; Litigation; Real Estate/Land Use; Tax/Employee Benefits/Trusts & Estates; and White Collar Defense. The firm was founded in 1927.