FORT LAUDERDALE, FL— Kelley Kronenberg, a multi-practice business law firm, has hired Raymond Lowe as its Chief Information Officer. The IT executive is tasked with enhancing systems and infrastructure to accommodate the firm’s continued growth.
“By adding an executive with Ray’s skill set, experience, and talents, the firm will be in a position to accelerate our process optimization work and the digital transformation of our technology applications,” said Michael Fichtel, Kelley Kronenberg’s CEO and Principal Partner. “At Kelley Kronenberg, we pride ourselves in being leaders in the legal industry in both of these critical business operations.”
Lowe is an accomplished technology executive with a combination of technical expertise and skills in business analysis, team leadership, and work process optimization in the design and implementation of software systems and business-enhancing technology. Prior to joining Kelley Kronenberg, he spent a decade serving as Vice President of Information Technology at a global leader in international logistics.
A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Lowe went on to receive his MBA with a specialization in Management Information System (MIS) from Nova Southeastern University, Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship.
“I look forward to working with the existing IT team to seamlessly support the firm’s continued growth through technology,” said Lowe.
Lowe replaces the firm’s previous CIO, Francis Magbanua, who has taken on the role of Chief Security Infrastructure Officer. In addition to working with Magbanua, Lowe will work closely with the firm’s Director of Enterprise Applications and Integrations, Timothy Shields, as well as the firm’s Director of Process Improvement, Bruno Munoz.
“With this combination of senior talent and direction, we strive to maintain our leadership as a forward-thinking and innovative business in the legal industry,” Fichtel noted.
ABOUT KELLEY KRONENBERG
Kelley Kronenberg is a multi-practice business law firm with nearly 400 employees, more than 175 attorneys and 11 locations throughout Florida and the United States. Founded in 1980, the firm is one of the fastest-growing law firms in Florida and amongst the largest in the U.S. The firm serves all types and sizes of public and private companies, including small businesses and individuals nationwide. Kelley Kronenberg has been recognized amongst the “Largest U.S. Law Firms” by the National Law Journal’s NLJ 500, Law 360 400, and Florida Trend in 2020, “America’s Top Corporate Law Firms” by Forbes and “Top 10” in NLJ’s Women’s Scorecard in 2019. The firm has been the recipient of many accolades most recently including in 2020: “Best Multi-Practice Business Law Firm – USA,” Acquisition International; “Top Workplaces,” Sun Sentinel; “Best Places to Work,” South Florida Business Journal; “Business of the Year,” “Top 100 Private Companies,” “Top Law Firms,” and “Largest Law Firms,” South Florida Business Journal; “Largest Law Firms,” Tampa Bay Business Journal, Orlando Business Journal, and Jacksonville Business Journal; “Biggest Law Firms in Florida,” Florida Trend; “Top 100 Law Firms,” South Florida Business & Wealth; Florida’s Largest Law Firms,” American Lawyer’s, Daily Business Review “Review 100” and “Best Law Firms,” U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. For more information, visit www.kklaw.com.
Michelle Martinez Reyes, Chief Relations Officer