The nine experientially diverse consultants of Zeughauser Group focus exclusively on the legal profession:  our ranks include two former generals counsel of market-leading corporations; two former Global 25 law firm chairmen; and four of our profession's most recognized professional services marketers.  To our clients' most significant aspirations and challenges we bring a highly focused and interdisciplinary perspective on the legal marketplace and on how law firms can plan strategically and execute effectively to achieve or sustain market leadership.



ronBeard.png As a partner in Zeughauser Group, Ron Beard advises the leaders of law firms and corporate legal departments on strategy and long-term vision, on prospective mergers and their effective integration, and on law firm management issues such as partner compensation systems and the importance of client service programs. > Read More
Ron Beard
Laguna Hills, CA 949.360.0122
Bruce McLean posterized It is the strategic growth he led and the leadership skills he honed while serving for over two decades as chairman of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP that form the foundation of Bruce McLean's consulting practice. > Read More
R. Bruce McLean
Washington, DC 202.297.8789
Gwen Mellor focuses her consulting practice on partner-level leadership and talent development.  With a special focus on increasing the performance and effectiveness of practice group and other law firm leaders, she has designed and developed a range of successful leadership development programs in large professional services firms.  A certified executive and leadership coach, Gwen has significant experience in conducting individual partner assessments, upward reviews, and in one-on-one coaching engagements. > Read More
Gwen Mellor
Washington, DC 202.905.5130
NormRubenstein.png Norm Rubenstein is widely regarded as one of the legal industry's most experienced and innovative growth and positioning strategists. > Read More
Norm Rubenstein
Washington, DC 202.596.6760
JackWalker.png Jack Walker counsels law firm leaders on strategic planning and growth initiatives, including mergers and acquisitions, and advises them about management and leadership best practices. > Read More
Jack Walker
Los Angeles, CA 323.664.2881
maryktransparentresized.png As a former senior executive for Kraft Foods and the distilled spirits industry, Mary K Young brings a track record of growth strategy and branding success to her work developing and implementing strategic growth plans for law firms. > Read More
Mary K Young
Cabin John, MD 301.320.1518
Peter-Z-mask-200x250.png Peter Zeughauser is one of the legal industry's premier strategists and management consultants. > Read More
Peter Zeughauser
Newport Beach, CA 949.760.6800
Kent Zimmermann 2 As a former general counsel and chief executive officer, Kent counsels the leaders of Am Law 100, 200, Global 100 and leading specialty firms on the challenges and opportunities they face, in an increasingly competitive industry, as a result of the globalization, consolidation, specialization, and segmentation of the market for legal services. > Read More
Kent Zimmermann
Chicago, IL 312.810.8008
lonnieZwerin.png A highly regarded marketing and communications professional who has served the legal community for over 25 years, Lonnie Zwerin has been a partner with Zeughauser Group since its founding in 2002.  Lonnie's practice focuses on client growth and retention strategies, practice group planning processes, customized client service programs and interviews, client team programs, and branding and positioning. > Read More
Lonnie Zwerin
San Francisco, CA 415.387.4623