BOSTON, MA—Fish & Richardson has named Melanie Green as its new chief marketing and business development officer. Green has led the marketing and business development functions of multiple Am Law 200 law firms and created widely admired programs to enhance relationships between law firms and their clients. With more than two decades of experience, Green will oversee all marketing and business development initiatives across Fish’s 14 offices.
Before joining Fish, Green served as the chief client development and marketing officer of Faegre Drinker, the 1,300-lawyer firm that resulted from two of the largest law firm combinations of the last decade. In that role and in leadership positions at two of Faegre Drinker’s predecessor firms, she helped navigate the successful combinations, and continues to be a sought-after speaker on change management within law firms.