Chicago, Illinois — Law Bulletin MediaTM, announced today that it has appointed Peter V. Mierzwa as President effective immediately. Mierzwa will become the 10th President in the company’s 166-year history, following Mike Kramer, who passed away in December.
Law Bulletin Media is a privately held, Chicago-based information and services company delivering solutions and critical data to legal and business professionals. Among its expanded and diverse product line, the company is still best known in the legal community as the publisher of the venerable Chicago Daily Law Bulletin®.
Mierzwa earned his J.D. from the DePaul University College of Law and most recently served as Group Vice President of Law Bulletin Media’s Legal Information Group with divisional oversight of LawyerportTM, Jury Verdict Reporter, Sullivan’s Law Directory® and Law Bulletin Seminars. He joined the company in 2000, taking on increasing responsibilities and contributions across product development, sales, marketing, finance, IT and company management.
“Peter has demonstrated a strong track record in identifying opportunities, initiating and leading change and driving results amid a challenging digital landscape,” said Law Bulletin Media Co-Chairman and CEO Sandy Macfarland. “Peter is the right person to lead our talented management team and positions us to continue providing valuable solutions to a rapidly changing legal marketplace.”
Before joining Law Bulletin Media, Mierzwa held various leadership positions at Thomson West (now Thomson Reuters), a global business solutions provider, including product development and management of digital and print products for seven Midwest states. Mierzwa is a licensed Illinois attorney and has held leadership positions in the Chicago Bar Association and Illinois State Bar Association.
“I am honored and energized by the opportunity to assume leadership of this iconic company full of talented people doing meaningful work for the legal community,” Mierzwa said. “I am committed to fully engaging with all of our stakeholders including lawyers, judges and all legal professionals to understand their evolving needs and deliver solutions to help improve their practice and business.”
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