Shea Twomey-Meuse is the Director of Matter Management Services at WilmerHale, an international law firm of 1,000 attorneys with 12 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. In this role, Ms. Twomey-Meuse guides the development and continuous improvement of firmwide innovative legal project management services, including a team of 30 certified legal project managers. Focused on delivering rapid business value to both attorneys and clients, Ms. Twomey-Meuse has facilitated changes that work within law firm culture and contributed to client satisfaction and improved economics.
Ms. Twomey-Meuse has been with WilmerHale over 28 years and previously held the position of Transactional Department Practice Manager. In this role, she was responsible for facilitating and supporting the strategic goals of the Department, in addition to managing their business operations and annual budget. Additionally, Ms. Twomey-Meuse was the day-to-day Practice Manager for the Real Estate, Bankruptcy, Environmental and Labor & Employment practice groups for many years. In that role, she managed across offices to accomplish functional responsibilities including workload and staffing management of attorneys and paralegals, strategic planning activities, performance management, professional training, financial reporting, budget management, as well as other day to day administrative functions for these groups. She also played a leadership role in driving the creation of a firmwide forecasting and reporting application for timekeepers.
Within the legal community, Ms. Twomey-Meuse contributes actively at conferences and network events. She has presented at P3, LawVision and TVPi and is an LPM Institute Advisory Board Member. She is also an Accredited Legal Project Management Professional (ALPMP), passed HBX CORE and completed HBX Disruptive Strategy with distinction.