Tampa, Fla. – February 10, 2014 – Carlton Fields Jorden Burt’s Senior Communications Manager, Christina Calhoun, was elected to serve as chair of the Legal Marketing Association’s (LMA) Tampa Bay City Group. Calhoun will serve a one-year term.
As chair, Calhoun will serve as the principal organizer of the chapter’s monthly professional development programs for legal marketing professionals, create cultures for networking, encourage collegiality throughout the chapter and community at-large, and manage the chapter’s budget.
Calhoun has been an LMA member for six years. At Carlton Fields Jorden Burt she is responsible for the overall management of the firm’s brand, print and electronic communications, and marketing technologies. She brings more than 20 years of experience in internal and external communications, brand management, and web strategy and development in supporting the firm’s business goals.
Previously, Calhoun served as the technology marketing manager of an AmLaw 100 firm, where she won a national LMA Your Honor award for the firm’s intranet in the Internal Communications category. She is a graduate of the University of South Florida.
Founded in 1985, LMA boasts more than 3,000 members in 48 U.S. states, Canada, and 15 other countries. The LMA Tampa Bay City Group is part of LMA’s Southeastern Chapter, which has twelve city groups. LMA members positions range from marketing and business development personnel, law firm administrators, managing partners, practicing attorneys, service providers to law firms, and more.
About Carlton Fields Jorden Burt: Carlton Fields Jorden Burt has more than 370 attorneys and government consultants serving clients from offices in Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; New York; Washington, D.C.; and Hartford, Connecticut. The firm is known for its litigation practice, including class action defense, national trial practice, white collar representation, and high stakes appeals, and for handling sophisticated business transactions, corporate counseling, and regulatory practice for domestic and international clients. For additional information, visit www.CFJBLaw.com.