Hogan Lovells Appoints Chief Operating & Financial Officer
04 May 2015
4 May 2015 – Hogan Lovells has today announced the appointment of Scott Green as the firm's Chief Operating and Financial Officer.
Scott has held senior leadership roles at several prominent law firms and is well-versed in all aspects of operational and financial management. Most recently he was CEO at AmLaw 100 firm Pepper Hamilton where he developed the firm's strategy and oversaw execution that led to three consecutive years of record growth.
Previous to this he was Executive Director at WilmerHale, which he joined shortly after the merger, playing a strategic role by combining the operations of the two firms. Scott has also held operational and financial management roles at Weil Gotshal, ING Barings and Goldman Sachs. He started his career as an accountant at Deloitte and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.
CEO Steve Immelt said: "Scott has distinguished himself as a strong business leader during his career and has an impressive background in operational and financial management and in developing and driving new initiatives. This is an exciting time in Hogan Lovells' development – 1 May 2015 marked five years since our combination – and Scott's expertise and leadership will be an excellent fit with our ambitious plans for growth and innovation."
In 2013 he was ranked as one of The American Lawyer's 50 Most Innovative in the Past 50 years.