Chief Business Development Officer, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP
Amanda M. Bruno is the global chief business development officer at Morgan Lewis. In this role, Amanda leads the firm’s business development function, enabling stakeholders worldwide to drive growth while at the same time championing the voice of the client. She works closely with the firm’s Chair and its senior leadership team to develop and execute on business development priorities aligned with the firm’s objectives, including client-focused aspects of the firm’s practice, industry, and regional strategies.
Prior to her current role, Amanda served as the firm’s director of client service. In that role, Amanda was the lead architect in designing and implementing all aspects of the firm’s Client Service Program, including the Client Feedback Program, the Client Alliance Program, the partner Business Development Programs, and the Alumni Relations Program. With more than 15 years of experience in the legal industry, she has developed and instituted a successful client-centric strategy firm-wide to ensure delivery of exceptional client service inside and outside the firm. She joined Morgan Lewis in 2004 as an associate in the firm’s litigation practice group before moving into client service and business development roles. Amanda continues to practice law pro bono by representing abused and neglected children, and she is active in various local and national organizations.