M. Ashraf Lakhani

Director of Business Development & Marketing, Porter Hedges LLP

Ashraf Lakhani is the Director of Business Development and Marketing at Porter Hedges LLP in Houston. He is responsible for developing and executing the business development and marketing strategies for the firm and its practices, managing the public relations effort, and leading the team of marketing professionals.

Prior to Porter Hedges, he led the Texas marketing efforts for Morgan Lewis, growing a new office in Houston and managing the firm’s presence in Dallas. Before that, he supported the intellectual property practice group marketing team at Howrey LLP.

Ashraf is a former President of the Legal Marketing Association (LMA).

He received an M.B.A. from the McCombs School of Business at University of Texas and a B.A. from Duke University.