Margaret F. Abeles

Chief Strategy Officer, Hanson Bridgett LLP

Margaret Abeles serves as Hanson Bridgett’s Chief Strategy Officer. She is responsible for facilitating the creation, communication and implementation of the firm's strategic initiatives in her role as the firm’s first CSO. As part of her role, Margaret oversees marketing, business development, practice management and the library.

Margaret is a member of the firm’s Management Committee and reports to the Managing Partner.

Prior to joining Hanson Bridgett, Margaret served in senior-level strategy and marketing roles for companies such as Charles Schwab and the Walt Disney Company. She has worked in a number of different industries and geographies and brings these diverse perspectives to her work in the legal industry. She has an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Margaret and her husband make their home in San Francisco.