Ron Avenida, Experienced Law Firm Executive, Joins Meyers Nave as Chief Operating Officer
Meyers Nave is pleased to announce that Ron Avenida is joining the Firm as Chief Operating Officer. Ron will direct and oversee the administrative functions and legal service operations for the Firm’s five California offices, and will assist the Executive Committee and Practice Group Leaders with implementing strategic plans and developing client service efficiencies. Ron has broad-based expertise in operations, finance, technology, human resources, marketing, and business planning.
Ron is a seasoned law firm executive with more than 16 years of experience as a trusted business advisor and senior administrator at law firms of all sizes that serve state, national and global clients. His background also includes valuable experience as Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at a Bay Area-based venture-backed technology start-up.
Commenting on the announcement, Managing Principal David Skinner said, “Meyers Nave is delighted to welcome Ron and we are fortunate to benefit from the depth of his executive leadership experience and the scope of his management and operational expertise. Ron brings the right set of skills at the right time to help Meyers Nave continue our growth and success throughout California. Ron also demonstrates the character and values that are essential to the culture at Meyers Nave.” Ron added, “Meyers Nave has an outstanding reputation in California’s legal community and this is a great opportunity to join a highly successful firm that leads the way in cutting-edge legal expertise and client service.”
Ron earned an MBA in International Business from Saint Mary’s College Graduate School of Business and a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration and Management from California Polytechnic University. He is a member of the Board of Advisors for the Western Legal Leadership Council, a member of the Executive Board of the Association of Professional Law Firm Managers, and a member of the Large Firm Administrators Caucus of the Association of Legal Administrators.