Kathy Skinner, Firmwide Information Resources Manager
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Biography: Kathy Skinner has been with Morrison & Foerster, a global law firm with 1100 attorneys and 15 offices, for 8 years. In her role as manager of the Research & Intelligence department, Kathy leads 23 staff members who collaborate across time zones to provide sophisticated research and access to information resources to meet client needs. Kathy’s team is also responsible for Morrison & Foerster’s Competitive Intelligence research function. The Morrison & Foerster Research & Intelligence team reports to the marketing department, and the groups collaborate closely on projects and initiatives. Kathy received her A.B. and her M.L.I.S. from the University of California at Berkeley. She has presented at AALL, PLI, NOCALL, and ACLEA conferences and she speaks regularly in law schools about legal research in the law firm setting. She can be contacted at email@example.com.