Our Leadership Team
We have a real passion for helping professionals, like you, solve legal problems with confidence and success. Our team brings together decades of legal experience delivering solutions to litigation and compliance professionals. Our strength is truly in our people, who team with our customer to create the future every day. Meet a small number of the many leaders of LegalResearch.com.
Kevin’s professional experience spans over twenty-five years in the legal & regulatory market, building and acquiring growth businesses from start-up to market leadership on a global basis. Specifically, his GRC experience encompasses Board Governance, SEC Compliance, and regulatory compliance in highly-regulated industries such as Financial Services, Energy/Environmental, Insurance, and Healthcare. In Legal, his experience includes global M&A, Securities and Corporate Finance Law, as well as Complex Litigation.
Kevin holds an MBA from the University of St. Thomas and has completed global leadership programs at the Tuck School of Management, Dartmouth and at The Center for Creative Leadership. He is a Technical Patent author, an IMMY and Telly Award winner, and recipient of both a ThomsonReuters President’s Award and a Special Achievement Award. In addition to his work with the Legal Research Center, Kevin serves as a strategic advisor, investor and Board member for several businesses and non-profits. In his spare time, he enjoys working with volunteers on Environment & Sustainability causes.
Jim serves as relationship manager to National Association of REALTORS® and BlueCross BlueShield Association. He has managed strategic alliances and preferred supplier relationships with the Association of Corporate Counsel; Thomson West/Reuters; American Association of Justice; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Integrity Interactive; Commercial Law Affiliates; Risk Enterprise Management; Heller Financial; FMC Technologies; Decision Strategies International; Ely Lilly; and LexisNexis, among others.
He has served as State Chair of the Council on Litigation Management, and on the boards of many legal and charitable organizations, including Open Legal Standards Initiative; Law & Politics Media; Templeton & Associates; Novus Law; Managing Litigation as a Business; and Priyanka Foundation.
A graduate of William Mitchell College of Law, Jim has produced many articles and publications on best practices in legal research management, strategic partnering, and legal process outsourcing. Jim is passionate about the care of abandoned and abused animals, and co-founded Friends of Flicka Foundation.
Managing Director, Governance, Risk & Compliance and General Counsel
Stacey Supina, Managing Director–GRC and General Counsel, oversees LegalResearch.com’s corporate and compliance services for general counsel and compliance professionals. Her professional background includes corporate compliance, business-to-business contracting, international trade, and employment and environmental issues. In addition to her work at LRC, Stacey teaches at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business. She received her J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School and her LL.M. from University College London, England, where her thesis concerned environmental compliance issues. In her spare time, Stacey enjoys the outdoors as a master gardener.
Managing Director, Litigation Solutions
Lee earned his J.D. with honors from Drake University Law School, where he served on the editorial board of the Drake Law Review.
Away from the office, Lee champions a variety of charitable causes, supporting the fight against multiple sclerosis and the protection of wildlife throughout the world.
Vice President, Product Development
In his spare time, Steve enjoys cooking for family and friends, old movies and craft beers. Usually all at the same time.
Vice President, Commercial Operations
Michelle also brings considerable consulting experience in both large and small business environments, specializing in operations management and go-to-market planning and execution. She has earned the reputation as a “go-to” resource for developing, implementing and managing market winning strategies and initiatives.
She holds a BA from the University of St. Thomas where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys gardening and spending time with family and friends at her cabin in northern Minnesota. Additionally, she enjoys volunteering her time at her parish where she connects fellow parishioners with initiatives that make a difference in the lives of their community.
Vice President, Market Development
Mark is most recognized for creating, implementing and growing innovative businesses in the legal market, and has been instrumental in developing web-based growth initiatives from concept to full market adoption in the areas of client development and professional development.
Mark holds a BA from the University of St. Thomas. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and outdoors, including annual trips to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area with his sons. Mark is also very involved with his community, where he is an active parishioner in his church and volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America.
Vice President of Finance & Controller
Greg’s professional experience spans legal & regulatory, e-commerce, consumer packaged goods, high tech manufacturing, and Big 4 accounting. He combines a willingness to roll up his sleeves to drill into tactical issues with a strategic vision to deliver results over the long term.
He earned a MBA from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson school of management graduating Magna Cum Laude. Greg holds a J.D. from the University of St. Thomas School of Law. He is also a licensed certified public accountant.
In his spare time, Greg enjoys family time on the water and racing – skiing in the winter and cars in the summer. He is also a high performance driving instructor training people ranging from prospective race car drivers to law enforcement personnel.
Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Haddad spent the last fifteen years focusing on legal software and ways to improve the use of technology in the legal market space. Prior to joining LRC, he managed the software development organization for King & Spalding, one of largest law firms in the US, where he focused on building legal practice systems, Extranets, and knowledge management solutions for the firm and its clients.
Earlier, Mr. Haddad was on the frontier of Internet/Intranet development while working for MCI WorldCom.
Mr. Haddad holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland.
In his spare time, Mr. Haddad enjoys woodworking.