Jennifer Z. Korff

Chief Practice Officer - Energy & Infrastructure

New York

Jennifer Korff is the Chief Practice Office of Orrick’s Energy & Infrastructure Business Unit, which comprises nearly 150 lawyers around the world. She works closely with the business unit leaders on the strategy, operation and management of the practice, including oversight of its financial performance, business planning and execution, lateral partner integration and talent management.

Jennifer has been engaged in all aspects of the business of law. She was a corporate lawyer at Stroock prior to becoming an executive at Sony Music. After earning her MBA at Columbia in 2007, she moved into law firm leadership, helping to negotiate two law firm combinations (first McKee Nelson, later Bingham). Jennifer joined Orrick from Winston & Strawn, where she established the role of Director of Litigation Practice Operations and oversaw the firm's 450-attorney global litigation department.

She and her husband, whom she met on a blind date stemming from the Sony Music-BMG merger, live in New York City with their two daughters.