Gillian Brennan
PEOPLE

Gillian Brennan

Client Relations Director
brennan.gillian@dorsey.com
Minneapolis P +1 (612) 343-7995 F +1 (612) 340-2868

Overview

GILLIAN HELPS DORSEY LAWYERS STAY CONNECTED TO THEIR CLIENTS, THEIR COMMUNITIES AND THEIR COLLEAGUES.

A former Dorsey trial lawyer, Gillian’s interest in the business of law and in the growing importance in client service led to her invitation by firm management to join the firm’s Professional Services Group. As the Director of Client Relations, Gillian assists the firm in its organizational growth by providing strategic direction on how best to serve our clients and by helping execute those strategies. She helps Dorsey’s attorneys maintain their client relationships while developing new connections through coordination of Dorsey’s key client teams. Through events, seminars, and social media, Gillian creates opportunities for Dorsey lawyers to stay connected with clients and with one another. Gillian travels throughout the firm’s offices to ensure that all Dorsey attorneys have a consistent client focus. She also conducts training sessions for partners and associates on client service and relationship development.

Education & Admissions

University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., 2001), cum laude; Dean’s List; Managing Editor, Minnesota Journal of Global Trade

Marquette University (B.A., Journalism, 1997), cum laude; Alpha Sigma Nu (National Jesuit University Honor Society); Kappa Tau Alpha (National Journalism Honor Society)

Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota

News & Resources

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • President of the Board of Directors, The Food Group Minnesota
  • Board of Directors, Nice Ride Minnesota
  • Member, Washburn Games Committee, Washburn Center for Children
  • Member, Legal Marketing Association
Gillian Brennan