Brendan McInerney, PMP

Brendan McInerney, PMP

Manager, Legal Project Management


Brendan views the successful delivery of client value as the ultimate legal outcome.

With over 16 years of experience working in the legal industry, Brendan understands the necessity of transparency and clear communication in legal matters. This focus is at the core of his work with Dorsey and its clients.

Brendan works with Dorsey’s attorneys to create actionable matter plans that reflect the voice of the client and ensure surprises are avoided throughout the delivery of legal services. To guide him in this process, Brendan applies diligent matter planning practices and leverages Dorsey’s powerful matter management technology.

Brendan is an active contributor to the global Legal Project Management (“LPM”) community. Through frequent consultation with industry thought leaders on LPM best practices, Brendan seeks to adopt and apply strategies that keep Dorsey’s LPM program at the cutting edge, always ahead.

Education & Admissions

University of Minnesota (B.S., Applied Business/Urban Studies)


  • English

News & Resources

Select Presentations

  • “Legal Project Management – A Journey Towards Client Value," LawVision Roundtable, New York NY, November 2017
  • “Customer-Centric Legal Project Management: LPM Programs That Benefit You (the Client)," Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) Institute, Las Vegas NV, May 2017

Industries & Practices

  • Legal Project Management

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP)®, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Member: Project Management Institute®, Project Management Institute® – MN Chapter, Legal Marketing Association, CLOC (Corporate Legal Operation Consortium) LPM Initiative
Brendan McInerney, PMP