Marc brings more than 20 years of mid-size law firm leadership experience to his position with the Firm. His graduate education and background provide experience and knowledge in developing and implementing strategic initiatives, and overseeing organizational finances, operations and risk management.
As the Chief Operating Officer and in close coordination with the Firm’s Managing Shareholder and Management Committee, Marc proactively oversees all administrative aspects of the Firm’s business, including accounting and finance, human resources, operations and administrative management, systems and information technology, office services and facilities management, marketing and business development, strategic planning and policy consulting and implementation.
Prior to joining Rosenbaum IP, Mr. Needlman was the Executive Director of four mid-sized Chicago law firms.
Marc’s management experience includes 20 years in the legal industry, five years in medical administration with Horn Eye Centers, Ltd and River North Surgery Center, LLC and four years with the international aviation consulting firm, Landrum & Brown, Inc.
Marc received his MBA in Finance from the Loyola University Chicago Graduate School and his B.A. in Marketing from Drake University.
Community and professional involvement includes membership in the Association of Legal Administrators, Chicago Chapter (2007-present), Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation, President and Member of Board of Directors (2010-2015), Finance Committee Member (2010-2016), Lake Forest Civic Orchestra, Lake Forest, IL, President and Member of the Board of Directors (2000-2012), Current Member of the Orchestra (since 1992), flute and piccolo.