Jim Jarrell has joined Jaffe, the full-service marketing, PR and branding agency for law and accounting firms, as Vice President, Marketing & Business Development. Jarrell most recently served as a business development manager of Davis & Gilbert LLP in New York City.

“Jim is highly regarded in legal and accounting marketing, with exceptional talent in strategic practice development and networking. We are so delighted to welcome him as the newest member of the Jaffe team,” said Terry M. Isner, CEO/Owner. “Jim has particular expertise in the areas that currently are of great importance to our clients, such as long-term business development planning and the execution of comprehensive marketing programs.”

“I am looking forward to applying what I’ve learned in my 20-plus year career as an in-house marketer to help Jaffe’s clients,” Jarrell said. “Further, it’s an honor to work with Jaffe’s incredibly talented team of marketing professionals. This is absolutely the right move at the right time.”

Over nearly two decades of working in professional services firms, Jarrell has held leadership positions at two AmLaw 100 firms and manager roles at smaller, regional firms and boutiques. He also has had stints at several prestigious management consulting, accounting/financial and design/build firms. His broad range of marketing and business development offerings includes training and coaching, which are often eligible for CLE credit. He is also Yellow Belt-certified by the Legal Lean Institute for legal project management and process improvement.

Jarrell earned his master’s degree in law firm management from the George Washington University and a bachelor of arts in broadcasting from Baldwin-Wallace University.