Gibson Dunn Hires New Chief Marketing Officer

December 7, 2021

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Katherine Peters has joined the firm as Chief Marketing Officer.  Peters most recently served as Director of Practice Operations for Strategy & Corporate Finance at McKinsey & Company.  Before that, she served as Sullivan & Cromwell’s Chief Marketing Officer from 2010 to 2016 and as Business Development Associate Director at Kirkland & Ellis from 2003 to 2010.

“We are delighted to have Katherine join us,” said Barbara L. Becker, Chair and Managing Partner of Gibson Dunn.  “She is an accomplished marketing leader with diverse, cross-functional experience.  As an integral member of the firm’s leadership team, Katherine will help drive forward our vision and strategies to ensure our continued growth and success.”

“Katherine has honed an impressive skillset through her decades of success in the industry,” said Joshua Lipshutz, Chief Operating Officer for Gibson Dunn.  “Her deep understanding of marketing and communication strategies combined with her ability to cultivate a high-performing culture makes her a natural fit to help elevate the firm’s brand across industries and geographies.”

“Gibson Dunn is an incredible law firm with endless potential,” said Peters.  “I am thrilled to join the firm during this dynamic time and look forward to contributing my experience and expertise to build upon the firm’s legacy and success.”

About Katherine Peters

Peters earned her M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from University of Rochester.