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Jennings Strouss Director of Marketing and Communications Teresie M. Zmyslinski Named President-Elect of the Association of Legal Administrators – Arizona Chapter

April 1, 2021

Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, AZ (April 1, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Teresie M. Zmyslinski, Director of Marketing and Communications has been named President-Elect of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA) – Arizona Chapter for the 2021 year. In 2022, she will step into the role of President of the chapter.

“ALA has been a wonderful resource for education, networking, and mentoring during my career in legal management,” stated Teresie M. Zmyslinski, Director of Marketing and Communications. “I am honored to continue to serve on the ALA – Arizona Chapter’s Board as President-Elect.”

ALA is an international association of professionals serving the legal community, consisting of over 9,000 members worldwide. ALA promotes and reinforces the competence and professionalism of legal administrators and other members of the legal management team by providing high quality educational programs, while bringing administrators together in an environment that encourages the exchange of information and ideas. The Arizona Chapter was formed in 1973 and provides intercommunal support for its members.

“The Firm takes great pride in Teresie’s involvement with organizations like ALA,” stated John C. Norling, Managing Attorney. “Her exceptional leadership and communication skills will serve them well in her new role.”

Zmyslinski has worked in law firm administration for over 16 years and is also a Certified Paralegal.  She joined the Firm in January 2019 and leverages her experience to enhance the Firm’s marketing and communications. Zmyslinski received her paralegal certificate in 2009 from Phoenix College and the Certified Paralegal designation in 2011 from NALA.  She graduated from California State University, Fullerton in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and a minor in Human Services. Along with her involvement with ALA, Zmyslinski is also a member of the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA), the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), and the Legal Marketing Association (LMA).

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC

For over 75 years, Jennings Strouss has been dedicated to providing clients with strategic legal guidance to help them seize every opportunity. The firm is well-known for its rich heritage, commitment to community, and long-lasting relationships. We have a deep understanding of business and law. When you work with us, you’ll have a team of legal experts who are dedicated to your vision of success.

Through our offices in Phoenix, Peoria, and Tucson, Arizona, and Washington, D.C., we leverage resources both regionally and nationally to serve our expanding client base. Jennings Strouss is deeply rooted in each of our locations’ legal and business communities, and is especially instrumental in helping shape the dynamic growth of Arizona and many of its institutions. The firm promotes a pragmatic, results-oriented approach, coupled with a healthy, well-managed, and friendly atmosphere of collaboration.

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