Jerry Kowalski is the founder of Kowalski & Associates, which provides law firm management consulting on law firm management issues law firm merger and acquisition services, advisory services regarding law firm strategic planning, maximization of profitability for law firm, startegic planning for law firms, law firm advisory and consulting services regarding Alternative Fee Arrangements, Value Billing, law firm marketing, law firm consulting regarding associate and partner compensation. K&A is a leading law firm consultant in the areas of associate hiring, compensation, training and retemtion, , K&A, in its role as a leading law firm consultant, identifes growth opportunities, conducts focused searches for prospective merger and partners, including branch offices, practice groups and partners.
During his prior 25 years of practicing law, Jerry served as counsel for Israel’s Departments of Defense,Finance, the Bank of Israel, Israel’s Bureau of Engraving and Printing, El Al IAirlines, Clal, Israel's largest corporation, advised Prime Ministers Yitzhak Shamir, Yitzhak Rabin and Benjamin Netanyahu. Jerrry has been honored by a variety of national and international philanthropic groups. Jerry also counseled Island Records (U2’s Label); Island Motion Pictures; Motown; Gordie Berry; the Shah of Iran; The Apollo Theater; Robert Evans (producer of The Godfather series and other award winning films); Anastasio Somoza (former President of Nicaragua); Gene Barry; Wilbert Tatum (publisher of The Amsterdam News); may Fortune 500 companies.
Jerry, a frequent public speaker, also delivers reports on teconomic and industry trends, alternative fee arrangements, emerging growth areas.
Jerry is the author of numerous articles and a key treatise on law firm management and law firm strategic planning, all in his role as a law firm mangement consultant.
United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit