PATRICIA HENNESSY is a cum laude graduate of Harvard Law School and a summa cum laude graduate of Boston College. Tricia began her legal career as a litigation and health care attorney with Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP. Ms. Hennessy subsequently served as Associate General Counsel of Partners HealthCare System (a health care delivery system consisting of Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital) and Division Counsel for Fresenius Medical Care, North America.
Tricia entered the world of law firm management as the first Director of Professional Development at Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP where she led the firm’s attorney development program and evaluation and mentoring systems, and participated in its diversity, hiring, and practice management efforts.
In addition to leading the attorney career coaching and consulting firm, Hennessy Consulting Group, Tricia serves as a Senior Consultant with Vernā Myers Consulting Group, the premier diversity and inclusion consulting firm for the legal profession.
Tricia also serves as a JD Advisor at Harvard Law School.