Jim McKenna

Chief Information Officer

Mountain View 650.428.4859


James McKenna is the Chief Information Officer of Fenwick & West. Mr. McKenna is resident in the Mountain View office. His responsibilities include:

  • Refining the business processes at the firm to provide better service to clients with increased efficiency
  • Providing eDiscovery and compliance consulting and service to external clients
  • Ensuring the security of data shared with the Firm

Fenwick has created an innovative culture to better serve our clients. It has built a number of data and process driven tools for managing collection of information and documents in anticipation of governmental inquiries and litigation. These tools help our clients reduce cost, increase efficiency and speed of working the Fenwick team and any outside consultants while maintaining security and the sanctity of attorney-client privilege.

Mr. McKenna is the President of the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA). Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Mr. McKenna was the Director of Infrastructure and Administrative Systems at a Global 50 law firm. He has 20 years of experience in various legal management roles. He joined Fenwick in August, 2016 as its Director of Information Technology. Mr. McKenna is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional and was previously a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer + Internet.​