Legal Brand Marketing Team
Braden Pollock is a well-known domain investor, angel investor and serial entrepreneur. Among his companies is Legal Brand Marketing, which provides "lead generation" services to lawyers nationwide. Braden also owns ScienceFiction.com and Sultra.com . As an angel investor, he has an equity interest in several dozen other companies including The Grooming Network (StraightRazors.com, etc), BoldMetrics.com and Epik.com, DataZoom.io, Tastry.com, Dock.bot, Styku.com and others. His domain portfolio is well into the thousands of names with a current focus on premium one-word .com names. Braden’s newest venture is a data-driven ad network that will apply predictive behavioral analytics to lead generation products designed to better monetize domains through development, search and social. He also serves on several Boards including the non-profit, Benevolent.net.
Darbi has been with Legal Brand Marketing since 2007. As the Managing Director, Darbi oversees the company, focusing on growth and innovation. She creates and manages the digital and print campaigns for the company's lead generation services, and has designed numerous websites and publications for LBM's clients. She received a degree in Finance from California State University Northridge, and also spent a year studying Interior Architecture at Woodbury University. She enjoys spending her free time working on miniatures and hiking with her family.
Mike has been involved in legal marketing sales for 15 years. He came to LBM in 2015 to both grow the company's network of attorneys as well as grow the sales team. He manages all aspects of sales at the company and works to build a team of experienced sales reps that will help our law firms build a successful practice through lead generation. Mike received a degree in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and currently lives in Chicago.
Nicole started with Legal Brand Marketing in 2014 and now manages daily operations of the company as the VP of Operations. Nicole’s previous experience in the customer service department and business development department within Legal Brand Marketing have given her the experience to strategize and implement ways to increase efficiency for the company at large. Nicole works closely with each department manager to streamline processes, lower costs and grow each department. Nicole has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from California State University, Northridge.
Andy Northcutt has been in legal marketing since 2007. Handling everything from national law firm and strategic alliances to affiliate traffic/lead generation partnerships in his previous role, he ended up directing all business development activities for what became the country’s largest portfolio of legal companies. He received a degree in Advertising from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Andy currently lives in Seattle with his family of four and a mixed breed rescue dog named Murph.
Ginger joined Legal Brand Marketing in October 2019 as a Business Development Coordinator. She is originally from central California where she graduated from California State University, Bakersfield. Her previous roles included marketing and customer relations and she plans to use those skills to provide exceptional customer service to our clients while learning more about business and the field of law.
Emmett joined Legal Brand Marketing in 2021 as a Data Coordinator. He is originally from the Inland Empire of Southern California, where he attended California Polytechnic University, Pomona. His previous experience included coordinating large scale logistical operations while providing exceptional customer service, which he plans to utilize to the greater benefit of LBM and its clients.
Tiara is originally from Los Angeles, California where she attended San Francisco State University while majoring in Design. She strives to use her creative skills to provide exceptional customer service while taking on new clients and is looking forward to growing with Legal Brand Marketing.
Joe joined the LBM team in July 2020 as a Data Coordinator. Originally from Chicago getting familiar with all forms of technology and computer sciences, he relocated to Los Angeles in 2007. His previous experience of marketing, management, sales, and media production have made him excel at teamwork and customer service. Joe is looking forward to learning new things in the legal industry everyday and excited to apply new technologies while working in a team environment.
Romney Bales, originally from St. Louis, Missouri, moved to Austin, TX in 2007 to begin her career working with law firms to increase their client base and expand their overall visibility amongst the legal community. In her previous role, Romney helped many young attorneys hang their first shingle, while also enabling mature firms to refresh their client list and revamp their marketing style. She joined Legal Brand Marketing in 2015.
Cody has been helping attorneys expand their law practices through lead generation and developing a larger internet presence since 2016. By creating detailed and specific lead campaigns, he has helped hundreds of attorneys to attract more clients and grow targeted practice areas within their firms. He believes that attention to detail and attentiveness to his clients is the key to helping firms see success in lead generation. A Chicago native, Cody holds a degree in Biology.
Charlie has a work history dedicated to legal marketing and lead generation to help attorneys promote their law practices and grow their client base for the past 5 years. He prides himself on building rapport, effective communication and attentive correspondence with attorneys. His experience in sales and account management has allowed him to act as a partner to attorneys and provide a higher level of customer service. He takes the approach of learning the goals and objectives of attorneys to ensure a high rate of return for their firms. Charlie holds a degree from the University of Dayton in Communications.
Jeff is a native of Southern California with remarkable success in the merchant services industry. While working with businesses across the country, he became a top advisor for payment processing systems. After 10 years in the merchant services industry, he integrated paths and began working with a well-known Los Angeles based family law firm using his skills to connect people with the help they needed most. By combining his previous experience with the legal field, he is eager to embark on a new path with us at LBM. Jeff enjoys helping businesses achieve their highest level of success and is looking forward to fulfilling your business’s needs. Aside from his business ventures, Jeff is a devoted husband and father. He also gives back to his local community by coaching youth football.
Marcell joined Legal Brand Marketing in 2022. He has been a sales professional since 2011, starting out as a door-to-door agent and worked his way into the legal marketing industry. Over the last couple of years, Marcell has grown his knowledge in a variety of legal practice areas. His goal is to help attorneys gain more clients so that they can spend more time on cases. Marcell is a proud Chicago native and die hard Cubs fan. Some of his hobbies include reading, exercise and playing chess.