BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT
Sarah Braun, Esq., MBA joined Rainmaking For Lawyers in 2015. As a former public relations consultant and an active member of the State Bar of California, she has experience advising clients from small startups to international corporations and offers knowledge from both legal and corporate environments.
After earning a degree in American Studies from Barnard College, Sarah began her career in public relations with international communications firm Ruder Finn. There, she coordinated campaign outreach efforts and developed product placement strategies, in addition to securing several local and national media interviews. Before entering graduate school, she gained experience developing business strategies and conducting market research efforts through international opportunities in Asia and South America.
Sarah earned her M.B.A. from the Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University and her J.D. from Southwestern Law School. Following graduation, she joined Ruttenberg IP Law in Los Angeles, where she secured copyright and trademark protections and litigated disputes involving information technology, transportation, and consumer products.
Since joining Rainmaking For Lawyers, Sarah has coached lawyers through a variety of business development issues. From the day-to-day of client communications to larger strategic decisions, Sarah has supported clients in forming and executing effective business development efforts to grow their books of business.