Doug Caddell is Global CIO for Mayer Brown LLP. Prior to leading Mayer Brown’s technology efforts, he was CIO of Foley & Lardner LLP for 13 years. During his tenure Foley was been honored eight of eleven years by CIO magazine as one of the CIO-100, and by InformationWeek magazine as a top technology innovator and one of the InformationWeek for six years.
Mr. Caddell is a veteran law firm technology director and internationally recognized speaker and writer on legal technology. He has over 30 years experience in finance, operations and management and in leading the technology efforts of a variety of organizations, including mid-sized and large law firms and a governmental law department. Mr. Caddell has a degree in management information systems, and accounting from the University of Arizona. He has held professional certifications as a CPA and certified information systems auditor. He is currently a CISSP and an IGP and working on his Six Sigma Black Belt. In 2004 he was honored as IT Director of the Year by New York based Law Technology News and in January 2009, he was further honored by Legal Technology Awards in London as International IT Director of the Year. He was a long time member of the editorial advisory board of Law Technology News and in 2009 co-authored the book Achieving Excellence in Legal Technology Management, published by Thomson Reuters/West.