Simon Oliver


Simon Oliver is a senior legal market media professional with over 20 years’ experience in the legal publishing sector, including holding senior publishing roles at The European Lawyer and International Financial Law Review (IFLR). Through his career, he has gained excellent knowledge of the international legal media market, including Asian, European and American publications and publishing companies. Simon is the Co-founder of Legal Media Monitor and head of the media planning division.

As a Director with Legal Media Monitor, Simon has a wealth of experience working with leading European corporate law firms – helping clients to draft and implement media plans, while placing them into the best media and negotiating the best prices. He works regularly with partners, Managing Partners and marketing departments to achieve the best results for clients, including implementing time and money-saving strategies. Simon is a director of the Law Firm Marketing Summit.

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Kristina Mirtti

Editorial Consultant

Kristina Mirtti is an editorial consultant with Legal Media Monitor who helps independent law firms strengthen their submissions to the most respected directories and awards, approaching each submission as a strategic opportunity to advance the firm’s and the individuals’ goals.

After graduating from law school in her native USA, Kristina spent a decade practicing law in the USA and Finland, during which she was also responsible for her prior firm’s directory and awards submissions.

Kristina combines her understanding of legal practice with her experience in competitive legal industry ranking submissions and awards to provide sound advice and tailored support that helps our firms put their best forward in each submission.

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Todd Germain

Editorial Consultant

Prior to joining Legal Media Monitor, Mr Germain was with one of Turkey’s most prestigious local law firms where, in addition to client outreach and business development, his primary duties included legal editing and drafting submissions for all major directories and awards, including Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, and IFLR. While there, he was able to successfully assist in an increase in the firm’s rankings in significant practice areas in that highly competitive legal market.

Mr Germain also spent three years teaching international law and American legal studies at Yeditepe University and Altınbaş University, both in Istanbul. He holds a Juris Doctor from American University Washington College of Law in Washington, DC and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Global Affairs from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.

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