When Locke Lord announced the hiring of Mia Lorick in Houston, the press release came with a link to a short introductory video about the new litigation partner, a marketing tool that arose from the firm’s internal use of video and Zoom calls during the COVID-19 pandemic.

“This year has opened us to new opportunities, a fresh modern approach, humanizing everything … That’s where this is going,” said Katie Ambrosio, chief marketing officer at Locke Lord.