Jane C. Koehl

Chief Operating Officer
jane.koehl dbr.com
Phone: (202) 230-5191 (202) 230-5191


Jane C. Koehl is the Chief Operating Officer of the firm and serves as a key strategic partner to the firm’s Executive Leadership. Jane is responsible for the firm’s day-to-day operations, which includes oversight of the Administration, Business Development & Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Partner Recruiting and Real Estate functions.

Prior to joining Drinker Biddle, Jane served as Global COO for a Global 20 law firm and held other senior strategic operations positions at its legacy firm, including a key role in growth and integration strategies during the firm’s global expansion.

Jane brings a unique client perspective to her COO role, having served as Executive VP, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for MemberHealth, Inc., a Medicare Part D insurer, and later as Senior VP, General Counsel and Compliance Officer – Part D for Universal American Corp., a Fortune 1000 Medicare insurer.



  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1996
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, B.A., 1990


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Dean's Advisory Board
  • HBR Legal Lab Advisory Board