About Us

Our Vision

John Jakovenko is the founder and principal consultant with The Jakovenko Group LLC, a Human Resources and Management Consulting firm serving law firms across the country. John's career spans two decades and includes leadership roles in human resource departments in law firms from Los Angeles, CA to Atlanta, GA. As a Certified Legal Manager and Senior Professional in Human Resources, John has complete understanding of law firm operations . John's practical approach to human resource management and law firm operations allows firms to understand complex issues using common sense. 

We help your law firm develop a solid foundation and business strategy that impacts the bottom line. We focus on the operations and you focus on your clients. 


Chair - Diversity Committee, Atlanta Association of 
​Legal Administrators
President - Atlanta Association of Legal Administrators
President-Elect - Atlanta Association of Legal Administrators
Member - Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, National Association of Legal Administrators
Member - Professional Development Advisory Committee,
National Association of Legal Administrators
Member - Society for Human Resources Management, National
Member - Society for Human Resources Management, Atlanta Chapter

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) - State University of New York at Buffalo
Bachelors Degree - Florida State University
Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) Certified Legal Manager (CLM)
Adjunct Professor - Kennesaw State University, College of Continuing Professional Education 

Credentials

Civic Leadership

John has a BS degree from Florida State University and an MBA from the University at Buffalo and is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences about topics such as diversity and inclusion and human resource operations. John is also an adjunct professor at Kennesaw State University teaching courses on human resources.