Director of Business Development
4950 N. O’Connor Road
Irving, TX 75062
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law
B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University, summa cum laude
Cortland Kelly Grynwald is Director of Business Development and is based in Counsel On Call’s Dallas office. In this role, she designs, implements and manages legal solutions for Counsel On Call clients in the DFW Metroplex and across Texas.
She has spent more than 10 years in various roles in recruiting and business development with legal search and alternative legal services providers in the Dallas area. In these positions, she cultivated client and candidate relationships, helped establish an e-discovery practice as a new business sector, and managed searches for a wide spectrum of legal professionals for in-house and law firm clients, among other responsibilities.
Cortland’s legal career began at Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A., in Orlando, Fla. There, her practice was varied and included land use, civil litigation, bankruptcy, securitization workouts, and commercial real estate leasing. After moving to Dallas, she joined Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP, where she concentrated on Chapter 11 creditor representation, as well as commercial litigation matters.
She has been actively involved with Attorneys Serving the Community (ASC) for 12 years, serving in various committee leadership roles. She most recently served as ASC’s lead co-chair for the 2015-2016 term.
A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Cortland is active in the school’s alumni association. She also earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theatre, summa cum laude, from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Attorneys Serving the Community
- Lead Co-Chair, 2015-2016
- Incoming Co-Chair, 2014-2015
- VIP Silent Auction Committee Co-Chair; 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2012-2013, 2013-2014
- Luncheon Arrangements Committee Co-Chair; 2012-2013, 2013-2014
- Charity Selection Committee; 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013
- Speaker Committee Co-Chair, 2011-2012
- Corporate Underwriting Committee Co-Chair, 2010-2011
- Invitations Committee Co-Chair, 2007-2008
- Video Committee Co-Chair, 2006-2007
- Member, 2004-2006