Meet Our Chancellor

Lauren P. McKenna

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Lauren is a litigation partner in the Philadelphia office of Fox Rothschild LLP, a national law firm. She maintains a diverse practice that spans business disputes, insurance litigation and real estate matters. Lauren is co-chair of the firm’s Title Insurance Group and serves as national counsel for one of the largest companies in the flood industry. Lauren is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law and Siena College.

An active member of the Philadelphia Bar Association throughout her career, Lauren has held numerous positions. She was elected to a three-year term on the Board of Governors in 2014 and served as Chair of the Board of Governors in 2016. She was co-chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association's Women in the Profession Committee (2012-2013). Lauren is also a longstanding appointee to the Pennsylvania Bar Association's House of Delegates.

Within Fox, Lauren has held a variety of leadership positions. She is a former elected member of the firm’s executive management committee. She currently serves as co-chair of the firm’s Women’s Initiative, which offers assistance with marketing and networking, mentoring and work/life balance and guides the firm’s investment of resources in the recruitment and career development of women attorneys.

Deeply committed to the community and to providing access to justice, Lauren serves on the boards of the Community Legal Services and Philadelphia Legal Assistance. She is also president of the Board of Directors for Eagles Fly for Leukemia, an organization supporting pediatric cancer and leukemia research in the Delaware Valley, and is a member of Siena College’s Board of Associate Trustees.

Lauren and her husband have three children. Their eldest is assistant director of Admission at Franklin & Marshall College, and their twins are currently completing their undergraduate studies. Lauren is an avid biker and hiker. She also enjoys gardening and spending time in Cape May, N.J.