Martindale-Avvo Welcomes Suke Jawanda as Head of Avvo and SVP of Sales and Marketing.

Seattle, WashExperienced emerging technology marketing leader to lead Avvo into its next chapter of growth

Seattle, Wash (August 13, 2019) – Avvo®, part of Martindale-Avvo, the leading online legal marketplace connecting consumers to attorneys, welcomes Suke Jawanda as head of Avvo and Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. 


Jawanda joins the Avvo team with more than 15 years of experience successfully commercializing emerging technology at global scale. He has worked for established brands such as Bluetooth and Microsoft in addition to starting his own company, Veevra. Jawanda holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Simon Fraser University and an MA from Concordia University.


“I am very excited to join the Avvo team!” Says Jawanda. “I’ve always respected Avvo’s approach to lead generation and admired the services they’ve offered to the public. I’m excited to work with our growing team to become the number one provider of legal guidance to consumers.” 


As the new SVP of sales and marketing, Jawanda will focus on making “legal easier” for everyone, by helping attorneys better connect with people in their community — in turn, helping consumers find the best attorney for virtually any legal need they and their family may have.


“Martindale-Avvo is happy to welcome Suke to the team as the new head of Avvo. Our organization is grateful to have a leader like Suke with a proven track record and tireless pursuit of success. We’re lucky to have him on our team,” says Diana Schulz, President of Martindale-Avvo. 


About Avvo, Inc.
Avvo helps people find and connect with the right lawyer through industry-leading content, tools, and services. Founded in 2006 in Seattle and acquired in 2018 by Internet Brands, Avvo provides transparent information about attorneys with Avvo-rated profiles for 97% of practicing U.S.-based lawyers. A free Q&A forum with more than 11 million questions and answers, live chat options to chat directly with an attorney, and a database of legal guides written by experienced lawyers make legal faster and easier. For more information on how Avvo helps people through legal issues from research to resolution, visit


About Martindale-Avvo
The leader in legal marketing, Martindale-Avvo comprises the online legal brands Martindale-Hubbell, Martindale-Nolo, Ngage, and Avvo, and connects attorneys with 23 million consumers monthly.



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