Preferred Referral Relationships

We believe strongly in a team approach to problem solving and will at times team with trusted and independent consultants to leverage their extensive experience and specialized expertise to most effectively and efficiently meet our clients’  objectives. 

Below are members of our Preferred Referral Relationships:

Downs Rachlin Martin PLLCOur relationship with DRM allows synergy between two independent professional organizations that are committed to providing excellence in consultative professional services to other organizations throughout the New England region and beyond.

DRM is a full-service, regional law firm. As DRM clients’ needs expand, the firm’s wide range of focused knowledge and experience and commitment to vigorous collaboration across practice areas can provide seamless, cost-effective legal representation and other consultative services such as DRM’s Governance and Public Affairs Group and our services at the Difference Leadership Group.

DRM is the exclusive member firm for Vermont of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms. As such DRM has immediate entrée to more than 20,000 lawyers in 160 prominent and successful law firms with more than 600 offices in 120 countries.

From offices located in Vermont and New Hampshire, more than 60 DRM attorneys represent regional, national and international entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, technology businesses and Fortune 100 companies. The legal services provided by the firm include bankruptcy and business restructuring, general business, captive insurance, renewable energy and telecommunications, health law, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, real estate and land use, environmental law, tax law, and trusts and estates, plus legislative and regulatory services through the firm’s Government and Public Affairs group.  


HawkPartners | A Clear Perspective 

HawkPartners helps Fortune 500 clients get more out of their marketing efforts by exploring the complex factors influencing customer decisions and helping turn those insights into action.

HawkPartners offers a unique combination of skill sets — their team is comprised of veterans of management consulting who are also experienced market research practitioners and who have substantial marketing management experience. As a result, they provide clients with more strategic insights than a typical market research firm, and more research-based insight than a typical consulting firm.

HawkPartners works  with global, market leading clients across a variety of industries, and have experience working across all major markets in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Founded in 2003, HawkPartners has offices in Boston, New York, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and Stamford.

HawkPartners also works with independent consultants to leverage their industry and/or technical experience and expertise — these consultants are Of Counsel.

We are very pleased to have a referral relationship with HawkPartners. Additionally, we collaborate with HawkPartners in our Assessment processes for Boards and Executives using HawkPartners sophisticated research capabilities to present confidential summary data on Board and Executive performance to establish an effective Coaching program.