Administrative Management Team

Stacie E. O'Brien
Executive Director of Marketing and Business Development

E: Phone: 602-456-6776 Ext: 1095 Cell: 480-340-8385

Working with executive leadership throughout Resnick & Louis’s 10 states and internationally with the Business Development team in London U.K., Stacie leads R&L’s business development and marketing department. She provides business development support to attorneys and creates tools needed to efficiently serve clients and develop new relationships. Her responsibilities include brand management, proposal development, social media management and oversight of the firm’s business development and marketing department.

Stacie has worked in marketing and business development for 10 years. She is a member of PRIMA, RIMS, LMA and serves on several charity committees including Will 2 Walk, RIMS, U40, and LMA Southwest Chapter. Stacie earned her B.S. in Psychology and Marketing from North Carolina State University.

Swetal Shah, Esq.
Executive Director of Recruitment


As our Executive Director of Recruitment, Swetal Shah manages the firm's recruitment and retention efforts for the firm's 17 offices across the U.S. and in London.

Prior to joining Resnick & Louis P.C., Swetal spent five and a half years with Robert Half Legal serving clients across New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, North Carolina, Arizona, New Mexico, and Nevada. She received several accolades during her tenure with the company, including the million-dollar milestone having brought in more than $1.5 million in net revenue.

Swetal graduated with an honors diploma from Brooklyn Tech, an elite high school in New York City. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Management degree in three years from the New York Institute of Technology where she was elected President of the Student Government Association and was on the Dean's List. She earned her Juris Doctor from Albany Law School where she also served for two years as a Student Attorney fighting for the immigration and family rights of Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence victims. Swetal is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey.

As a native New Yorker, Swetal spent most of her life in Queens, NY before settling down in Phoenix, AZ three years ago with her husband, Bimal Padaliya, an Interventional Cardiologist with the Heart Group at HonorHealth.


  • J.D., Albany Law School (2006-2009)
  • B.S., New York Institute of Technology (B.S., Business Administration Management) (2001-2004)
  • Honors Diploma, Brooklyn Technical High School (1997-2001)

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of New York
  • State Bar of New Jersey
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • ABA Young Lawyers Division
  • National Association of Legal Administrators (NALS)
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)

Community Involvement

  • Arizona Helping Hands
  • March of Dimes

Kelly L. Lopez
Director of Marketing and Business Development

E: Phone: 602-456-5451 Cell: 480-221-7786

Kelly assists the Executive Director to effectively support Resnick & Louis's business development and marketing efforts. She provides marketing and business development assistance to attorneys and is constantly thinking about new strategies to develop new client relationships. Her responsibilities include preparing and executing marketing and advertising strategies, social media management, and representing the firm in all areas of business development including identifying new clients and attending industry related events.

Kelly has 20+ years of marketing and business development experience in numerous industries, including Information Technology and Construction/Architectural. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Central Michigan University, focusing on International Business and Spanish. Kelly spent time overseas in Spain participating in International Studies.

Kevin Moore
London Insurance Market/USA Relationship Director

E: Phone: +44(20)39652411

Kevin has over 37 years of experience in the Lloyds of London market places working as a broker with Marsh and developing relationships with several syndicates, MGA's and underwriters in London.

He has worked mainly in the claims arena with complex and cat losses and has an in-depth knowledge of the claims process and international business. In his role at Marsh he has worked with several insurance carriers both in London and domestically while maintaining relationships with TPA's stateside.

Kevin brings industry knowledge and a large network of International and domestic relationships in his role to the team.

Kevin will be joining the firm in December.

Sophia Cyr
Marketing and Business Development Assistant

E: Phone: 602-396-5145 Cell: 805-794-1698

Sophia is a 2018 Arizona State University graduate, earning her degree in Communications from the Hugh Downs School of Communications with a minor in Business. During her college career, she received her International Business Certificate while studying abroad, allowing her to develop a globally-minded approach to business.

As Business Development and Marketing Assistant at Resnick & Louis P.C., Sophia provides support to the business development and marketing team in order to efficiently serve clients while also, building and maintaining positive client relations.

Sophia has experience in customer service and public relations, specifically in the residential real estate sector. She plans to expand her knowledge in the legal field and develop the necessary acumen to further her career in Business Communications.

Alex Hasebrook

As Controller, Alex oversees the day-to-day accounting and financial operations for the firm. As manager of the firm's accounting department, Alex is responsible for Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Collections, and provides support for both internal and external users. Alex has been with the firm for 3.5+ years and has worked his way through the accounting department, making him aware of all aspects of the firm's accounting process.

Prior to joining Resnick & Louis, Alex spent considerable time in private practice law and multi-family housing. Alex's extensive background in management makes him ideally suited to handle the voluminous needs of the firm's accounting department. Alex received his B.A. in Political Science from THE Ohio State University.