CMG Services


Ken Kennedy

From music to technology consulting, Ken Kennedy’s expertise and experience as a small business owner and consultant is as diverse as his talents. Ken started his company in the Legal Technology industry in 1985, setting up networks and legal software for law firms. He continued to grow his business for

Laura Kennedy

Laura’s creativity, technical knowledge, teaching, and management skills are the foundation of her success in the Legal Technology industry. She is a co-founder of Circle Management Group and before that was the founder of McCord Consulting. Laura is in-demand as a speaker as well as an advisor to law firms,

Kelly Plunkett

Kelly Plunkett has been integral in the development of consultant training programs for several applications throughout the course of her 20-year career in Technology Consulting. Well-versed in SQL and the technical aspects of the software she supports, Kelly has the ability to create unique solutions and reports to solve complex

Bill Ayres

Bill Ayres served as the Customer Support Manager for Time Matters for seven years. His broad knowledge of the application functionality, front-end and back-end operations, and internal workings of the LexisNexis support operation make him an excellent Time Matters consultant and a huge asset to our consulting team. Before settling

Maria Shust

With an interest in computers and puzzles beginning at a young age, Maria Shust quickly realized her gift for creative problem solving. After 8 years of experience wearing the hats of Legal Assistant, Paralegal and Office Manager in a law firm, Maria decided to take the leap into the consulting

Andrea Giltner

Andrea Giltner has more than 20 years of experience as a software consultant specializing in practice management, time and billing, and document management applications. With special expertise in customer relationship management, project management, process improvement and documentation, she has built her career helping firms of all sizes. She has extensive

Kelly Jones

Kelly Jones is an honors graduate of Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. She uses her previous experience as a Chief Technology Officer, owner and co-operator of an accounting and tax preparation firm and a Small Business Start-Up Specialist to share her knowledge with her clients

Kevin Bross

Kevin’s interest in computers sparked when he was a young teen. He always enjoyed taking things apart to see how they worked, so when his parents gave him an Atari 800 as a gift, it did not take long for him to tear open the joysticks, wire up his room,

Debbie Caughron

After graduating with a degree in Business Management and Marketing from UNC Greensboro, Debbie Caughron began her career selling insurance. However, she took time off from the insurance industry to raise her two children, and eventually began working part-time in Ken Kennedy’s office. Debbie has worked tirelessly behind the scenes

Cara Allen

Cara Allen

Cara Allen is passionate about helping others. As a mom to two teenagers and with a professional background that includes Veterinarian Technician, certified dog groomer, and Assistant Director of a preschool, Cara knows the feeling of reward that comes from a job well done! At Circle Management Group, Cara is