LegalZoom Names Daniel Wernikoff Chief Executive Officer

John Suh to transition to Senior Advisor after having led the company to category leadership over a 14 year tenure

September 24, 2019 05:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time

GLENDALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LegalZoom, the leading provider of legal and business solutions for small businesses and families, announced that Daniel Wernikoff will join the company as CEO, succeeding John Suh, who has decided to transition after 12 years as CEO and 14 years on the company’s board of directors. Under Suh’s leadership the company grew twenty-five-fold from 2004 to 2019. Suh will continue as a shareholder and Senior Advisor to the company.

“I’m so proud of our team, and it’s been a privilege to lead LegalZoom through multiple rounds of transformation. I’ve been hoping to transition from day to day responsibilities for a long time, but it wasn’t until Dan agreed to join LegalZoom that I felt confident handing over the reins of this extraordinary company,” said Suh. “Dan had great success running consumer and small business solutions for Intuit, and I know our team can be excited about the next chapter of growth with him at the helm.” …