Managing Director, Chief Legal & Risk Officer, LPL Financial Holdings Inc.

Michelle Oroschakoff joined LPL in 2013 after serving as Chief Risk Officer for Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. She assumed her current position overseeing legal functions at LPL in 2017. One of Michelle’s top pieces of advice for women is, “Own your power and refuse to give it away.” 

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Michelle created a Leader's Pledge detailing her personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Michelle's pledge here

LPL Financial views a diverse and inclusive workforce as an important business imperative. The company has developed a number of work-life initiatives in recent years, and supports economic empowerment programs in Boston and other communities. Since joining LCLD in 2014, LPL Financial has been active in the Mentoring and Fellows programs.

LPL Financial was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2022. 

Read more about LPL Financial's 2019 LCLD Learning Experience here. 

Joined LCLD 2014

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program 
Hosted Learning Experience (2019)
Fellows nominated: 
2023: Mona Nadim, Rochelle Mayfield; 2022: Ashley Horn, Roma Patel; 2021: Erin Ogburn, Michael Wang; 2020: Gina Gombar, Carla Sanderson; 2019: Erin Dempsey, Ryder Hill; 2018: Andrea Ferranti, Autumn Crowell; 2017: Katherine (Kate) Dailey Ring, Lisandra Evelyn Wilmott; 2016: Kirsten Patzer, Astrid E.P. Tsang; 2015: Ralph DiChiara, Lisa LaVigne

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2015 

Annual Meeting (2017, 2016, 2015)
Leadership Summit (2016)

Member: Michelle Oroschakoff

Diversity Professional: Ryder Hill

Communications: Brett Weinstein