Investment Consulting LCG Firm Promotes Two

November 2, 2011 ( - LCG Associates, Inc., an institutional investment consulting firm headquartered in Atlanta, promoted Amber N. Barrow, J.D. and Claire P. Chotiner, CFA to Vice President.

Barrow’s responsibilities include assisting with compliance as well as coordinating and tracking LCG’s due diligence efforts, while Chotiner’s responsibilities include investment strategy development, manager due-diligence, special research projects, and providing investment advice to clients. She started at LCG in 2007 as an Investment Analyst.  

According to a press release, Barrow is a member of the Georgia Bar and participates in the Young Lawyers Division. She obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia and was the Secretary for the Black Law Students Association during her second year. Barrow interned at the Western Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office while in law school and was responsible for gathering evidence, locating witnesses, taking statements, and preparing memoranda as well as other legal documents.  

Before pursuing her law degree, Barrow graduated cum laude with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Spanish from Spelman College.   

Chotiner was previously with Donaldson & Co. as a Client Service / Marketing Representative. She was responsible for providing client service for the Midwest and East Coast as well as developing new business opportunities.  Before that role, Chotiner was a Sales Assistant at Donaldson & Co. where she supported the sales team through researching prospects, writing requests for proposals, and working on various projects. Chotiner began her career at Donaldson & Co. as a Reconciliation Representative.    

She is a candidate for Level I of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Program. Chotiner is a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of Atlanta. She graduated magna cum laude from the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia with a BBA.