Corporate Counsel

NFL team Chicago Bears raids NBA’s Miami Heat for CLO

Krista Whitaker will head the Bears’ legal department following departure of veteran GC Cliff Stein in January

IBM taps Vanguard for next legal chief

Anne Robinson will replace long-time IBM lawyer Michelle Browdy at the start of July

‘Every day that I work with Ferretti, I say wow’: GC Niccoló Pallesi

Luxury yacht executive discusses his career path, ringing the bell at the Boursa Italiana, the value of respect and two great private client events

Swiss smartwatch-maker Garmin names first new GC in more than quarter of a century

Associate GC Josh Maxfield will replace long-time GC Andrew Etkind in July

Consumer healthcare giant Haleon shops at Tesco for GC replacement 

Adrian Morris will replace Bjarne Philip Tellmann, who left the company last month

Canadian production house Thunderbird Entertainment promotes legal SVP to GC role

Lori Massini is replacing Sarah Nathanson, who is leaving the company this month

Coca-Cola, GSK, ITV among UK GCs embracing pro bono pledge to enhance access to justice

In-House Pro Bono Pledge seeks to increase corporate counsel involvement in pro bono activities over next three years

Zendesk hires former Everlaw and Google lawyer to head up legal team

Shana Simmons takes up CLO role after former GC Shanti Ariker left last year for JFrog

‘Doing the right thing isn’t just morally imperative; it’s become a competitive necessity’: Belmond GC Abbi Hunt

Luxury Law London Summit Chair talks about building community, the role of in-house luxury counsel, supporting women at work and her biggest luxury

Tractor-maker John Deere to replace long-time GC with veteran CLO hire

Eastman Chemical CLO Kellye Walker to replace Mary Jones as legal chief next month

Cineworld names new GC amid post-bankruptcy leadership refresh

John Henrich joins movie theatre chain from beauty supplies business Sally Beauty

US-listed gaming business Inspired Entertainment announces GC succession plans

Sportingtech CLO Simona Camilleri will replace Carys Damon at the start of July

US sustainable battery leader Cirba hires CLO from lithium giant Albemarle

Jake Wilson brings almost two decades of corporate in-house legal experience

US components-maker ATI hires GC from energy business HF Sinclair

Vaishali Bhatia replaces Elliot Davis, who is retiring in October

Bank for International Settlements names deputy as next GC

Dessislava Guetcheva-Cheytanova will replace retiring Diego Devos in September

‘You must not turn a blind eye to wrongdoing’ – SRA consults on new guidance for in-house lawyers

England and Wales solicitors’ regulator cites example of Post Office scandal in call for feedback on resources covering areas including reporting wrongdoing by an employer

US car insurance giant GEICO taps Wells Fargo for next CLO

Tangela Richter replaces Seth Ingall, who is retiring after almost 40 years with the insurer

Zoom announces new CLO to complete legal team reshuffle

Cheree McAlpine takes over from Aparna Bawa and follows departure of GC Jeff True last year

US animal healthcare company Elanco promotes deputy to GC on permanent basis

Shiv O’Neill becomes GC after four months as interim following departure of Marcela Kirberger to 3M

US public broadcasting company CPB names first new GC in nearly 20 years

Evan Slavitt will take over from Westwood Smithers, who is retiring this month