Julie Bowen was recently promoted to senior
vice president and general counsel by The
MITRE Corporation. Bowen has served as
vice president, general counsel, and corporate
secretary of the company since 2014.
The National LGBT Bar Association has
released its 2017 “Best Under 40” list, including notable in-house counsel such as
Erin Bryan, vice president and senior corporate
counsel, US Bancorp; Jason Gibson, associate
general counsel, Regency Centers; Paul Killibrew,
special litigation counsel, US Department of Justice, civil rights division; and
Kevin Minnick, counsel, Skadden, Arbs, Slate,
Meagher & Flom. (Washington, DC)
John Harrison, general counsel of Airbus Group
SE, was recently awarded with the Global
Corporate Counsel Award for General Counsel of the Year. (Toulouse, France)
Keith Hauprich was recently promoted to senior
vice president and general counsel of BMG
North America. Hauprich has been instrumental in helping BMG secure rights from a
number of major entertainment companies,
including AMC Networks, Activision/Bliz-zard Studios, Hasbro Studios, and Netflix.
(New York, N Y)
Asteroid mining company Planetary Resources has named Brian Israel as general counsel.
Israel joins Planetary Resources from the
United States Department of State, where he
served in the Office of the Legal Advisor since
2009. (Redmond, WA)
Access Healthcare has named
Catherine McKnight as its new general counsel.
McKnight carries more than two decades of
experience leading corporate legal functions
in the healthcare and technology industries.
Ryan McLaughlin was recently appointed to
associate general counsel of Determine
Inc. McLaughlin comes to Determine after
five years of private practice with Barnes &
Thronburg LLP. (Carmel, IN)
Barnes & Noble Education has
named Michael C. Miller to be the company’s
new chief legal officer and vice president of
corporate affairs. Miller joins Barnes & Noble
Education from Monster Worldwide, where
he served as executive vice president, general
counsel, and secretary. (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Jennifer O’Connor has joined Northrop Grum-man as vice president, general counsel, and
sector counsel. O’Connor previously served
as the chief legal officer of the Department of
Defense, principle legal advisor to the defense
secretary, and director of the Defense Legal
Services Agency. (Falls Church, VA)
Lakshmi Sarma Ramani, formerly general counsel
and assistant secretary of the National Association for the Education of Young Children,
has joined the American Cancer Society as its
privacy official and assistant general counsel.
Ramani previously served as senior attorney
at The Nature Conservancy, and was legal
counsel in the public and private sectors.
Dartmouth College has hired Sandhya Subramanian
as its new general counsel. Previously, Subramanian served as general counsel of Oberlin
College, as well as the chief attorney for the
US Department of Education Cleveland Office of Civil Rights. (Hanover, NH)
After serving as the company’s general counsel, Salle Yoo has been promoted to chief legal
officer of the ride-sharing company Uber.
Yoo joined Uber as its first general counsel in
2012. (San Francisco, CA)