Mark R. Allen has been tapped by Fed Ex Corp.
to serve as the company’s new executive vice
president, general counsel, and secretary. Allen
has worked for FedEx Corp. for over 35 years.
Tamara J. Britt has been named general counsel
at Manhattan College. Britt comes to Manhattan College from Rutgers University, where
she served as associate general counsel and
counsel to the Rutgers University Foundation.
Former Lockheed Martin Associate General
Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer James Byrne
has been appointed to be the new general
counsel of the US Department of Veterans
Affairs. Byrne has over 20 years of experience serving in the federal government.
Bermuda-based Hamilton Insurance Group
has hired Gemma Carreiro as group general counsel and corporate secretary. Carreiro previously worked at PartnerRe, where she served as
secretary to the board of directors and general
counsel to its Bermuda subsidiaries.
Nicholas Degani has been named the acting FCC
general counsel, following the departure of
Jennifer Tatel. Prior to his appointment, Degani served as senior counsel to the chairman.
Lucy Fato has been appointed to be general
counsel of American International Group
Inc. Fato recently served as general counsel
for global investigations firm Nardello & Co.
(New York, N Y)
Determine, Inc. has announced the promotion of Kevin Grande to the position of general
counsel. Grande joined the company in 2015
as associate general counsel. (Carmel, IN)
Cheddar Inc. has hired Anjali Kumar to serve as
the company’s first general counsel and chief
privacy officer. Previously, Kumar worked at
both Google Inc. and Warby Parker.
(New York, NY)
M&T Bank Corp. has named Laura P. O’Hara
as senior vice president and general counsel.
O’Hara comes to the company with more
than 30 years of experience — most recently
serving as executive vice president and general counsel of Santander Bank. (Buffalo, NY)
Gates Corporation announced the appointment of Jamey Seely as the company’s executive vice president and general counsel. Seely
joins the Gates Corporation from tech firm
Ion Geophysical, where she served as general
counsel. (Denver, CO)
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner recently
appointed Lise Spacapan as general counsel for
the governor’s office. Spacapan previously
served as general counsel of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.
Scott Vance has been hired to serve as general
counsel and chief ethics officer of Energy
Northwest. Vance comes to the company after
more than a decade with the Tennessee Valley
Authority. (Richland, WA)
Former global general counsel at Deutsche
Bank Richard Walker has joined law firm King
& Spalding as a partner in the firm’s special
matters and government investigations group.
Walker spent more than a decade at the SEC,
serving as national director of enforcement,
general counsel, and regional director of the
northeast regional office. (New York, NY)