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Name Confidential
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Wisconsin
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Legal Counsel
Global Pharmaceutical Company
Singapore
(R&D; consumer healthcare)

Vice President, Legal
Fiskars Brands
Madison WI
(Global Consumer Goods)

Attorney Internat'l
Dow Corning
Midland MI
(Chemical Manufacture)

Key Accomplishments Establishing new companies throughout Asia and negotiating and directing multiple acquisitions and divestitures. Instituting strategic collaborations with 3 major pharmaceutical companies and 6 research universities to increase funding and research.

Rebuilding a legal team to restore the confidence of senior management so that they were assured they were being advised by well-versed professionals capable of delivering sound opinions, advice, and recommendations.

Developing the first in-house legal department for 2 growing enterprises to identify the potential pitfalls of business growth while reducing the overall risk profile.

Implementing new processes for product and trademark development, including strategies for IP rights registration and prosecution.
Education / Skills Juris Doctorate Columbia University School of Law, New York, New York
Master of International Management Baylor University BA Economics Michigan State University
State Bars of Michigan and New York, Certified in Financial Management and Management Accounting.
Fluent in German, strong skills in French and Spanish, basic skills in Mandarin, Russian and Japanese.

Name Steve
Phone 630-880-0035
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? No
Recent Positions Assistant General Counsel
Bank of America
Chicago, Ilinois
(Bank)

Senior Counsel/Senior VP
LaSalle Bank
Chicago, Illinois
(Bank)

Key Accomplishments In connection with the purchase of LaSalle Bank N.A. by Bank of America ("BA") and merger into BA, I was responsible for reviewing loan documents of the entire loan portfolio to ensure compliance with BA policies and assignability of the loans.

At LaSalle Bank National Association, in conjunction with outside counsel, I created and maintained a set of standard loan documents.

At Bank of America, I was sole counsel for the midwest region consisting of Illinois, Wisconsin, Kansas and Michigan.

At Bank of America, I trained new employees on basic commercial law principles.
Education / Skills Juris Doctor degree from Northern Illinois University.
I reviewed Bank of America's participation in asset based loans ranging in size from $300,000 to $1,000,000.
I managed outside counsel and developed outside counsel procedures


Name Gregory
Phone 630-234-3492
Email Click here to email me!
Salary $175K +
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions VP,Secretary,Gen. Counsel
Carus Group Inc.
Peru, IL
(Chemical Products)

VP, Asst General Counsel
Robert Bosch LLC
Broadview, IL
(Consumer Products/Auto )

Managing Counsel
Dow Corning Corporation
Midland, MI
(Chemical, Medical Devices)

Key Accomplishments Extensive experience as senior business, litigation & labor lawyer. Expertise in developing timely, cost-effective business/legal strategies, litigation, risk management, corporate governance, labor/employment, M&A, managing in-house/outside counsel.

Personally manage/negotiate sales & purchase contracts more than $1.25BB/year. Appointed Secretary/General Counsel of Robert Bosch Tool, Freud America, Sia Abrasives, Assoc. Fuel Pump Systems. Directed legal work for $50MM purchase of LR Nelson.

Lead counsel for construction of five new headquarters, manufacturing, distribution facilities. Managed commercial and product liability litigation, including more than 100 defense verdicts/dismissals, while reducing costs $150K (15%) annually.

Compliance training - developed prod. liability, contract, antitrust, ethics training programs corporate wide. Created web-based legal forms for sales, licensing, purchasing, NDA agreements, assuring acceptable terms and reducing cycle time 25%.
Education / Skills Member-IL, MI, American Bar. Member, regular speaker for Defense Research Inst., Intl Assoc. of Defense Counsel, USLAW.
University of Detroit School of Law, Detroit, MI (J.D.). Executive Editor, Journal of Urban Law (Law Review).
DePaul University, Chicago, IL (B.A.). Member, Blue Key National Honor Society.
Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. Executive Seminars on Business Management (2004, 2007, 2008).

Name William
Phone 773-255-4774
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions Director
Arthur J Gallagher & Co
Itasca, IL
(Ins/Risk Mgmt Brokerage)

Applications Manager
Sidley Austin LLP
Chicago, IL
(Global Law Firm)

Application Specialist
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Chicago, IL
(Global Law Firm)

Key Accomplishments Established detailed procedures for all company divisions to deliver data required for OFAC sanction screening utilizing SharePoint minimizing the risk of the company failing audits and risk of government sanctions

Coordinated the consolidation of the firm wide document management system from 17 worldwide locations to a single global data center with disaster recovery capability.

Lead the data synchronization project team to synchronize organizational hierarchy structures between the JDE and Oracle HR systems, including impact analysis, remediation of downstream applications, and communications with impacted departments.

Developed and nurtured partnerships with key business leaders improving communication and trust resulting in IT involvement in early project planning and improved project execution.
Education / Skills Creighton University B.S. Business Administration




Name Dean
Phone
Email Click here to email me!
Salary Negotiable
State Illinois
Willing to Relocation? Yes
Recent Positions CFO
$48 MM Recycling Company
Chicago area
(Recycling service & consl)

CFO / Controller
$ 6 MM Landscaping Company
Chicago area
(Landscaping services)

Sr. Reporting Analyst
Leaf, Inc
Chicago area
(Confectionery manufacture)

Key Accomplishments Scrapped failing ERP implementation, selecting new vendor and leading implementation of new ERP financial modules.



Negotiated abatement of a $1.2 million IRS penalty by reconstructing old payroll records and working closely with IRS and Social Security representatives.

Responsible for relocation of payroll department from Tennessee to Illinois. Involved coordination of internal departments with outside vendors and hiring/training new staff. Created new fully functional department one week ahead of schedule.
Education / Skills Chicago-Kent College of Law - JD
Washington University in St Louis - BSBA
CPA - Illinois
Corporate Attorney - State of Illinois

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