The Role of Law in a Global Business Operation with Don Liu (Young Leadership)
Don H. Liu is Executive Vice President, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary for Target Corporation. In this role, reporting directly to Target’s Chairman and CEO, he is responsible for all of Target's legal, compliance and corporate governance matters for Target.
Prior to joining Target, Mr. Liu was Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Xerox Corporation, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Toll Brothers, Inc., Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of IKON Office Solutions and Vice President and Deputy Chief Legal Officer of Aetna U.S. Healthcare. Previously, he worked as an associate at two New York City law firms, specializing in securities and mergers and acquisitions. He also served as a Law Clerk to Justice Stewart G. Pollock at the Supreme Court of New Jersey.
His professional affiliations include being a member of the Board of Directors at Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (a publicly listed company); a member of the Board of Managers at Haverford College and Chair of its Nominations and Governance Committee; a former member of the Board of Directors of Caring Bridge; a founder and former member of the Board of Directors of MoreBank (an ethnic community bank); the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association; former Vice Chair of the Asian American Diversity Advisory Council and former member of the Executive Committee of the Joint Diversity Council, Comcast Corporation; former member of the Board of Directors of Association of Corporate Counsel; and former Chair of the In-House Counsel Committee of National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.
He is the recipient of America’s Top General Counsel Honor from NYSE Euronext’s Corporate Board Member, National Law Journal - America's 50 Outstanding General Counsel recognition, the Legend in Law Award from the Burton Foundation and The Library of Congress, the Pinnacle Award from the Asian American Business Development Center, the Justice in Action Award from the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund, and the ICON Award from the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.
Mr. Liu and his family emigrated from Korea to the U.S. in 1972. He is a graduate of Haverford College, with Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa honors, and Columbia University School of Law, as a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.
6:00 PM EDT
To Be Announced
This roundtable is intended for YJP's Young Leadership level members (10-20 years work experience).
Join us for an evening of bites and light refreshments as we host young professionals in the industry to network, and learn first-hand from Don Liu, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary for Target Corporation.
This session will be an opportunity to connect with a select, intimate group of young rising stars in the industry. Bring your questions to connect with Don, grow your network, and make new connections.
**This event will take place in person in NYC; dietary laws are observed
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