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Members & Sponsors Only Event
 
Ben Heineman, Former General Counsel, General Electric
 
What: Mr. Heineman will be discussing his new book: The Inside Counsel Revolution 
 
When: Monday, May 24, 2016
Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
 
Ben W. Heineman, Jr. was GE’s Senior Vice President-General Counsel from 1987-2003, and then Senior Vice President for Law and Public Affairs from 2004 until his retirement at the end of 2005.  He is currently Senior Fellow at Harvard Law School’s Program on the Legal Profession and its Program on Corporate Governance, Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. A Rhodes Scholar, editor-in-chief of the Yale Law Journal and law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart,  Mr. Heineman was  assistant secretary for policy at the Department of Health, Education and Welfare and practiced public interest law and constitutional law prior to his service at GE. 
 
His new book, The Inside Counsel Revolution: Resolving the Partner-Guardian Tension, will be published in the Spring of 2016 by the trade imprint of the American Bar Association.  Another recent book, High Performance with High Integrity, was published in June, 2008 by the Harvard Business Press. 
 
Mr. Heineman is recipient of numerous awards and serves on several boards.  He is a graduate of Harvard College (BA-history), Oxford University (B.Litt—political sociology) and Yale Law School (JD).
 
 

Upcoming Luncheons


Ken Powell
Chairman of the Board and CEO
General Mills
 
When: Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Reception: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Remarks: 6:00 p.m.
                       
Where:  Dirksen Senate Office Building - Room TBDSD-G50    
First Street and C Street NE  Entrance 
Washington, D.C. 20002

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