Based in Chicago, Global General Counsel Brett Soloway oversees the firm’s worldwide legal activities and plays a critical role in developing and implementing governance and risk management practices for the company. As Global General Counsel, Brett is responsible for developing and leading corporate legal strategy and providing counsel on a wide range of areas including regulatory compliance, transactions, risk management, employment law and litigation.
Brett is also responsible for regional legal teams in the Americas, EMEA, North Asia and Asia Pacific.
Prior to joining the firm, Brett led an international team for Home Depot that was responsible for all legal matters relating to development, operations and property management activities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, China and India. In this role, he managed transactional, environmental, litigation, regulatory and other specialty legal work, including work on M&A transactions, logistics/supply chain concerns, construction and facility maintenance issues, legal compliance and regulatory matters.