Lockton has introduced the appointment of Sara Romine (pictured above) as US basic counsel. Mitchell succeeds Ann Abercrombie, who retired in Could after 18 years with the corporate.
“Lockton has been lucky to draw and retain a few of the greatest in-house authorized expertise over time, within the US and internationally,” stated Trey Humphrey, group basic counsel for Lockton. “I’m delighted to welcome Sara to Lockton and assured that she’ll assist make our authorized division even stronger.”
Romine joins the corporate from AT&T, the place she was assistant vice chairman for the authorized division. Previous to that, she was a companion with regulation agency Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal. Romine additionally served as a clerk for federal judges within the Fifth US Circuit Courtroom of Appeals and the US District Courtroom for the Northern District of Florida.
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Romine is lively in a number of bar affiliation teams, together with these centered on the development of ladies within the authorized career. She serves as a mentor for the Dallas Bar Affiliation’s WE LEAD (Ladies Empowered to Lead within the Authorized Career) program and is a member of the Dallas Affiliation of Ladies Attorneys. She can also be a member of the Worldwide Affiliation of Privateness Professionals and the Sedona Convention.
“Lockton’s independence and client-focused and caring tradition have made it an insurance coverage business chief and an thrilling place to work,” Romine stated. “I’m thrilled to hitch Lockton and assist it proceed to leverage its world-class authorized division as the corporate continues to develop and serve its purchasers, Lockton associates and communities.”
Romine is Lockton’s newest rent. Final month, the corporate appointed Ben Ryan as a senior dealer at Lockton Re, its international reinsurance enterprise. In July, Lockton appointed Matthew Clodwick as vice chairman and producer in its Cleveland workplace.
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