Chief Legal Officer & Secretary
Thomas J. Mattei, Jr. was promoted to Chief Legal Officer and Secretary in September 2018 after having served as General Counsel from December 2014 to September 2018, Assistant Secretary from August 2015 to September 2018, and Vice President and Corporate Counsel from January 2013 to December 2014. As Chief Legal Officer, Mr. Mattei’s current responsibilities include oversight of corporate, strategic, and tactical legal and risk-related initiatives, as well as matters of corporate governance.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Mattei was in private practice with Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation and Weissmann Wolff Bergman Coleman Grodin & Evall LLP in Beverly Hills, CA, from July 2004 to December 2012, with primary responsibilities in corporate, finance and real estate transactional matters. From October 1999 to July 2004, Mr. Mattei was a Corporate Associate at Latham & Watkins LLP in Los Angeles, CA, with primary responsibilities in securities, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters.
Mr. Mattei received his undergraduate degree in Public Policy from Duke University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law.