michele coleman mayes
Several prominent general counsel were among those weighing in on diversity, leadership and work-life balance at an event hosted by the New Girls’ Network.
The Allstate Corp. announced yesterday that Executive Vice President and General Counsel Michele Coleman Mayes is retiring, and her successor will be Susie Lees. Lees will be promoted from senior vice president, Allstate Financial Law and deputy general counsel.
The Chicago legal community braved the rain and wind yesterday evening to attend an enlightening and entertaining event celebrating the launch of “Courageous Counsel: Conversations with Women General Counsel in the Fortune 500,” by Michele Coleman Mayes, executive vice president and general counsel of Allstate Insurance Co., and SNR Denton...