Law and Capital Markets @ Ohio State is a program of The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University. The nonpartisan program aims to further the study of capital markets and corporate law. The program hosts multiple events throughout the year in Columbus and key financial centers. These events generate open and vigorous exchange about the leading problems and issues dealmakers face and are commonly co-sponsored by private organizations.
April 8, 2013, 12:10 pm, Vorys Faculty Lounge
Christie A. Hill ’86, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Dun & Bradstreet Corp.
Christie A. Hill joined D&B in September 2011 as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary and brings over 25 years of M&A, commercial, corporate governance and compliance experience as head of the company’s legal, compliance, and government affairs functions.
Prior to joining D&B, Ms. Hill served as the General Counsel, Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer of Primus Telecommunications Group, Inc., a global telecommunications company, following its acquisition of Arbinet Corporation, where she served as General Counsel, Secretary and Chief Human Resources Officer. Before joining Arbinet, Ms. Hill ran the oversight liaison and reporting function in the Office of Financial Stability at the U.S. Department of Treasury following her ten years of service at Nextel Communications and then Sprint Nextel Corporation, where she held various leadership positions in the company’s legal and governance organizations, including her most recent position as Vice President, Corporate Secretary and Chief Ethics Officer. Before joining Nextel in 1998, Ms. Hill served as counsel at Honda of America Mfg., where her responsibilities included a variety of corporate, transactional and compliance matters, and began her career at Jones Day in the firm’s mergers and acquisitions group.
Ms. Hill holds a bachelor’s degree (summa cum laude) from the Ohio State University and a doctor of jurisprudence degree (with honors) from the Ohio State University College of Law.