Christopher P. Bogart has been named a Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Time Warner Inc., it was announced today by Time Warner's Executive Vice President and General Counsel Peter Haje.
In making the announcement, Haje said, "Chris has already made substantial contributions to Time Warner as a litigator and advisor on such high-profile matters as Time Warner's merger with Turner Broadcasting and significant legal issues mainly involving our cable operations. We know that Chris will continue to be a major asset to the company in his new role as a full-time member of our legal team."
Bogart, 32, has been an attorney with the firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore since 1992. Previously, he served as a law clerk to the Chief Justice of Ontario and the Justices of the Court of Appeal for Ontario.
Bogart received his law degree from The University of Western Ontario, where he was the gold medalist, in 1991. He received a B.A. from Huron College at The University of Western Ontario in 1986. Between earning his degrees, he was an associate in the international corporate finance area of Chemical Bank.
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