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Lawyer , Automotive executive

Robert Stephen Osborne, American lawyer, former automotive executive. Bar: Illinois, 1979. Board directors Chicago Shakespeare Theater, The Nature Conservancy of Alaska; Member American Bar Association, American Society Corporation Secretaries, International Bar Association.

Background

Osborne, Robert Stephen was born on October 21, 1954 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1976. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1979.

Career

Associate Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago, 1979-1985, partner, 1985—2002, Jenner & Block LLP, Chicago, 2002—2006, since 2009. Group vice president, general counsel General Motors Corporation, Detroit, 2006—2009. General counsel, Lands' End, Inc., Dodgeville, Wisconsin, 1986-1995, corporation secretary, special assistant to board directors, 1995-2002.

Adjunct professor, University Chicago Law School, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois, 1979.

Membership

Board directors Chicago Shakespeare Theater, The Nature Conservancy of Alaska. Member American Bar Association, American Society Corporation Secretaries, International Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fly fishing, hiking.

Connections

Married Martha Osborne. Children: Tom, Sarah.

spouse:
Martha Osborne

child:
Tom Osborne

child:
Sarah Osborne