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Valerie Ann Gentile Sachs

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Valerie Ann Gentile Sachs, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1981. Member Cleveland Citizens League, 1982—1984; trustee Forest Hills Housing Corporation, Cleveland, 1982—1984; member foreign trade policy committee Cleveland World Trade Association, since 1982; Member of American Bar Association, Alpha Lambda Delta, Cleveland Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Beta Beta Beta, Alpha Epsilon Delta.

Background

Sachs, Valerie Ann Gentile was born on August 4, 1955 in Cleveland. Daughter of John Charles and Doreen Phyllis (Neale) Sachs.

Education

Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Bowling Green University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Case Western Reserve University, 1981.

Career

Summer associate Arter & Hadden, Cleveland, 1980, associate, 1981—1983. Secretary Royal Petroleum Properties, Inc., 1982—1983. Associate Baker & Hostetler, Master of Arts Hanna Company.

Vice president, general counsel, secretary RELTEC Corporation, 1997—2000. Vice president, general counsel Marconi Communications, Inc., 2000—2001, executive vice president, general counsel, 2001—2002. General counsel, chief legal officer Marconi PLC, London, 2002—2003.

Executive vice president, general counsel, secretary Jo-Ann Stores, Inc., 2003—2005. Vice president, secretary, general counsel OM Group Inc., since 2005.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1981.

Works

  • Editor: Case Western Reserve University Law Review, 1980-1981, associate editor:, 1979-1980, Journal International Law, 1978-1979.

Membership

Member Cleveland Citizens League, 1982—1984. Trustee Forest Hills Housing Corporation, Cleveland, 1982—1984. Member foreign trade policy committee Cleveland World Trade Association, since 1982.

Member of American Bar Association, Alpha Lambda Delta, Cleveland Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Beta Beta Beta, Alpha Epsilon Delta.

Connections

father:
John Charles Sachs

mother:
Doreen Phyllis (Neale) Sachs