Claudia Cantarella promoted Chief Legal Officer at Broadway Technology
Claudia Cantarella (pictured) has been promoted byBroadway Technology to the role of Chief Legal Officer after leading the legal operations as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for the past eight years.
Cantarella will also join the Executive Leadership Team and direct the company’s global legal and regulatory activity, guide corporate strategy and development.
She is credited with establishing the company’s in-house legal function and many of its internal policies, including, information security, employment, and human resources, data protection, compliance, and ethics. Bringing over 25 years of extensive legal, regulatory and corporate strategy experience to her role as Chief Legal Officer, Ms. Cantarella has advised the company on global corporate governance and regulatory matters, M&A, intellectual property, privacy and security, and SOC II compliance.
Cantarella began her 13-year relationship with the firm as an outside advisor in 2008 while a Partner and Co-chair of the New York Intellectual Property Group of Salans LLP. In 2014, she was elected a lifetime Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honorary organization of attorneys, judges, law faculty and legal scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession and service to society. In 2006, she was named a Super Lawyer in the field of Intellectual Property and in 2012 she was appointed Vice-Chair of the International Law Privacy, E-Commerce and Data Security Committee of the American Bar Association. Ms. Cantarella holds a BS in Speech from Northwestern University and a JD from the University of Virginia School of Law. Prior to join Broadway Technology, she served as Special Counsel, Intellectual Property at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, and was also a Legal Consultant to the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization.