Medtronic lawyer joins Analog Devices as general counsel
Analog Devices, Inc., a Boston area chipmaker, has hired Larry Weiss as its new general counsel. Starting next Monday, Weisswill oversee ADI’s global legal function including mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, and compliance.
Weiss was most recently general counsel of Medtronic plc’s Minimally Invasive Therapies Group (MITG), a $9B medical device business. In that role, he led the Legal and Healthcare Economics and Reimbursement functions for the global MITG business. Prior to that, he was GC of Covidien Surgical Solutions before to its acquisition by Medtronic. Previously, Weiss held several global legal positions at Covidien and its predecessor company Tyco Healthcare.
“We are delighted to welcome Larry to Analog Devices,” said Chief People Officer and Chief Legal Officer Margaret Seif. “Larry’s experience counseling CEOs and senior leaders on a wide spectrum of legal matters, from organizational transformation to strategic transactions to intellectual property, make him an excellent addition to ADI. We look forward to his leadership as we continue to drive ADI to ever greater levels of success.”
Weiss holds a B.A. in Political Science from Tulane University and a J.D. degree from Boston University School of Law.