PBGC appoints Russell Dempsey general counsel
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) named Russell Dempsey (picutred) general counsel.
In this role, hewill provide advice and counsel for the PBGC Director and the agency on legal and regulatory issues, including, among other things, the enforcement of Title IV of ERISA through litigation, negotiation, drafting regulations and guidance and providing advice to the PBGC on corporate governance, ethics, procurement, labor relations and privacy.
Dempsey has served as the Associate General Counsel of AIG in Houston and as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for United Retirement Plan Consultants. Earlier, he served as an attorney in the Employee Plans Division of the IRS.