Sectors: Real Estate, Construction & Infrastructure

Appointments

Malissia Clinton: New Legal Chief at Meritage Homes Corp.

Meritage Homes Corp., has hired Malissia Clinton as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary. Clinton is joining the nation’s seventh-largest publicly traded homebuilder after serving as GC of The Aerospace Corp. Clinton—who replaces C. Timothy White, who retired in December 2021—brings nearly three decades of legal experience. Her extensive expertise includes managing risk, ethics, compliance, and governance […]

Moves News Real Estate and Construction

Real estate trust STORE names Freed to general counsel job

STORE Capital Corporation, a real estate investment trust (REIT) based in Scottsdale, Arizona, has hired Chad Freed to be executive vice president, general counsel and secretary. Freed comes to STORE Capital from Universal Technical Institute, where he was general counsel and vice president of corporate development. He previously worked at the law firm Bryan Cave, where […]

Industrial Infrastructure News

TopBuild hires experienced construction industry pro as top lawyer

Daytona, Florida-based building materials company TopBuild Corp., has hired Donald Walther as general counsel and corporate secretary. Before his current job, Walther was general counsel of Esterline Corp, an aerospace and defense supplier.  Before than, he served as GC at The Heico Companies LLC, a parent holding company for a number of manufacturing, construction, and […]

Corporate Industrial News

PPG scores high in Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index

PPG received a score of 90 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality. The CEI index evaluates LGBTQ-related policies and practices, including non-discrimination workplace protections, domestic partner benefits, […]

Infrastructure Moves News Real Estate and Construction

A big change for GC James Thompson—from cosmetics to construction

 GCP Applied Technologies Inc., which sells construction products technologies, has hired James Thompson has been appointed to the position of vice president, general counsel and secretary. He starts April 8. Thompson, with more than 30 years of experience, will lead the company’s global legal team and oversee all aspects of legal strategy, corporate governance, compliance, […]