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The Corporate Counsel Classic is held in conjunction with the ACC Annual Meeting. This world-class event provides an excellent opportunity to network with in-house counsel while playing golf on a professional caliber golf course, experiencing world class wellness activities, and actively engaging at the lively evening networking reception. This event is open to all ACC members and supporters, as well as those who may not be attending or sponsoring the ACC Annual Meeting. A portion of the proceeds from The Classic will benefit a local legal charity.

Capitalize on the following offerings:

  • Expand your contacts and gain access to high-level professionals
  • Cultivate a robust professional network by integrating your business, personal and strategic relationships
  • Enjoy a round of golf on a professional caliber golf course

Join us in Scottsdale, AZ for what promises to be a day of pure value - REGISTER NOW!


2018 ACC Foundation: The State of Cybersecurity Report

Cybersecurity touches every aspect of consumer and corporate culture today. Preventing, preparing for and responding to data breaches in real time is a chief concern for individuals, corporate leaders and government regulators. Download the 2018 ACC Foundation: The State of Cybersecurity Report, underwritten by Ballard Spahr LLP, and learn what more than 600 corporate counsel say about their cybersecurity experiences, role, and practices.  The full report includes common preventative tactics, lessons learned from those who have experienced a breach (including how the breach occurred and who was affected), and more.  Key findings include current cybersecurity practices, prevention, protection, and response from hundreds of companies across 33 countries.

2018 ACC Foundation: The State of Cybersecurity Report - Full Report

2018 ACC Foundation: The State of Cybersecurity Report - Key Findings

An On-Ramp to the C-Suite: A Joint Initiative Aims to Return Motivated Female Lawyers to Corporate Counsel Roles Nationwide

Metropolitan Corporate Counsel features a Q&A with ACC President and CEO Veta T. Richardson and Caren Ulrich Stacy, Founder and CEO of Diversity Lab and OnRamp Fellowship, about "OnRamp In-House," a re-entry program for women lawyers returning to the workforce after an extended hiatus. To read the full article, visit www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

Mission Statement

The ACC Foundation – a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization – supports the efforts of the Association of Corporate Counsel, serving the needs of the in-house bar through the dissemination of research and surveys, leadership and professional development opportunities, and support of diversity and pro-bono initiatives.

The ACC Foundation partners with corporations, law firms, legal service providers and bar associations to assist in the furtherance of these goals.

Jennifer Chen, Foundation Director
+1.202.677.4772 or j.chen@acc.com


Board of Directors

  • Veta T. Richardson
  • Foundation President
  • President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Association of Corporate Counsel
  • Monica Johnson
  • General Counsel
  • Bonduelle Fresh Americas
  • Bonduelle Americas Long Life

  • Jim Merklinger
  • President
  • ACC Credentialing Institute
  • Patricia J. Trudeau
  • Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
  • Association of Corporate Counsel

  • Pamela Everhart
  • SVP, Government Relations
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Gregory W. Fortsch
  • Associate General Counsel & Privacy Officer
  • The Nature's Bounty Co.

  • Linda Lu
  • SVP, Chief Litigation Officer
    Litigation and Employment Counseling
    Office of the Chief Legal and Governance Officer
  • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company