Cam Findlay: From Government to General Counsel

Cameron Findlay aspired to have a career that began in government and then evolved to the private sector. Remarkably, he accomplished that. In his illustrious career, he has been a Sidley Austin partner, the Deputy Secretary of the US Department of Labor, and general counsel at three Fortune 500 companies — Aon, Medtronic, and currently, he’s Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary at Archer Daniels Midland. In this episode, we talk about: - How the role of a general counsel has changed over the years - His roles in government including as Deputy Secretary of Labor - The business of running a legal department - Attracting top legal talent - Advice for aspiring general counsels *Hear more stories by subscribing to Innovative Legal Leadership on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or any podcast platform.* *Listening on a desktop & can’t see the links? Just search for Innovative Legal Leadership in your favorite podcast player.*

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