Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, The Walt Disney Company


Alan Braverman was named General Counsel of The Walt Disney Company in 2003, after 10 years with ABC, Inc., where he oversaw its merger with Disney. Previously, he was a Partner at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering in Washington, D.C. Since joining the LCLD Board of Directors in 2014, Alan has been instrumental in recruiting new Members for LCLD.

Alan has also helped guide Disney's company-wide commitment to diversity and inclusion, which includes employee resource groups, executive diversity councils, and supplier diversity. In 2015, Disney was named one of the top 50 companies for diversity, recognized particularly for the high percentage of Latinos in leadership positions. Executive compensation at Disney is also tied to diversity goals.

Disney was named an LCLD Most Active Member Corporation in 2017. 

Joined LCLD 2012 

Highlights of LCLD Participation

LCLD Board of Directors

Member, 2014-2017

Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2015)
Fellows Nominated:
2018: Alicia Schwarz, Steve Chung, Shawna Swanson; 2017: Rhonda HjortKathryn Ratte, Renee Yuen

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2016: Logan Patmon 

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017, 2015, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2017, 2016, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2014)


Member: Alan Braverman  

Diversity Professional: Latondra Newton