General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Accenture PLC 

Chad Jerdee joined Accenture in 1997 and became General Counsel in 2015, after holding various leadership positions within the company. Alongside 30 other corporate law departments, Jerdee's law department participates in the Inclusion Initiative, through which they pledge to work with minority- and women-owned law firms. Accenture has a variety of employee resource groups; diversity training, diversity management, and professional development programs; and a supplier diversity program. 

Joined LCLD 2016 


Highlights of LCLD Participation 


1L Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2018: Laura Zhu


Member: Chad Jerdee