Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Viacom Inc.
Christa D’Alimonte joined Viacom in 2012 and became General Counsel in 2017. She previously spent 17 years at Shearman & Sterling, where she was Deputy Practice Group Leader of the Firm's Global Mergers & Acquisitions group. Christa was named a “Top Female Dealmaker” by Law360 and was the Editor-in-Chief of the American Criminal Law Review.
Viacom promotes diversity through programming, employee affinity groups, and its Office of Global Inclusion, which supports a variety of diversity initiatives, like a tax-equalization policy for same-sex couples. Viacom has won awards for diversity from the Empire State Pride Agenda and the NAACP.
Joined LCLD 2012
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2013)
2019: Manas Mohapatra, Xavier Afriyie; 2018: Alice Kim, Tara Hitchcock; 2017: Nur-ul- Haq, Jasmine Jaye McMullen; 2016: Mitchel Carbullido, Ranfi Rivera; 2015: Jose Avina, Rainer Lorenzo; 2014: Jodi B. Carmichael, Jennifer Hodulik; 2013: Caryn Kennedy Groce, Jennifer Silver
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
Member: Christa D’Alimonte
Communications: Jeremy Zwieg