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. 

Read more about Viacom's 2019 LCLD Learning Experience. 

Joined LCLD 2012 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2013)
Fellows nominated:
2020: Kelly Villamar, Jemar Daniel; 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

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2018: Sophie Ciufo; 2017: Amanda Johnson

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013


Member: Christa D’Alimonte

Diversity Professional: Christa DAlimonte

Communications: Jeremy Zwieg