Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Google, LLC

Halimah DeLaine Prado became General Counsel of Google in 2020 after serving as Vice President of Legal. Before joining Google in 2006, she practiced media law at Dechert LLP. Halimah previously served on the board of the Juvenile Law Center. 

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Halimah created a Leader's Pledge detailing her personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Halimah's pledge here

Google began publishing its diversity statistics in 2014 and is committed to improving the percentage of female, African American, and Hispanic employees overall and in leadership positions. Google has many employee resource groups and is focusing on what it calls a “crowdsourced effort” to improve diversity. 

Joined LCLD 2017 


Highlights of LCLD Participation 


Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2019: Kori Meehan, Althea Brown, Alyse Bobb; 2018: Andrew Price; 2017: Rosie Lipscomb, Shana Simmons

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2017: Emily Garber, Mia Vu

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017


Member: Halimah DeLaine Prado