General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Executive Vice President, Southern Company
James Kerr II became General Counsel of Southern Company in 2014. He was previously a Partner at McGuireWoods LLP and a senior advisor at McGuireWoods Consulting. In 2007, James traveled to Greece as a delegate to the 6th European Union-U.S. Energy Regulatory Roundtable.
Southern Company's diversity programs include a supplier diversity and mentoring. The company has been named a top military employer and a top company for African Americans. Southern Company was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2021.
Joined LCLD 2015
Highlights of LCLD Participation
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2021: Akash Shaw; 2015: Dion Robbins
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors Provided: 2020, 2019
Member: James Kerr II