General Counsel, Willis Towers Watson

Matt Furman became General Counsel of Willis Towers Watson in 2016, after serving as Group General Counsel at Willis. Previously, he was Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Goldman Sachs & Co. Matt is also on the Board of Directors of the Legal Aid Society and a member of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Investor Advisory Committee. 

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

Joined LCLD 2013 


Highlights of LCLD Participation


Fellows Program 
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2013)
Fellows nominated:
2021: Sumiko Forrest, Cindy Hanna, Farisa Dastvar; 2014: Amanda A. Scandlen

1L LCLD Scholars Program 
Scholars hosted:
2021: Adrian Bernard, Kate Stone; 2019: Estelle Georges, Sameen Rizvi; 2018: Soraya Elzeibak, James Shin; 2017: Phillip Sylvester, Jose Valenzuela; 2016: Jasmine Gandhi, Obiobodo Onyeozili; 2015: Sara Almousa, Charles Cohen; 2014: Shani Malika Cooke, Erin Rider; 2013: Pablo Crucet, Juhi Tariq

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2020, 2015, 2014, 2013

Attendance
Annual Meeting (2020, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2021, 2014)


Member: Matt Furman

Diversity Professional: Milena Foronda