Elizabeth Bounds, Brown & Riding
Vice president, senior corporate counsel
Brown & Riding
Liz Bounds oversees Brown & Riding’s legal, risk management and claims departments. As the company’s chief legal resource, she reviews and negotiates corporate contracts and manages the firm’s litigation, internal legal resources and relationships with outside counsel. Additionally, Bounds works with B&R’s senior management to develop overall risk management strategies and is directly accountable to the board of directors for implementing risk control measures and facilitating and overseeing corporate liability insurance placements.
Bounds joined B&R as staff counsel in 2014, was promoted to assistant vice president and corporate counsel in 2016, and assumed her current role of vice president and senior corporate counsel earlier this year. She is a member of the Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers and the Association of Corporate Counsel.
“I learn so much from my peers and colleagues on a daily basis,” Bounds says. “Embracing and harnessing the unique knowledge, talents and perspectives of those around me has not only led to immense personal growth, but consistently allows me to deliver better results.”