Maryanne R. Lavan
Director, Atlantic Legal Foundation
Maryanne R. Lavan is the Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Lockheed Martin Corporation effective September 24, 2010. She is responsible for management of the Corporation’s legal affairs and law department, including serving as counsel to Lockheed Martin Corporation’s senior leadership and the Board of Directors.
Prior to her current position, she served as Vice President of Corporate Internal Audit, providing independent assessments of governance, internal controls and risk management across Lockheed Martin Corporation. Ms. Lavan joined Lockheed Martin in 1990 as an attorney and served in increasingly responsible positions within the Lockheed Martin legal department.
Ms. Lavan graduated magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany with a Bachelor of Science degree. She received her juris doctor degree from the Washington College of Law, American University, where she was a member of the Law Review. Ms. Lavan is an active member of the Public Contract Law Section of the American Bar Association. She serves on the Board of Directors of the National Chamber Litigation Center, on the Governing Board for the National Cathedral School, and as a Trustee of The University at Albany Foundation.