Michelle Epstein Taigman
Michelle Epstein Taigman is General Counsel of HARMAN, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Michelle leads HARMAN's global legal organization and is responsible for all of HARMAN's legal matters, including corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, insurance and risk management, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. Michelle also leads the development of legal policies and tools to address forward-looking business opportunities in key strategic areas. She reports to President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Mauser and is a member of the Senior Leadership Committee (SLC).
Prior to HARMAN, Michelle was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Federal-Mogul Motorparts LLC. Michelle also had a distinguished career in private legal practice, formerly being a partner at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn, LLP, based in Detroit, Michigan.
Michelle earned her J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School and received a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Michigan.
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