Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer
Ed Medlin joined Maxim in 1999 as Director and Associate General Counsel. Prior to joining Maxim, Ed had 10 years of commercial law practice and seven years of practical experience as general counsel at two other companies. He was promoted to Vice President in 2006, to General Counsel in 2010, and to Senior Vice President in 2015. Ed also serves as Maxim’s Chief Corporate Compliance Officer.
As General Counsel, Ed oversees all of Maxim’s global legal practice and the operations of Maxim’s Legal and Administrative Organization. As Chief Compliance Officer, he leads the Company’s efforts to achieve best-in-class global corporate compliance through the development of practical and effective risk identification, assessment, and training methods, all with an emphasis on integrity as the basis for decision making.
Ed is a frequent speaker at continuing education courses and in law school classes on various topics, including law department management, in-house practice, risk and crisis management, and the responsibilities of general counsel and boards of directors with respect to cybersecurity risks.
Ed holds a degree in Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a Juris Doctorate from Santa Clara University.