Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary
Billie S. Flaherty is executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for Chemtura Corporation. Previously, she was Chemtura’s associate general counsel for litigation, environmental, health, safety and security, and regulatory affairs. Ms. Flaherty came to Chemtura in October 2005, having served as vice president, environmental, health and safety for Pitney Bowes Inc. and, prior to that, for GenTek Inc. At Pitney Bowes, she was responsible for creating, attaining and maintaining a world-class environmental, health and safety program. She oversaw GenTek’s regulatory affairs, environmental services and occupational health and safety, including industrial hygiene, workers compensation, and property protection. Before that she served as in-house counsel for various organizations and was involved with environmental, health and safety, corporate compliance, product liability, insurance and commercial litigation, and antitrust.
Ms. Flaherty earned a Bachelor of Arts at Bethany College in West Virginia and a Juris Doctor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. She formerly served as Responsible Care® coordinator with the American Chemistry Council and was a member of the Executive Committee of the Chemical Industry Council of New Jersey. She is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, as well as with the State of Connecticut as Authorized House Counsel.