As General Counsel and Privacy Officer, Dawn Haghighi is the principal company Legal Officer and provides oversight and leadership for the legal aspects of the business, including corporate affairs, strategic corporate initiatives, mergers, acquisitions, and other complex transactions, litigation, privacy governance and board activities including the Foundation and sustainability.
Prior to joining PCV Murcor and its affiliates, her legal career encompassed senior management positions at global institutions including Princess Cruise Lines, Ltd., Charter One Bank, NA, and Nordstrom, Inc. Ms. Haghighi is a frequent lecturer before professional organizations, trade associations, and boards. She is active in, and serves on, the board of directors of a number of international, public policy, and not-for-profit organizations. Ms. Haghighi is the Vice-Chair of the Association of Corporate Counsel ("ACC) Financial Services Network, In-House Advisor of Women in the House, and former Chair of ACC Real Estate Network.
Ms. Haghighi has received many professional awards including the ACC Outstanding Committee Member of the Year Award (2017), the ACC Advocacy Award (2017), the Los Angeles Business Journal Corporate Counsel Award (2012), the Alston & Bird Women of Distinction Award (2011), the Association of Media and Entertainment Honoree (2007), and the ACC Robert Townsend Member of the Year Award (2005). She is licensed in Illinois and California (Registered In-House Counsel).