EDS lawyer quits for Sun Microsystems

Hoare, Steve
March 2005
Lawyer;3/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that EDS Corp.'s senior in-house lawyer Emma Courtney has moved to Sun Microsystems Inc. to take the top legal jobs in Great Britain. Courtney bas been named the senior counsel in Great Britain and will sit on the British executive board reporting to the head of legal for global sales Leif Freykman. Courtney succeeds Mark Curtis, who was the lawyer in charge of Great Britain, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. Sun has recently revamped its legal department and reviewed external counsel. Its policy is to find an in-house lawyer in another jurisdiction rather than turning to a law firm.


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