By CorpGov Editorial Staff
Vinson & Elkins hired Jon Solorzano from The Clorox Co. where he led the company’s ESG strategy and stakeholder engagement. as counsel
Mr. Solorzano most recently served as Senior Director of Legal & Corporate Development for Clorox and will join the firm on Jan. 23 in its Los Angeles office.
He will focus on advising public and private companies and their boards of directors on matters and opportunities related to ESG, corporate governance, sustainability considerations, shareholder activism, risk management, securities law and M&A.
“Jon’s experience helping build and manage a comprehensive ESG program for a Fortune 500 company will help support our existing services and expand our sustainability offerings for clients,” said Sarah Morgan, co-head of Vinson & Elkins’ Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets practice and a co-head of the ESG Taskforce.