Lear Corporation Names Phyllis Golden Morey Vice President and Chief Litigation and Compliance Counsel
Mich., August 9, 2004 – Lear Corporation [NYSE: LEA] today announced
that Phyllis Golden Morey has been named Vice President and Chief
Litigation and Compliance Counsel. Morey reports to Daniel A.
Ninivaggi, Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel.
Morey assumes a leadership position at Lear as a result of her
extensive legal and commercial experience, both in the southeast
Michigan business community and specifically, the automotive industry.
She joins Lear following a six-year career at Ford Motor Company where
she most recently served as Director of Corporate Compliance, preceded
by a career as Corporate Counsel at Ameritech Corporation in Detroit.
Prior to these corporate positions, Morey was a litigation partner at
the Detroit law firm of Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz, from 1992 –
1995. She also served as an Asst. U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District
of Michigan (Detroit). Morey earned a bachelor's degree from Memphis
State University in 1978 and a J.D. degree from the University of
Tennessee in 1981.
Lear Corporation, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Southfield,
Mich., USA, focuses on integrating complete automotive interiors,
including seat systems, interior trim and electrical systems. With
annual net sales of $15.75 billion in 2003, Lear is the world's largest
automotive interior systems supplier. The company's world-class products
are designed, engineered and manufactured by more than 110,000
employees. At year end, Lear had 289 facilities located in 34 countries.
Further information about Lear and its products is available on the
Internet at www.lear.com.
Posted on 8/9/2004