Executive Vice President, Business Development and General Counsel
Terrence (Terry) B. Larkin is executive vice president, business development and general counsel, a position he has held since November 2011. In this position, he holds responsibility for Lear's business development and legal and regulatory matters globally. In addition, Larkin oversees Lear's internal audit and compliance functions. He previously served as the Company's senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary since January 2008.
Mr. Larkin graduated from Michigan State University with high honors and a Bachelor of Arts in finance. Shortly after, he received his J.D. cum laude from Wayne State University Law School where he served as an editor of the Wayne Law Review. Upon graduation, Mr. Larkin began a 28-year career with the business law firm based in Detroit, Bodman PLC.
Mr. Larkin was named a partner at Bodman in 1986 and thereafter was appointed as a member of Bodman's Executive Committee, the managing partner of Bodman's office in Troy, Michigan, and chairman of the firm's Business Law Practice Group.
He serves as a board member of Kelly Services, Inc., Life Directions and the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce. He is also a fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation.