Senior Fellow, Governance Center
The Conference Board
Robert B. Lamm is a Senior Fellow with The Conference Board Governance Center and Chair of the Securities Law Committee of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.
Most recently, Mr. Lamm served as Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of Pfizer Inc. His experience prior to joining Pfizer in 2008 includes service as Vice President and Secretary of W. R. Grace & Co. and Senior Vice President – Corporate Governance and Secretary of CA, Inc. He also has extensive experience with small- and mid-cap companies as well as non-profit entities, including as a shareholder of Gunster, Yoakley & Stewart, P.A., in West Palm Beach, Florida, where he served as Chair of the Firm’s Securities and Corporate Governance Practice Group.
Mr. Lamm is an active member of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals. He is Chair of the Society’s Securities Law Committee; has served on its Corporate Practices, Finance and National Conference Committees, as a director of the Society, and as Chair of its 2004 National Conference Committee; and is a recipient of the Society’s Bracebridge H. Young Distinguished Service Award.
Mr. Lamm is a member of the New York State Bar, The Florida Bar, and the American Bar Association (including its Business Law Section and Committees on Corporate Governance and Federal Regulation of Securities). He frequently speaks on securities law, corporate governance and related topics and contributes to a wide variety of legal and business publications. He currently serves on the Board of Editors of The Corporate Counselor.
Mr. Lamm received a Bachelor of Arts from Brandeis University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.