Partner and Chief Legal Officer
Trian Fund Management, L.P.
Mr. Schorr is a Partner and has been Chief Legal Officer and a member of the investment team of Trian since November 2005. Mr. Schorr serves as chief legal strategist and oversees Trian’s legal matters. From June 1994 through June 2007, he served as an Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Triarc Companies, Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries. Prior thereto, Mr. Schorr was a partner of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, a law firm which he joined in 1982, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, securities regulation and corporate finance.
Mr. Schorr received a J.D. from the New York University School of Law and graduated from Wesleyan University with a B.A. from the College of Social Studies, magna cum laude, with honors and an M.A. in History.
Mr. Schorr is a Life Trustee of the New York University School of Law, a Trustee Emeritus of Wesleyan University, Vice President and a Director of the Bronx High School of Science Endowment Fund, Inc., a Director of Lawyers for Children and is a former Chair of the Corporation Law Committee of The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Mr. Schorr was the Co-Chair of the Joint Bar Association Drafting Committee of the New York Limited Liability Company Law and is the author of Schorr on New York Limited Liability Companies & Partnerships.