NJBIZ, New Jersey's only weekly business journal, recently recognized Kate Adams, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Honeywell, as the 2013 General Counsel of the Year in the category of public company with revenues over $1 billion. More than 500 guests gathered in Somerset Park, NJ, to celebrate New Jersey's top General Counsels, Chief Legal Officers and corporate compliance professionals for the critical role they play in making their companies successful.
At Honeywell, Adams is responsible for managing the company’s legal affairs, including filings and disclosures with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, corporate governance, human resources and benefits, intellectual property rights, litigation, environmental compliance, and acquisitions and divestitures. In this role, Adams is also responsible for Honeywell’s Government Relations and Global Security organizations.
To learn more about Adams’ experience, read her corporate bio.