Ford Shanahan

Ford Shanahan - General Counsel, Bally

Michael Ford Shanahan is an accomplished legal executive with solid experience in leadership teams, managing legal issues and litigation strategies in a range of international public and private companies. He remains a trusted advisor to senior management and boards of directors on risk mitigation, ethics and compliance, and corporate governance.

Currently as the General Counsel of Bally, a 170 year company in the fashion industry, Ford is responsible for all legal matters across the corporate group in 17 countries, including legal strategy,  corporate, commercial and intellectual property matters, litigation, and compliance oversight.

Ford received a Ph.D. in Business Ethics from the University of Switzerland in Lugano, a Juris Doctor and Masters of Business Administration from the University of Denver, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of New Hampshire.