Deborah Lucy has been named vice president, associate general counsel, corporate law for Cox Enterprises, effective March 21.
She will lead the company’s new Center of Excellence for corporate law, providing support to tax, finance and treasury groups, as well as continuing her role executing acquisitions and investments with the company's Corporate Development teams.
The Center of Excellence partners with division leaders and company functions to further enable business growth through mergers and acquisitions, as well strategically sourced capital.
Most recently, Lucy was AVP, associate general counsel, corporate and strategic transactions, and focused on creating legal infrastructure for acquisition and expansion initiatives. During her time at Cox, she has supported key transactions, including the Dealertrack Technologies acquisition, which was one of the largest acquisitions to date, and the sale of Cox Media Group.
Before joining Cox, Lucy worked at News Distribution Network, Inc, Burr & Forman LLP and Jones Day. She earned her MBA and doctorate in law from The University of Texas at Austin.