Robert Mundheim is of counsel to Shearman & Sterling and Professor of Law & Finance at the University of Arizona Law School… He was formerly the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Salomon, Inc. (1992-1997) and Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Salomon Smith Barney Holdings Inc. (1997-1998). Mr. Mundheim was the University Professor of Law and Finance at the University of Pennsylvania (1980-1992) and the Dean of the University of Pennsylvania Law School (1982-1989). In addition, Mr. Mundheim has served as General Counsel of the U.S. Treasury Department (1977-1980) and as Special Counsel of the Securities & Exchange Commission (1962-1963).
Mr. Mundheim was a member of the American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility (2006-2012) and served as its Chair (2008-2011). He has also served as an Advisor to the American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law - the Law Governing Lawyers, as a member of the American Bar Association President's Task Force on Corporate Responsibility, and as a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York's Presidential Task Force on Lawyers' Role in Corporate Governance.