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Christopher A. Butner

Christopher A. Butner

Chevron Corporation
Assistant Secretary & Managing Counsel, Securities/Corporate Governance
San Ramon, CA, USA

Christopher A. Butner

Mr. Butner is Assistant Secretary & Managing Counsel, Securities/Corporate Governance, of Chevron Corporation, a position he assumed in 2004.   He provides advice and counsel to the Board and senior management in the areas of the securities laws, the NYSE Listing Standards, and governance.  Prior to joining Chevron, he was in private practice working on a variety of securities law and governance matters at Dewey Ballantine in New York and, prior to that, at Jones Day in Dallas.  He began his legal career with Law, Snakard & Gambill, P.C. in Fort Worth.  He received his LL.M. in Securities Regulation from Georgetown University and his J.D. from Oklahoma City University School of Law, summa cum laude. Mr. Butner is past president of the Northern California Chapter of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.


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