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Joseph C. Letizia

FirstEnergy Corp.
Senior Corporate Counsel - Securities
Akron, OH, USA

Joseph Letizia is the Senior Corporate Counsel - Securities of FirstEnergy Corp. a diversified energy company headquartered in Akron, Ohio. Its subsidiaries and affiliates produced more than $16 billion in revenue in 2011 and owned approximately $47 billion in assets as of December 31, 2011. Prior to joining FirstEnergy he was a Senior Attorney/Securities at Calfee Halter & Griswold, LLP in Cleveland, Ohio where he advised public company clients and their boards with respect to corporate governance and executive compensation and other federal securities law compliance issues.  He spent approximately 15 years in the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities & Exchange Commission where he attained the position of Branch Chief of Full Disclosure/Special Counsel Division of Investment Management in the Midwest Regional Office. He was the recipient of the 1996 Byron D. Woodside Award which is presented to an attorney who has made a significant contribution to the SEC's full disclosure program.



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