Brandon Smith is Executive Counsel, Corporate, Securities & Finance at General Electric Company, based in Boston, Massachusetts.  In this role, he is responsible for advising GE and its businesses on securities law and disclosure, corporate governance, corporate law and transactional matters.  Before joining GE, Mr. Smith practiced law in the New York office of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, where he focused on corporate transactions and regulatory matters involving banks and other financial institutions.  Mr. Smith earned his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and his bachelor’s degree from Miami University.