Norma is an Assistant General Counsel at Time Warner Inc. She is an employee benefits lawyer responsible for Time Warner employee benefit plans, including the 401(k), pension plan, excess and deferred compensation plans, health and welfare benefits, COBRA, HIPAA etc. In addition, she provides fiduciary advice to the Investment Committee and acts as a liaison to the Administrative Committee. Norma works closely with Corporate Benefits, divisional benefit departments and collaborates with other attorneys within the legal department on contracts, litigation and securities matters.
Prior to joining Time Warner almost 15 years ago, Norma practiced employee benefits law at Morgan Lewis & Bockius in New York and Washington D.C. Before that, she worked as a senior tax consultant in the Compensation and Benefits practice at KPMG, and Deloitte Touche. She received a JD/MBA from Emory University and a BA from the University of Pennsylvania.
Norma is a co-founder and board member of the Charity Chess Championship, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to raising money for charitable causes. 2018 was the second year of the charity and all the proceeds from the chess event will be donated to the Mount Sinai Ovarian Cancer Translational Research Laboratory.
Norma lives in New York City with her husband and son, a chess aficionado.