Pedro A. Medrano is an Assistant General Counsel in the Legal Department of Warner Media, LLC (“WarnerMedia”). In this role, Mr. Medrano helps oversee the compliance function at WarnerMedia and its Divisions (HBO, Turner, Warner Bros., and Otter Media), as well as manages litigations and regulatory matters.
Prior to joining WarnerMedia, Mr. Medrano served as Senior Counsel, Managing Director in the Enforcement and Investigations Division of the Legal Department of The Bank of New York Mellon, where he was responsible for conducting internal investigations regarding significant legal, regulatory, and criminal matters, as well as responding to non-routine regulatory inquiries from various governmental and regulatory bodies. While at BNY Mellon, Mr. Medrano handled BNY Mellon’s response to the SEC’s industry-wide FCPA probe of financial firms’ interactions with sovereign wealth funds.
Mr. Medrano began his legal career at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP. During his tenure at WilmerHale, Mr. Medrano represented clients in white-collar criminal matters, internal investigations, and securities enforcement matters. He also counseled clients in numerous industries on a variety of challenging anti-corruption concerns, including due diligence in cross-border mergers and acquisitions; performed internal anti-corruption compliance risk assessments; advised clients in developing effective global anti-corruption compliance programs and policies; and conducted anti-corruption training.
Mr. Medrano is also a member of the Board of Directors of the City Bar Fund, the nonprofit 501(c)(3) arm of the New York City Bar Association. He is also a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserve.