Mr. Kronheim leads TIAA’s Pension Law group, which specializes in the ERISA, Internal Revenue Code and insurance aspects of defined contribution retirement plans and products.  He was formerly Law Vice President at Alcatel-Lucent and Lucent Technologies, a partner at Rogers & Wells (now Clifford Chance), and associate and counsel at Debevoise & Plimpton.

Mr. Kronheim graduated from Williams College, the Columbia University School of Law (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar), and New York University Law School (LL.M. Taxation).

He is a member of the Board of Directors of the ERISA Industry Committee and makes frequent industry and client presentations on fiduciary matters, pension litigation, 403(b) plans, and related insurance issues.