N. Cornell Boggs, III serves as Of Counsel / Senior Strategic Advisor with Quarles & Brady LLP.
Cornell is an accomplished general counsel and corporate secretary experienced in all aspects of corporate management and oversight, including ethics and global compliance, executive coaching, and succession plan development.
Leveraging his unique background and vantage point, he works with the ﬁ rm’s attorneys in building teams and promoting collaboration to provide the best client experience and outcomes. He also works closely with the ﬁ rm’s leadership and diverse lawyers to create pathways for success, improve their experience and increase diversity in the ﬁrm.
Cornell is currently the Vice Chair of the board of directors and Chair of the governance committee at Thrivent Financial, a Fortune 500 company. Prior to joining Quarles & Brady, he served as General Counsel for both Toys “R” Us and Dow Corning, Chief Responsibility and Ethics Oﬃcer for MillerCoors (now Molson Coors Beverage Company).
Cornell was recognized as a “Legend in Law” by receiving the prestigious Burton Award from
the Library of Congress and the American Bar Association.
Cornell holds a Juris Doctor from Valparaiso University, where he is a long-time board member.