Michael K. Tucker is Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Avis Budget Group, the parent company of the Avis Rent A Car, Budget Rent A Car and Budget Truck Rental subsidiary brands. He is responsible for the legal affairs of the company, including managing its franchising and other contracts, litigation, government relations and information security.
Prior to Avis Budget Group, Tucker was in private practice serving as Managing Partner at the law fi rm of Tucker Associates, and of counsel to the law fi rm of Lowe & Savage, where he represented private and public entities, handling corporate, securities, fi nance and commercial transaction matters. His long tenure as a corporate attorney includes service as division general counsel with Tyco International, Ltd.
Tucker also served in senior legal positions with General Electric Company, including Division Senior Counsel of GE Transportation and Senior Vice President and General Counsel of GE Capital International Services. Before working as a corporate attorney, he was a member of the law fi rms of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, Bingham Dana LLP, and Csaplar & Bok.
Tucker received his Juris Doctorate degree from Boston University and a Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University.