Paul S. Williams was a Former Partner with Major, Lindsey & Africa, the largest legal recruiting firm in the nation and Co-leader at Allegis Partners.
Previously, Williams was Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of Cardinal Health, Inc., a Fortune 20 healthcare services company with $80 billion in revenues and 55,000 employees. Responsible for managing legal affairs globally, Williams served as the Co-Chair of the company’s Diversity Council. Williams’ legal department was recognized for outstanding diversity, receiving the Minority Corporate Counsel Association’s ‘’Employer of Choice’’ Award.
Williams is a long-time member of the National Association of Corporate Directors. Williams served on numerous charitable and educational boards, including Physicians for Human Rights, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Salesian Boys and Girls Club. Williams has been recognized by two publications as one of the 100 most influential diverse lawyers in the nation.
Williams holds a B.A. degree, cum laude, from Harvard and a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School.