Paul Bruno is a Managing General Counsel that leads the dispute resolution function for Fluor Corporation. His primary function includes leading a team of professionals whose responsibility is management of dispute resolution activities for the Company, its operating subsidiaries and each of the business units, affiliated companies, joint ventures and partnerships on a global basis. He leads both a team of lawyers and a group of construction contract professionals (the Corporate Claims Management Group) that are strategically located geographically. Additional duties performed by Mr. Bruno include the preparation of reports for the Audit Committee, liaison with external audit on dispute matters, liaison with internal audit, liaison with insurance providers and the internal insurance department, assistance in preparation of public reports, SEC, DOL and media reports and internal investigations. Mr. Bruno joined Fluor Corporation as Vice President and General Counsel on January 2, 2001.
Mr. Bruno was, until joining Fluor Corporation, a partner in the 600 attorney national law firm of Thelen Reid & Priest (aka Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Steiner LLP, formerly known as Thelen Marrin Johnson & Bridges). During his 19-year tenure at Thelen, Mr. Bruno was primarily responsible for the supervision of a team of partners and associates involved in the construction related practice in the Silicon Valley office. Mr. Bruno’s practice included acting as lead attorney in a substantial number of jury trials and arbitrations.