Susan Stone is Executive Vice President and General Counsel for CNA. In this role, Susan leads the Company’s Law Department and serves as the principal counsel for CNA on all legal matters including legal consultation across domestic and international business operations, compliance, regulatory and government affairs, securities law and company litigation.
Susan has over 30 years of legal experience, in both the private sector and as a federal prosecutor. Most recently, she served as General Counsel and Executive Committee Member at Marsh LLC, and had oversight over litigation, transactional, regulatory, and compliance matters for a heavily regulated insurance broking and risk advisory business. Prior to Marsh, Susan was an Executive Committee Members, Practice Group Head, and Partner at Sidley Austin LLP.
Susan holds a bachelor’s degree from Yale University and a law degree from Harvard Law School. She has served on multiple civic and philanthropic Boards of Directors, including WWCI/WTTW Public Television, Roosevelt University, Erikson Institute and the Women’s Board of the Joffrey Ballet.