Manatt’s Katherine Blair, a partner in the capital markets practice, has been appointed to the board of directors of Skechers USA, a worldwide manufacturer and marketer of footwear.
Skechers’ founder, CEO and chairman, Robert Greenberg, said he looks forward to having Blair’s perspective on the board.
“Katherine brings a welcome perspective on business, driven by her extensive experience in corporate law and governance,” he said. “Complementing our current directors, her background expands the diverse viewpoints of our board, which will continue executing our strategic plans and driving Skechers’ success moving forward.”
Blair specializes in corporate and transactional matters, working with executive officers, general counsel and others on corporate governance, SEC reporting and compliance, public and private securities offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.
Blair currently serves as chair of the Executive Committee of the Business Law Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and is an officer of the Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the California Lawyers Association.
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