Jeffrey A. Taylor

Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, General Motors


Jeffrey A. Taylor has served as Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of General Motors since November 2015. Prior to joining GM, Taylor was vice president and general counsel of Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, and before that he served as chief executive of Ernst & Young’s Fraud Investigation and Dispute Services practice in the Americas.

He served as the United States Attorney for the District of Columbia from 2006 to 2009, and as Counselor to the United States Attorney General from 2002 to 2006. He began his career with the Department of Justice in 1995 as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of California.  From 1999 to 2002, he served as Counsel on the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Prior to his government service, he was an Associate with Latham & Watkins in San Diego.

Taylor, 53, earned his juris doctor degree from Harvard Law School in 1991 and a bachelor’s degree in history from Stanford University in 1987.

Revised 05/18