As corporate vice president and general counsel, Dev Stahlkopf leads Microsoft’s legal affairs group, consisting of more than 600 professionals supporting the company’s legal function. She is also the corporate secretary for the board of directors. Prior to becoming general counsel in 2018, Stahlkopf was vice president and deputy general counsel for the HR legal group. In this role, she was responsible for overseeing the company’s immigration, employment law, EEO investigations, and employment compliance teams. Stahlkopf joined Microsoft in 2007, and before becoming deputy general counsel for HR legal, she was associate general counsel responsible for the company’s employment law function.
Stahlkopf is a board member for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD). She also serves on the Corporate Pro Bono Institute advisory board and sits on the Board of Directors for BSA.