Janet Weil General Counsel & VP Compliance, WorldVentures
Janet S. Weil currently serves as the Senior Vice President, General Counsel of the Legal and Compliance departments at WorldVentures Holdings, LLC.
As the General Counsel for the last six years, Janet has provided advice on the domestic and international legal environment as it impacts the Company’s business activities.
Janet is a key player in the day-to day planning and decision making processes in the business, providing advice on present and future business initiatives of the company. Her areas of expertise include corporate international consumer protection, direct sales and travel law in the 29 countries in which WorldVentures operates (including US, Taiwan, Malaysia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Norway, and Australia).
As General Counsel for WorldVentures, Janet manages complex litigation in the US and internationally, including regulatory challenges in Norway, South Africa and Cyprus and successfully defended a $6.9 million contract claim in arbitration.
Janet started her legal career as a trainee solicitor at Hogan Lovells in London and then as a corporate lawyer at Baker McKenzie doing general commercial, M& A and joint ventures. She received her LLB with honours from Queen Mary College, University of London, was appointed Solicitor in England and Wales, and successfully passed the New York State Bar, being admitted in 1991. She is a member of the American Bar Association, The Association of Corporate Counsel, and the IATA (International Air Transport Association).