Atlas World Group Appoints New Vice President and General Counsel
November 19, 2015
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EVANSVILLE, IND. (November 19, 2015) - Atlas World Group, the parent company of leading mover Atlas Van Lines, announces today that James K. McMurray has joined the company as vice president and general counsel. In his new role, McMurray will be responsible for all legal matters involving the corporation and its subsidiaries.
For the past 14 years, McMurray worked for Evansville-based Springleaf Financial Services, most recently serving as deputy general counsel. His responsibilities included litigation, employment law and intellectual property matters.
Prior to Springleaf, he served as a litigation attorney at several national law firms, specializing in commercial litigation and class action defense.
“We are excited to welcome Jim to our team,” said Glen Dunkerson, chairman and CEO of Atlas World Group. “His professional accomplishments and wealth of legal experience make him a true asset to our leadership team. We know he will be an exemplary advocate and resource for the enterprise and its subsidiaries.
“I am honored to join a company that is a staple of my community and the relocation industry as a whole,” said McMurray. “I look forward to working with the talented Atlas team and guiding the company’s legal function.”
McMurray is a graduate of Kansas State University (B.S., 1987) and Harvard Law School (J.D., 1990).
For more information on Atlas World Group and its services, visit www.atlasworldgroupinc.com.
About Atlas World Group
Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company, is comprised of a family of companies that deliver transportation and related services globally through a network of quality agents and select service partners. Nearly 500 Atlas interstate moving agents in the United States and Canada specialize in corporate relocation, household moving services, supply chain solutions, and specialized transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art, store fixtures and furniture. For more information, visit www.atlasworldgroupinc.com.