Paul N. Harris
Paul N. Harris is secretary and general counsel of KeyCorp (Key) and oversees the corporation’s legal and government relations functions. Prior to joining Key in 2003, Paul served as partner-in-charge of the Cleveland office of Thompson Hine LLP where he managed significant client relationships and oversaw the office’s community and charitable support programs and administrative operations. Paul joined Thompson Hine in 1983 and practiced in the firm’s Corporate and Securities practice group before leaving the firm in 1988 to join Revco D.S., Inc. (now CVS), where he was elected as an executive officer in 1993. Paul rejoined Thompson Hine in 1997.
Paul is active in the Cleveland community, serving as a director and past president of The City Club of Cleveland and as a trustee of Hawken School and The Cuyahoga Community College Foundation. Paul also serves on the boards of Breakthrough Charter Schools and The Law and Leadership Institute, LLC.
Paul received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Chicago and his jurisprudence degree from Stanford Law School.