Google Parent's Embattled Top Atty Set To Depart

Law360 (January 10, 2020, 9:05 PM EST) -- The controversial chief legal officer of Google parent company Alphabet will be stepping down at the end of the month, the company confirmed Friday.

David Drummond joined Google in 2002 before switching to the tech giant's parent company in 2015. The news of his departure comes less than two months after Google's two co-founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, announced they would be leaving their roles as CEO and president, respectively, of Alphabet. They were succeeded by Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

Alphabet Chief Legal Officer David Drummond listens during a meeting of the Advisory Council to Google on the Right to...

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