Tesla GC Jumps To Luminar As Chief Legal Officer

Law360 (April 21, 2021, 2:53 PM EDT) -- Automotive software company Luminar Technologies Inc. announced Wednesday that Tesla Inc.'s acting general counsel Alan Prescott will join the company as its new chief legal officer.

California-based Luminar said Prescott, who has worked for some of the biggest names in the automotive industry, will be responsible for directing all of the company's legal operations. The company specializes in LIDAR, or light detection and ranging, hardware and software technology.

"Luminar has pioneered safety-critical technology that will power our autonomous future. As someone who's dedicated my career to automotive safety and innovation, I'm looking forward to helping drive Luminar to the next level...

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