Cahill Gordon & Reindel’s Kenneth Orce Elected to Manhattan College Board of Trustees

Manhattan College is pleased to announce that Kenneth W. Orce ’65, senior counsel at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, LLP, and an Edgemont, N.Y., resident, has recently been elected to Manhattan College’s board of trustees.

Manhattan College is pleased to announce that Kenneth W. Orce ’65, senior counsel at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, LLP, and an Edgemont, N.Y., resident, has recently been elected to Manhattan College’s board of trustees. Orce, a successful and experienced corporate and securities partner for more than 35 years at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, represents a wide range of leading domestic and foreign entities including insurance, financial service and investment companies.

Graduating cum laude from Manhattan College with a bachelor’s in political science in 1965, Orce went on to graduate from Harvard Law School as an editor of the Harvard Law Review. He soon joined Cahill Gordon & Reindel and became partner in 1976. He was also a member of the firm’s executive committee from 1991 until his retirement as partner at the end of 2010.

During Orce’s career at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, he has led several internal corporate investigations in a range of industries, frequently involving complex regulatory, enforcement and disclosure issues. He also often advises boards of directors, as well as audit, governance, compensation and special committees and corporate managements on governance, corporate and securities matters. He has been a member of the board of directors of two Fortune 500 companies and has served at various times as a member and chairman of the audit committees and governance and nominating committees of those companies.