Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Mike Dillon serves as Sun's General Counsel, Executive Vice President and Corporate Secretary. In this role, Mike leads a worldwide organization consisting of three functions: Legal, International Trade Services and Business Conduct. Mike has worked at Sun Microsystems twice during his 20 year career. From 1993 to 1999, he served in a variety of roles in Sun's legal department including in support of Sun Microelectronics, Sun Soft, Inc., and I-Planet. In 2002, Mike rejoined Sun as Vice President of the Products Law Group. In this role, he was responsible for legal support for all of Sun's product development efforts. In April, 2004 he was appointed to his current role as Sun's General Counsel. Mike brings significant experience to Sun. Prior to rejoining Sun in 2002, Mike was General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of ONI Systems Corporation, a publicly traded manufacturer of optical networking equipment. Earlier in his career he was an associate and partner at several Bay Area law firms. He received his J.D. from the University of Santa Clara, where he was also a member of the Santa Clara Law Review. Mike is a member of the Board of Directors for the Association of Corporate Counsel.