Elected Member

Michael James Harrington

Indianapolis, IN
Eli Lilly & Company
Albion College
Columbia Law School

Mike Harrington is senior vice president and general counsel for Eli Lilly and Company. Since joining Lilly in 1991 as an attorney in product liability litigation, Mike has served in a number of other business and legal positions, including managing director of the New Zealand affiliate and as associate general counsel for Lilly’s operations in the Asia-Pacific region. Mike most recently held the role of vice president and deputy general counsel of global pharmaceutical operations. In this capacity, he was responsible for legal issues related to Lilly’s five global business units.

Before joining Lilly, Mike was a litigator at the law firm of Baker & Daniels in Indianapolis. Mike earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Albion College and a law degree from the Columbia University School of Law.

Mike currently serves as the board chair for the Indiana Repertory Theatre and the co-chair of the Civil Justice Reform Group (CJRG). He is also a member of the board of trustees and executive committee of Albion College.

Areas of Expertise
Corporate Law (Commercial Law)
Food, Drug & Cosmetic (Administrative Law)