Jeffrey A. Taylor Raytheon Company
Vice President and General Counsel 50 Apple Hill Drive
Integrated Defense Systems Tewksbury, Massachusetts
Jeffrey A. Taylor is Vice President and General he led the nation’s largest U.S. Attorney’s office and
Counsel of Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems. He was responsible for the investigation and litigation of
joined Raytheon in November 2010. criminal and civil matters in the D.C. and federal
courts. During his tenure he served on the Attorney
Raytheon Company, with 2012 sales of $24 billion General’s Advisory Committee.
and 68,000 employees worldwide, is a technology and
innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland From 2002-2006, Taylor served as Counselor to the
security and other government markets throughout the Attorney General of the United States at the United
world. With a history of innovation spanning 91 years, States Department of Justice. In that assignment,
Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission Taylor served as a senior advisor to two Attorneys
systems integration and other capabilities in the areas General on national security and criminal law matters,
of sensing; effects; and command, control, including counter terrorism, corporate fraud, and
communications and intelligence systems; as well as a public corruption. In 2006, he won the Edmund J.
broad range of mission support services. Randolph Award (the Justice Department’s highest
honor) for outstanding service.
Headquartered in Tewksbury, Mass., Integrated
Defense Systems (IDS) has locations across the globe. From 1999-2002, Taylor was Chief Crime Counsel,
Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration Majority Staff for the U.S. Senate Committee on the
systems supports its customer base across multiple Judiciary where he advised the Committee on criminal
mission areas including air and missile defense law and national security matters. He served as an
systems, missile defense radars, early warning radars, Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of
naval ship operating systems, robotics and other California from 1995-1999, and was an Associate at
advanced technologies. With 2012 sales of $5 billion, the law firm of Latham & Watkins in San Diego,
IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a Calif., for three years prior to that.
broad international and domestic customer base,
including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Taylor received his Juris Doctorate from the Harvard
Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Law School and his Bachelor of Arts from Stanford
Security. University. He is a member of the State of California
and District of Columbia bars.
Before joining Raytheon in November 2010, Taylor was
the Americas Leader for Ernst & Young’s Fraud
Investigation & Dispute Services (FIDS) practice in
Washington, D.C. He led a team of more than 300
professionals as managing partner of the firm’s forensic
accounting, litigation consulting, and technology
services business in the Americas. Prior to joining Ernst
& Young, he served as the United States Attorney for the
District of Columbia from 2006-2009. In that position,