Angela Ciccolo

Chief Legal Officer at Special Olympics

Angela Ciccolo

Angela Ciccolo

Chief Legal Officer at Special Olympics

Biography

Ciccolo is responsible for the full range of legal functions handled by the Legal Department and by outside counsel, including contracts, employment law, trademarks, entertainment law, corporate law issues, compliance with U.S. and international legal requirements, exempt organization tax law, sponsorship and fundraising matters, litigation, biannual accreditation of every Special Olympics Program, risk management, and registration of Special Olympics offices around the world. Ciccolo also has a special role to protect the mission of Special Olympics through oversight and maintenance of compliance with the Special Olympics General Rules, which are the principal governing policies of the Special Olympics movement.

Ciccolo comes to Special Olympics after having spent the past decade with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the oldest and largest civil rights organization in the United States. She served as the organization’s first woman General Counsel and Secretary, managing all legal internal and external legal matters. Ciccolo previously served as a civil trial attorney in the Washington, D.C. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. She is a member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Virginia State Advisory Committee and has served as an election monitor and speaker on issues of diversity and inclusion in the United States and abroad.

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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

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President, Special Olympics Panama at Special Olympics

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Chief Inspiration Officer at Special Olympics

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Chief Executive Officer at Special Olympics

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Co-Founded at Collaborative for Academic Social & Emotional Learning

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Founder at New Hope Private Special School

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Regional President & Managing Director, Middle East/North Africa at Special Olympics

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President, Special Olympics Chile at Special Olympics

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Vice Dean, Graduate Program & International Legal Studies at Harvard University - Harvard Law School

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Member at The National Assembly of the Republic of Korea

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Executive Director, Aspen Strategy Group at The Aspen Institute, Inc.

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Education
Juris Doctor

Georgetown University Law Center is the law school of Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. Established in 1870, the Law Center offers J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. degrees in law.[5] As the second largest law school in the United States, Georgetown Law often touts the advantages of its wide range of program offerings and proximity to federal agencies and courts, including the Supreme Court

Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service

The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS), founded in 1919, is a premier school of international affairs. At Georgetown’s Washington, D.C. and Qatar campuses, SFS provides a rigorous education combining theory and practice and instills the values of service. School of Foreign Service provides students a rigorous education in international affairs that combines theory and practice and instills the values of service to others, offered by a faculty of outstanding scholars and practitioners who are committed to teaching, learning and discovery.

Career History
Chief Legal Officer
Current

Special Olympics, Inc. promotes sports programs for mentally and physically challenged children and adults from different countries. It realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and friendship. The company was founded by Eunice Kennedy Shriver in 1963 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Interim General Counsel
Prior

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People provides civil rights protection services. Its members throughout the United States and the world are the advocates for civil rights in their communities, conducting voter mobilization and monitoring equal opportunity in the public and private sectors. The company was founded by Ida Wells-Barnett, W.E.B. DuBois, Henry Moscowitz, Mary White Ovington, Oswald Garrison Villiard and William English Walling in February 12, 1909 and is headquartered in Baltimore, MD.

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2010

The Fund for Justice Education FJE was created to support the American Bar Associations ABA law-related and public services education programs.

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2009

The Fund for Justice Education FJE was created to support the American Bar Associations ABA law-related and public services education programs.

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2008

The Fund for Justice Education FJE was created to support the American Bar Associations ABA law-related and public services education programs.

Political Donations
$2,300
2008

Former President of United States

$1,500
2007

Former President of United States

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