Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Jennifer A. Coyne brings nearly three decades of expertise and insight to her role as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Transdev North America. She also serves as the company’s Chief Ethics and Compliance officer and is a member of the Executive Committee.
Jennifer joined Transdev after almost 20 years at United Airlines. As an Associate General Counsel for United she handled litigation, regulatory, international, government affairs, labor, employment, benefits, environmental, health and safety matters for the airline. Jennifer also served as the lead labor and employment and benefits attorney for the 2010 United Airlines and Continental Airlines merger and United’s bankruptcy restructuring. Previously she worked as an Assistant Corporate Counsel for the City of Chicago and has also worked in private practice.
A long-time Chicago native, Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Political Science from The University of Iowa before earning her Juris Doctor degree from The University of Chicago School of Law. She currently is on the Board of Directors for the Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network.
Transdev North America is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.