Shawn G. Lisle

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Shawn Lisle, Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Shawn G. Lisle leads Kaman’s corporate legal group. An attorney with two decades of experience, Mr. Lisle joined the company in 2011 and previously served as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel.

Prior to Kaman, Mr. Lisle served as Senior Counsel, Employee Benefits and ERISA for International Paper Company in Memphis, TN. He also served as legal counsel for Dana Corporation in Toledo, OH, and as an attorney at Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP in Columbus, OH, where his practice was concentrated on employee benefits, banking and financial transactions, bankruptcy and creditor’s rights and civil litigation. He also previously worked as a trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Lisle also previously served in the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General’s Corps in Pearl Harbor, HI and Ft. Meade, MD, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander, and as a reservist in the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General’s Corps at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, OH, attaining the rank of Major.

He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Akron School of Law in 1993 and graduated from Westminster College in New Wilmington, PA, in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics. Mr. Lisle also has a Master of Laws degree in Taxation from Capital University Law School. He and his wife, Wendy, and their children live in Connecticut.