SOURCE: DRS Technologies

DRS Technologies

December 01, 2009 06:00 ET

Mark A. Dorfman Promoted to Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for DRS Technologies, Inc.

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - December 1, 2009) - DRS Technologies, Inc., announced today that it has promoted Mark A. Dorfman to the position of Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Joining DRS Technologies in 2005, Mr. Dorfman served as Vice President, Corporate Counsel. In this role, he had been entrusted with increasing levels of responsibility, regularly advising DRS' management team on key legal and business matters. "Mark had demonstrated an ability to successfully tackle tough challenges and has proven himself to be someone I can rely upon and has my full support and confidence as he takes on this new role," said Mark S. Newman, chairman and chief executive officer of DRS Technologies. Mr. Dorfman is succeeding Nina L. Dunn, who is leaving DRS to assume a senior executive position with Finmeccanica S.p.A.

Before joining DRS, Mr. Dorfman was an attorney in private practice. His responsibilities included representation of corporate clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, public and private securities offerings and other complex business transactions.

Mr. Dorfman holds a J.D. degree from New York University School of Law and is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey.

DRS Technologies, headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Finmeccanica S.p.A. (FNC.MI) which employs more than 73,000 people worldwide. For more information about DRS Technologies, please visit the company's website at

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