Christine Kocot McCoy, JD, is the Senior Vice President, Legal Services and General Counsel for Ascension Healthcare. In this role she is responsible for leading Legal Services for Ascension Healthcare and its subsidiary organizations. As General Counsel, Chris provides legal counsel to the organization, Board of Trustees and executive management. She leads affiliation initiatives; assists with business development activities; and manages outside legal relationships on behalf of Ascension Healthcare. Chris also serves as Ascension’s Litigation Department Chair with responsibility for leading and directing litigation strategies for the enterprise.