VP general counsel starts at USA Truck
Van Buren AR-based USA Truck, a provider of truckload, dedicated contract carriage, intermodal and third-party logistics in North America, has appointed Katherine Knight as vice-president, general counsel. She will report to James Reed, president and CEO.
Knight’s background in litigation includes working most recently for Nissan North America, a subsidiary of the Japanese car manufacturer. As Nissan, she served as senior counsel and bore responsibility for the fields of labour, employment, benefits, and compliance. Prior to that, she held a similar position with Dollar General Corporation.
Knight also served as an associate in commercial and financial services litigation and labour & employment for Burr & Forman, and Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, & Berkowitz. (cd)