Charles C. Boettcher
Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer at Waste Management
Charles (Chuck) Boettcher is senior vice president and chief legal officer of Waste Management. He is responsible for all legal, corporate secretary, ethics and compliance, security and real estate functions. He is a member of the Company’s senior leadership team and reports to Jim Fish, president and chief executive officer.
Boettcher has previously served as the Company’s vice president and general counsel. Immediately prior to joining Waste Management, he was executive vice president, chief financial officer and general counsel of Dallas-based Oilfield Water Logistics, a produced water gathering, transportation and disposal company backed by private equity sponsor Natural Gas Partners.
Prior to that, Boettcher served for eight years as senior vice president, general counsel, chief compliance officer and corporate secretary of Houston-based Eagle Rock Energy Partners. He began his legal career in the Dallas office of Thompson & Knight, spending eight years as a corporate, securites, and mergers and acquisitions attorney with the last two years as partner.
Boettcher received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of South Dakota and a Juris Doctor from Texas Tech University School of Law.