In April 2011, Steve Zamansky was named Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for the company. He was, in 2014, appointed Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, providing leadership over Cooper's legal affairs as well as sustainability efforts, corporate governance and compliance functions.
Zamansky joined Cooper from Essar Minerals Americas Inc. (former Trinity Coal Corporation), where he was Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary.
Zamansky also served as Consulting General Counsel within his own legal and business consulting practice in addition to serving as General Counsel & Secretary for Titan Propane LLC and as General Counsel, Secretary and Senior Vice President – Corporate Affairs for DSL.net, Inc. Prior to his tenure at DSL.net, Inc., Zamansky was a Judicial Clerk for the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, an Attorney with Wall Street firm Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, and an Attorney with Day, Berry & Howard, now Day Pitney LLP.
Zamansky received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, where he graduated with honors. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Boston College, where he graduated summa cum laude and served on the Boston College Law Review.