David Falck is executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of Pinnacle West Capital Corporation and its primary subsidiary, Arizona Public Service Company (APS). Falck is responsible for overseeing all facets of the company’s legal affairs as well as the company’s state and federal Public Affairs groups. Falck joined Pinnacle West in 2009 and has more than 30 years of experience as a legal advisor to public and private companies. Prior to joining Pinnacle West, he was Senior Vice President-Law for New Jersey-based Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., and served as a member of its executive officer group. Before his employment with PSEG, Falck was a partner in the New York office of national law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. His practice concentrated in mergers and acquisitions, financing and strategic advice for a range of clients in the energy, manufacturing and telecommunications industries in the U.S. and abroad. Falck served on the Managing Board of Pillsbury and as co-head of its national corporate and securities practice group. Falck is chair of the corporate subcommittee of the Edison Electric Institute Legal Committee and a frequent speaker on legal issues affecting public companies. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Northern Arizona University Foundation, the Working Board of the National Institute for Civil Discourse and the President’s Cabinet of the Musical Instrument Museum. Falck is a magna cum laude graduate of Colgate University, and earned his law degree summa cum laude from Washington & Lee University School of Law. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Order of the Coif.