John J. Dziewisz

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John J. Dziewisz, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Babcock & Wilcox

John Dziewisz is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Babcock & Wilcox (B&W), which is a leader in energy and environmental products and services for power and industrial markets worldwide. Named to this position in January 2020, he oversees the legal operations for all B&W business segments as well as Risk Management and Ethics and Compliance. He also serves as the company’s Chief Compliance Officer.


Dziewisz joined B&W in 1997 as an attorney. He subsequently held a number of more responsible positions including Managing Attorney, in which he led the legal activities of multiple B&W business operations, including service, construction and various international operations. From June 2013 until January 2019, Dziewisz served as Assistant General Counsel, Operations & Intellectual Property, responsible for the legal activities for all B&W operations related to proposal/project management, human resources, dispute resolution, intellectual property, business entity formation and mergers & acquisition activities in domestic and international markets. He was named Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer in January 2019.


A native of Northeast Ohio, Dziewisz graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and earned his law degree from the University of Akron. He has also completed numerous leadership and management programs.