Charles Boettcher

Charles C. Boettcher

Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

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, government affairs, corporate development and venturing, oilfield services, 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.

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.