James F. Rogers

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James F. Rogers, Chief Legal Officer

Jim has served as Chief Legal Officer since October 2016. He is responsible for the legal aspects of the Company's securities and corporate governance, and as such leads the Company's compliance and ethics, cybersecurity and privacy functions. He also manages the legal aspects of the Company's M&A, commercial and contract, intellectual property, executive compensation, and labor and employment activities. Jim has helped Cars.com achieve a number of important milestones, including spinning off as an independent, publicly traded company as well as acquiring Dealer Inspire and establishing a $900 million credit facility.


Prior to joining Cars.com, Jim served as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel for Orbitz Worldwide, Inc., a global online travel company. Jim was also the Senior Vice President and General Counsel for TLC Vision Corporation, a private equity-backed vision care company. Before joining TLC Vision Corporation, he was a partner with Latham & Watkins LLP. Early in his career, Jim clerked for the Hon. Ruth Bader Ginsburg and for the Hon. Charles Clark.


Jim holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School, an MPA in Public Affairs from Princeton University and a B.A. in Economics from Yale University.