JT Taylor is the senior director, group counsel for Websense Inc. He is a corporate transactional attorney with experience leading and managing domestic and international attorneys, contracting professionals, and support personnel in the software, hardware, entertainment, manufacturing and consumer electronics fields. His role supports sales, distribution, supply-chain, human resources, facilities, in-bound and out-bound licensing, and internal IT. Prior to Websense, Taylor has also worked at Disney, Sony Electronics, Gateway and Titan.
In addition to his legal role, Taylor manages the bid-desk (RFP) team for Websense; a non-legal sales operations function.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Taylor served for several years as a U.S. naval officer, leading high-performing operational teams in aviation, shipboard and public affairs roles.
Taylor’s specialties include: distribution law, inbound and outbound software licensing, digital content distribution, entertainment, technology, telecommunications, consumer electronics, services, operations, transportation, regulatory, manufacturing and litigation management.
Taylor is active in the community as a little league baseball and Pop Warner football coach.