James M. Michener

General Counsel and Secretary

James Michener is General Counsel and Secretary of Assured Guaranty Ltd.  Prior to joining Assured Guaranty in February 2004, Mr. Michener was General Counsel and Secretary of Travelers Property Casualty Corp. (NYSE: TAP) from 2002 to February 2004. In 2001 and 2002, Mr. Michener served as general counsel of Citigroup’s Emerging Markets business. From 1996 to 2001, Mr. Michener was General Counsel of Travelers Insurance Companies, including Travelers Property Casualty Corp. (NYSE: TAP). In 1995 and 1996, Mr. Michener was Deputy General Counsel of United Healthcare Group. In 1995, he was also General Counsel of the MetraHealth Companies. Prior to 1995, Mr. Michener held a number of positions with The Travelers Insurance Companies.

James Michener is a graduate of Boston College and Georgetown University Law School.