Big Lots has appointed Ronald Robins as general counsel and corporate secretary.  He will be a member of the executive leadership team and report directly to President and CEO David Campisi.

In these roles, Robins will oversee the legal organization for the company and address matters including SEC disclosures, corporate governance, and board and committee affairs.

Prior to Big Lots, Robins was a partner at Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease, with a focus on corporate transactions, general corporate law, corporate governance, and general counsel services. He has also previously served as general counsel, chief compliance officer, and secretary of apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch.