Marquette University announced the appointment of Paul Jones as vice president and general counsel, effective Jan. 4, 2021.

Jones joins Marquette after spending 10 years at Harley-Davidson as the company’s chief legal officer, in addition to other strategic business roles. He represented Harley-Davidson in co-founding the Near West Side Partners, of which Marquette is an anchor institution, and served as a member of the NWSP board of directors and chair of the steering committee.

Jones has served as intrapreneur-in-residence in Marquette’s 707 Innovation Hub since February 2020. He replaces former Vice President and General Counsel Cindy Bauer, who retired in April.