BALTIMORE: Legg Mason has appointed Alan Magleby as MD, head of IR and corporate communications. He will be responsible for all of the company's relations with investors and analysts, as well as corporate communications with shareholders, industry and trade media, opinion leaders, and other stakeholders. He will report to chief administrative officer, Joseph Sullivan. Prior to joining Legg Mason, Magleby had held the SVP of IR post with Washington Mutual since 2004. Previous experience includes a number of leadership positions with JP Morgan Chase, including CFO and various communications posts.