Mark DiVincenzo is vice president and general counsel. In addition to serving the Institute as its chief legal officer, he serves as a senior advisor to the president and his leadership team. The Office of the General Counsel and Risk Management & Compliance Services report to Mr. DiVincenzo.

Mr. DiVincenzo joined MIT in 2001 as litigation and risk management counsel in the Senior Counsel’s Office (now the Office of the General Counsel). He served as MIT’s deputy general counsel from 2007 to 2015. Prior to joining MIT, Mr. DiVincenzo practiced law with Burns and Levinson as a business litigator and trial attorney, and then with the Boston office of Jackson Lewis, a national labor and employment law firm. Mr. DiVincenzo graduated from Boston College with a BA in political science, magna cum laude, and earned a juris doctor from Cornell Law School. He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of College and University Attorneys, as the co-chair of the Boston Bar Association’s College and University Law Section, as a member of the Oversight Board of the BU/MIT Startup and Technology Law Clinics, and as a member of the underwriting committee of the Risk Management Foundation of the Harvard Medical Institutions Inc.