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Lori Zyskowski

Lori Zyskowski

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

New York, NY, USA


Lori Zyskowski is a partner in Gibson Dunn’s New York office and Co-Chair of the Firm’s Securities Regulation and Corporate Governance Practice Group. Ms. Zyskowski advises public companies and their boards of directors on corporate governance matters, securities disclosure and compliance issues, executive compensation practices, and shareholder engagement and activism matters.

Ms. Zyskowski advises clients, including public companies and their boards of directors, on corporate governance and securities disclosure matters, with a focus on Securities and Exchange Commission reporting requirements, proxy statements, annual shareholders meetings, director independence issues, and executive compensation disclosure best practices.  Ms. Zyskowski also advises on board succession planning and board evaluations and has considerable experience advising nonprofit organizations on governance matters.

Before joining Gibson Dunn, for over a decade Ms. Zyskowski served as internal securities and corporate counsel at several large publicly traded companies, including most recently at General Electric Company.  Her in-house experience provides a unique insight and perspective on the issues that her clients face every day. 

Ms. Zyskowski is a frequent speaker on governance, proxy and securities disclosure panels and is very active in the corporate governance community. She is a former member of the board of directors of the Society for Corporate Governance and served as the President of its New York Chapter from 2016-2017.

She graduated from Columbia University School of Law in 1996 and was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. Ms. Zyskowski received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University.

Lori Zyskowski is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters 2018 Mid-Year Securities Litigation Update (July 26, 2018) - Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Sixteenth Annual), Thursday, November 29, 2018
2018 Mid-Year Securities Enforcement Update (July 30, 2018) - Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Sixteenth Annual), Thursday, November 29, 2018
SEC Streamlines Disclosure Requirements as Part of Its Overall Disclosure Effectiveness Review (August 27, 2018) - Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Sixteenth Annual), Thursday, November 29, 2018
Web Segment  Web Segment Audit Committees: The Evolving Role - Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Sixteenth Annual) 2018, Thursday, December 06, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Sixteenth Annual) 2018, Thursday, December 06, 2018, New York, NY
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Audit Committees: The Evolving Role - Audit Committees: The Evolving Role, Thursday, December 06, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Audit Committees: The Evolving Role - Audit Committees: The Evolving Role, Thursday, December 06, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Audit Committees: The Evolving Role - Audit Committees: The Evolving Role, Thursday, December 06, 2018
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