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Mary L. Coyne

Staff Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Litigation
Washington, DC, USA

SVP & Deputy General Counsel

Mary Coyne is Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel – Litigation, for Verizon Communications, responsible for all aspects of commercial, IP and consumer dispute resolution and e-discovery. Ms. Coyne began her service to the Verizon family of companies in 1999 in Bell Atlantic’s state regulatory practice, and has handled litigation and related issues at Verizon Wireless, Verizon Business, and Verizon DC.

Prior to Verizon, Ms. Coyne practiced law at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering and Stone, Pigman, Walther, Wittmann & Hutchinson, and clerked for the Honorable Edith Brown Clement of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, and the Honorable Jacques L Wiener of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Ms. Coyne is a 1991 graduate of The University of Chicago Law School where she graduated with Honors. She also received a Master of Arts from the University of Chicago, and her undergraduate degree from the George Washington University.


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