Mary L. Herrington, J.D.
Mary L. Herrington, Assistant Director of Career Advising
Mary L. Herrington advises both JDs and LLMs and is the specialist career advisor to the JD/MBA program and students interested in careers in investment banking, consulting, and business. She earned her JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was editor of the Journal of International Law and elected to the Council of Student Representatives. Mary received her BA from Columbia University, Columbia College, and spent a year at the University of Cambridge. She was a corporate lawyer in the London offices of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Norton Rose Fulbright, practicing in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and financing. In addition, Mary founded two media and event production companies and a solo legal practice in New York.
Mary has spoken at conferences on professional development for young alumni and business law for start-ups. Each year, Mary interviews applicants to Columbia College and she is an active member of Columbia College Women.
Mary grew up in Michigan, North Carolina, and Missouri and lived in London for 8 years. She now resides in Brooklyn.
Make an appointment with Mary on Symplicity