Vice President & General Counsel

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. He also is primarily responsible for Institute policies, and the Institute risk management system and compliance functions.  

Mr. DiVincenzo joined MIT in 2001 as Litigation and Risk Management Counsel. He served as MIT’s Deputy General Counsel from 2007-2015. Prior to joining MIT, Mr. DiVincenzo practiced law for 13 years at two Boston law firms. Mr. DiVincenzo graduated from Boston College with a BA in Political Science, magna cum laude, and earned a JD from the Cornell Law School.

Mr. DiVincenzo currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of College and University Attorneys, 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.