Mylan Denerstein

Partner at Gibson Dunn and Former Chief Counsel to Governor Andrew Cuomo

Mylan Denerstein

Mylan Denerstein is a partner at the law firm of Gibson Dunn. Previously, Ms. Denerstein served as Chief Counsel to Governor Andrew Cuomo. In this capacity, Ms. Denerstein was the chief architect of the Women’s Equality Act, which included the Governor’s most comprehensive effort to strengthen New York’s anti-human trafficking laws. A graduate of Columbia Law School, Ms. Denerstein has served as the Executive Deputy Attorney General in New York for Social Justice and as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York.

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