Mary M. Boies is a lawyer in private practice at Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, specializing in antitrust and corporate commercial litigation. She is Vice Chairman of Business Executives for National Security, and she is on the Executive Committee and Dean’s Council of the Harvard Kennedy School. She is also on the Board of Directors of the International Rescue Committee. Ms. Boies has served on the Board of MIT’s Center for International Studies and the Board of Visitors that oversees the U.S. Air Force School of Advanced Air and Space Studies; the Air Force Research Institute, the Air War College, the National Security Space Institute, and the Air Force Institute of Technology.
Previously, Ms. Boies was founder and managing partner at Boies & McInnis LLP. She has served as Vice President at CBS Inc, General Counsel of the U.S. Civil Aeronautics Board, Assistant Director of the Domestic Policy Staff at the White House, and Counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce. She has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of MBNA Corporation and MBNA Bank. Ms. Boies founded and later sold MaryBoies Software Inc., a publisher of children’s educational software. She and her husband of 33 years live in New York and have two grown children.