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Mitzi Davis

General Counsel

Mitzi Davis joined Council Advisors in 2012 and currently serves as General Counsel. In this role, she oversees all legal matters for Council Advisors. Her responsibilities include review and negotiation of all contracts for Council Advisors, including client engagement agreements, independent contractor agreements, and confidentiality agreements. In addition, she advises on employment and real estate matters as well as company policies and procedures.

Prior to joining Council Advisors, Ms. Davis served as Counsel for IBM’s Software Group where she partnered with various groups including Strategy and Technology; Product Development; Marketing/Social Media; Software Standards Organizations; and Mergers and Acquisitions. She engaged in various projects in addition to drafting and review of outbound software licensing agreements, drafting and negotiation of intellectual property policies, and review and drafting of governance documents. Prior to IBM, Ms. Davis was a corporate associate at Davis and Gilbert LLP where her main responsibilities included drafting and reviewing SEC filings for domestic and foreign private issuers.

Mitzi is based in New York City. In her non-work hours, she enjoys reading a good book and listening to podcasts.


  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D.
  • Franklin & Marshall College, B.A. in Sociology

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