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Kristyn M. Noeth

Of Counsel

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Kristyn focuses her practice on environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG), advising her clients across all aspects of ESG, including program building and implementation, regulatory trends, disclosure requirements, and public reporting.

Prior to joining Mintz, Kristyn was an associate and counsel at global law firms and was an in-house counsel and executive with responsibilities for ESG, DEI, sustainability, public policy, corporate social responsibility, and corporate charitable foundations at several market-leading companies. She began her career as a Presidential Management Fellow at the White House, working on climate change and the Kyoto Protocol, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization, and other key policy issues while posted to the US Department of State, the White House Task Force on Global Change, and the US Department of Justice.

Kristyn’s enduring dedication to nonprofit and community service is reflected in her work as a member of the board of directors for the Alzheimer’s Association, Voss Foundation, CITYarts, and MAG America, as well as on committees for UVA’s Virginia Athletic Foundation and the NYC Bar Association. Her considerable pro bono work has included the New York Police & Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund following 9/11.

Kristyn holds a Juris Doctor from Georgetown Law, where she served as an articles editor on the Georgetown Law Review and participated in Moot Court, and Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Urban & Environmental Planning and Public Policy from the University of Virginia, where she developed the university’s inaugural sustainability plan and was an NNEMS Fellow at US EPA. Her master’s thesis is titled “Applying Market Mechanisms to Address Social and Environmental Cost.”

Recognition & Awards

  • Received recognition by the NYC Fire Commissioner, NYC Law Department, and Federal Bar Council for her work on New the York Police & Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund
  • Received the E. Randolph Williams Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service
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  • Board Member, Alzheimer’s Association (2005 – 2015)
  • Board Member, Voss Foundation (2013 – 2016)
  • Board Member, CITYarts (2013 – 2016)
  • Board Member, Mine Action Group America (2005 – 2007)
  • Committee Member, University of Virginia Athletics Foundation (2005 – 2007)
  • Member, New York City Affairs Committee of the NYC Bar Association (2010 – 2013)
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Kristyn M. Noeth

Of Counsel

New York