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Tiffany D. Wooley

Special Counsel

Tiffany D. Wooley

Special Counsel
New York +1-212-558-4000+1-212-558-4000 +1-212-558-3588+1-212-558-3588
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Tiffany D. Wooley is a special counsel in Sullivan & Cromwell’s General Practice Group and a member of the Firm’s Executive Compensation Group in New York. She has broad experience advising on a range of corporate governance, securities, executive compensation and employee benefits matters.

Tiffany worked for Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MMC) from 2004 to 2021, most recently serving as Chief Counsel for Executive Compensation & Governance and Assistant Corporate Secretary, where she worked with the Board of Directors and served as the secretary to the Compensation Committee and the Directors & Governance Committee. Prior to joining Marsh McLennan, Tiffany was an associate at S&C in the Executive Compensation and M&A Groups.
Tiffany’s expertise includes advising on the full scope of executive compensation, corporate governance and ESG matters. Her experience includes: engagement with institutional investors and proxy advisors; advising on ISS and Glass Lewis policies; third party ESG scoring; advising on all aspects of proxy statements; annual meetings of stockholders; advising on Section 16 analysis and filings, Rule 10b5-1 trading plans and executive compensation and corporate governance aspects of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 compliance and disclosure; director and executive onboarding and offboarding; and other related matters. 
Tiffany regularly participates in conferences and contributes to thought leadership in the executive compensation and governance space, including serving as a panelist for the Society for Corporate Governance’s Essentials conference in 2020 and 2021.


  • 2017 Governance Professional of the Year, Corporate Secretary Magazine
  • 2020 Best Global Entity Management (team award winner) and Governance Team of the Year (finalist), Corporate Secretary Magazine