Martha Mazzone

Martha Mazzone (Marty) is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Fiduciary Oversight and Board Support, in Fidelity Investment’s asset management division.   Until September 2015, she was a Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel in Fidelity’s Legal Department, serving as the company’s expert counsel on litigation and regulatory discovery and case management, managing a team of lawyers, paralegals, and litigation technology staff operating a centralized litigation support and eDiscovery program.  She served as adviser to the Legal Operations group and managed Legal Technology and the Program Management Office.  She also advised businesses and technology groups on best practices, regulatory requirements and policies in litigation readiness, social media and eCommunications, technology development, and information governance. 
Before Fidelity, Marty was a partner at Foley Hoag LLP, specializing in accounting and white collar defense, government investigations, and commercial litigation.  There, she managed a discovery team of dozens of associates over four years in one of the largest ever corporate fraud cases.  Before joining Foley Hoag, Marty practiced at Latham & Watkins for four years, focused on health care fraud defense. 
A graduate of Harvard University, 1982 and the University of Maryland School of Law,1995, Marty worked for the states of Massachusetts and Maryland in child welfare and juvenile justice before going into law.  She worked in the Offices of the Mayor of Baltimore and the Governor of Maryland, and was Chief of Staff to the Executive Director of the Maryland Department of Social Services.   While attending law school at night, Marty served as Deputy Director for U.S. Chapters at Special Olympics International.  She speaks and writes frequently about eDiscovery, litigation issues in social media, alternative legal service providers, and better law practice management.