Mikeisha Anderson Jones, Esq. (she/her) is the global Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Officer of Milbank LLP. She leads the firm’s global DEI strategy working closely with offices across the Americas, Europe and Asia on the unique challenges and opportunities in each region.
Recognition & Accomplishments
Ms. Anderson Jones previously served as Vice President of Global Inclusion & Diversity at American Express. Earlier in her career, she held various general counsel roles in-house, was an associate at Reed Smith LLP and Lowenstein Sandler LLP, and clerked for the Hon. John J. Hughes, USMJ for the District of New Jersey. Ms. Anderson Jones received her J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law and her A.B. from Smith College. She is a Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Foundation and a Certified Diversity Professional.
Ms. Anderson Jones is a frequent speaker on career development and inclusion and has received accolades for her professional accomplishments including as Women of Color Magazine's Women in Finance Diversity Champion, Face2Face Africa's 30 Black Stars, and the National Diversity Council's Top 100 Diversity Officers.