John Mitnick

John Mitnick

Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, General Counsel's Office

Mitnick serves as Heritage’s chief legal officer in the nonprofit think tank’s senior management team.

Request an Interview

Request an Interview With A Heritage Leader

Thank you for contacting us!

We have received your message and are happy to help you with your inquiry. You will receive a response within 48 hours.

Mitnick serves as Heritage’s chief legal officer in the nonprofit think tank’s senior management team, advising on and overseeing all legal, regulatory, and compliance matters for Heritage and its related organizations. Among his responsibilities, Mitnick is the legal advisor and primary staff liaison to Heritage’s Board of Trustees.

Prior to joining Heritage, Mitnick served as Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for Raytheon Technical Services Co. Previously, he was an Associate Counsel to President George W. Bush in the White House as well as Deputy Counsel for the Homeland Security Council. Mitnick’s career also includes serving as the Associate General Counsel for Science and Technology at the Department of Homeland Security and as a partner at a major international law firm.