Mallory B. Duncan has served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel for the National Retail Federation for more than fifteen years. He is responsible for coordinating strategic legislative and regulatory initiatives involving customer data privacy, financial services and consumer protection. He is a member of the NRF Executive Staff.
Prior to joining NRF, Mr. Duncan served as corporate counsel in the Washington office of the JC Penney Company Inc., where he advised stores and headquarters on federal and state legislative and regulatory issues, and gained experience with retail credit granting procedures. Mr. Duncan was an attorney advisor in the Office of Policy Planning at the Federal Trade Commission, working on the policies underlying U.S. credit laws, and was previously associated with the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan. Mr. Duncan is a graduate of Pomona College and Yale Law School.