Jane C. Sherburne is currently the owner of Sherburne PLLC. Previously she served as Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel to The Bank of New York Mellon. She is a member of the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States. Sherburne is known primarily for her experience in crisis management, her work in civil rights, and her counseling to corporate boards and major financial institutions. Sherburne was Special Counsel to President Bill Clinton and managed the White House response to ethics investigations by the Independent Counsel, most notably during the Whitewater controversy.