Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
Mitchell “Mitch” Livingston has served as Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel of NJM Insurance Company since April 2017.
Mr. Livingston joined NJM in 2006. His gained experiences and responsibilities within and outside the legal department over the next several years culminated in his promotion to Vice President and Corporate Counsel in 2011. In 2013, Mr. Livingston was named Senior Vice President and Corporate Counsel, the same year he was elected to NJM’s Board of Directors. In 2016, he was named Executive Vice President, prior to his promotion to Chief Operating Officer in 2017.
Immediately prior to joining NJM, Mr. Livingston was a partner at a Trenton-based law firm from 1995 to 2006, where he practiced insurance regulatory and appellate law. Prior to that he served as a Deputy Attorney General representing the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance.
He is an active member of the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America, the mission of which is to promote and protect the viability of a competitive private insurance market for the benefit of consumers and insurers. He is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association.
In 2016, Mr. Livingston was elected to the Board of Trustees for the Drumthwacket Foundation, an organization dedicated to increasing a sense of pride in New Jersey though preservation of and broadening access to the property that serves as the official residence of the Governor of New Jersey. From 2004 to 2007, he served as a member of the District VII Ethics Committee of the New Jersey Supreme Court.
He earned a B.A. in economics from Rutgers University in 1987 and a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law in 1990.
Mr. Livingston and his wife, Heather, live in Yardley, Pa. They have two children.