Wendy Cassity


Wendy Cassity, SVP & General Counsel

Wendy Cassity is Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Zayo Group. She oversees Zayo’s corporate legal and compliance functions and advises the Board of Directors, executive leadership team and business teams on matters including securities law, mergers and acquisitions, financing and securities transactions, corporate governance and compliance.

Before joining Zayo in 2016, Wendy was Vice President and General Counsel of Thompson Creek Metals Company, a publicly-traded mining company, for five years.  Prior to that, she worked for McDermott Will & Emery LLP in New York and Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York advising public and private clients in corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions and debt and equity financings.

Wendy received a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.A. in English and History from the University of Arizona.