Colonel Gary Corn has been serving as the General Counsel to U.S. Cyber Command for the past five years and is widely recognized as one of the nation’s top international law experts. Colonel Corn is a frequent, and highly-sought out speaker at international and national conferences and has published numerous articles and blog posts, including in the American Journal of International Law, Texas International Law Journal, and on Just Security. For the past several years, he has, via U.S. Cyber Command, run a major international law conference, drawing hundreds of military and civilian leading international law scholars and practitioners.
Previously, Colonel Corn was, among other things, Deputy Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Operational Law Branch Chief in the Office of the Judge Advocate General of the Army, a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Columbia, and on deployment as the Chief of International Law for Combined Forces Command in Afghanistan. Colonel Corn received a JD from the George Washington University, a BA in International Relations from Bucknell University, an LLM in Military Law from the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, and an MA in National Security Studies from the United States Army War College.