Y. Gail Goode is presently the Deputy Executive Assistant General Counsel at New York City Transit Authority (Authority). Under this position she assists in managing the activities of the Torts Division, including assisting in senior level management and offering policy guidance to various legal units. Prior to working at the Authority, she was Deputy Borough Chief of Trials for the New York City Law Department. At a prior stint at the New York City Transit Authority, she was a major case attorney handling high profile cases. At the Office of District Attorney in Bronx County, New York, she was a major case/homicide assistant district attorney.