Ranked InNew York
Litigation: Securities (Band 3)
Practice Areas: Broad litigation practice with a particular focus on securities, mergers and acquisitions and commercial disputes. Her recent successes include her victory for Barnes & Noble in a landmark poison pill trial in Delaware Chancery Court and affirmance in the Delaware Supreme Court. Other clients have included Xerox, IBM, J.Crew (Special Committee), NCR, Nalco, Morgan Stanley, The Williams Companies, HCA, Novartis, Occidental Petroleum, Noven Pharmaceuticals, Time Warner, Lucent Technologies and Tyco.
Career: Head of Litigation (2010-present); Litigation Managing Partner (2005-2010); Partner since 1994.
Personal: New York University Law School (JD, 1987); Barnard College (BA, summa cum laude, 1984).