Laura Bakst

Laura Bakst focuses her practice on complex litigation matters. She was a summer associate at WilmerHale in 2017. 

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Bakst was a legal intern for the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and a disability law and policy intern for the Israeli Ministry of Justice in Jerusalem. She previously worked as a paralegal for a law firm in New York.

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  • Education

    • JD, Harvard Law School, 2018

      cum laude Business and Bluebook Chair, Harvard Law Review 
    • BS, Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, 2015

      Minor in Law and Society

      James Campbell Award

      US-UK Fulbright Summer Institute Participant

  • Admissions

    • New York