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Marissa W. Medine

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Marissa W. Medine

Senior Associate

Marissa Medine focuses her practice on complex trial and appellate litigation matters, as well as high-stakes investigations. She maintains an active pro bono practice, including in the areas of reproductive rights, family law and criminal justice. Prior to joining the firm, she clerked for the Honorable Lewis J. Liman of the US District Court for the Southern District of New York, the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson of the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the Honorable Keith P. Ellison of the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas. 

During law school, Ms. Medine was a student director of Yale Law School’s Advocacy for Children and Youth Clinic, where she represented youth clients in neglect cases and supervised other students. She currently serves as a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Children and the Law Committee.

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Credentials

  • Education

    • JD, Yale Law School, 2017

      Teaching Assistant, Advanced Legal Writing,  Editor, The Yale Journal on Regulation
    • BA, Public Policy, Duke University, 2014

      summa cum laude minor in Art History Joel Fleishman Distinguished Scholar
  • Admissions

    • New York

    • District of Columbia

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Lewis J. Liman, US District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2020

    • The Hon. Stephen A. Higginson, US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 2018 - 2019

    • The Hon. Keith P. Ellison, US District Court for the Southern District of Texas, 2017 - 2018

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