Monika Weisman focuses her practice on complex litigation matters and investigations. She also advises clients on regulatory compliance, including strategic counseling for clients facing congressional scrutiny.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Weisman received a JD and an MA in International Relations from the University of Chicago. While in law school, Ms. Weisman gained varied experience as an intern at the Human Rights and Special Prosecutions Section of the US Department of Justice and the Criminal Division of the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York; as a law clerk at the University of Chicago Law School’s Edwin F. Mandel Legal Aid Clinic; as a research assistant to Tom Ginsburg, professor of international law and political science; and as a volunteer with the Stahili Foundation and the International Refugee Assistance Project.

As a first-generation student and former Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Law Fellow at the firm, Ms. Weisman is passionate about efforts to diversify the legal profession. She maintains an active pro bono practice and currently represents an Army veteran in his application for Combat-Related Special Compensation.

 

Credentials

  • Education

    • JD, University of Chicago Law School, 2021

    • MA, International Relations, University of Chicago, 2020

      Thesis with Honors
    • BA, Psychology and European Studies, Vanderbilt University, 2016

      summa cum laude
  • Admissions

    • New York

  • Languages

    • German

* Admitted to practice in New York. Supervised by members of the firm who are members of the District of Columbia Bar.

Credentials

* Admitted to practice in New York. Supervised by members of the firm who are members of the District of Columbia Bar.