Danielle Quinn is an Associate in the Firm's Litigation department. From 2017 to 2018, Ms. Quinn served as a law clerk to the Hon. Peter W. Hall of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. From 2015 to 2017, she served as a law clerk to the Hon. Richard K. Eaton of the United States Court of International Trade. Ms. Quinn was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® Ones to Watch for 2021 and 2022 in the practice area of Commercial Litigation.

Representative Matters

Defending international publishing company in breach of contract action relating to authors’ royalty payments.

Defending innovator pharmaceutical company against antitrust claims brought by biosimilar manufacturer, and direct and indirect purchaser action plaintiffs relating to pricing and contracting practices for the innovator’s blockbuster biologic drug.

Representing a financial guaranty insurer bringing claims in state court against investment banks that sponsored and originated residential mortgage-backed securities.

Representing financial guarantee insurers in claims against trustees of securitization trusts.

Defended major pharmaceutical company against products liability claims in state and federal court.

Pro Bono

Representing New York City students with disabilities in proposed class action seeking implementation of process for awarding compensatory services due to educational losses during pandemic.

Represented an abortion provider challenging the constitutionality of two statutes in Oklahoma state court, and successfully argued motion for protective order to protect healthcare clinic’s commercially sensitive documents from public disclosure.

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Professional Activities

Young Lawyers Committee Co-Chair, Historical Society of the New York Courts (2019 to present)

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:  "Commercial Division Rules in Supreme and County Courts: What You Must Know" Albany Law School CLE (May 27, 2021); “New York Practice: The What, Where & How of Commencing a Lawsuit and Serving Parties” Patterson Belknap CLE (July 19, 2018)