Stephanie Teplin is an associate in the firm's Litigation department. From 2011-2012 Ms. Teplin served as a law clerk to the Honorable John M. Walker, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Representative Matters

Commercial Litigation
Representation of financial guarantee insurers in litigation against originators and sponsors of mortgage-backed securities.

Advising financial institutions in connection with structured finance transactions, including analysis of rights and remedies under transaction documents and assessment of claims seeking repurchase of collateral (“putbacks”).

Representation a financial and business information provider in connection with allegations by a competitor of claims of fraud, unfair competition, false advertising, and corporate espionage.

Representation of a Fortune 100 company in connection with a whistleblower action alleging age discrimination, securities fraud, and violation of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

Defense of law firm against malpractice and breach of fiduciary duty claim stemming from advice to a start-up.

Pro Bono
Obtained asylum on behalf of an applicant who was mistreated in his home country on account of sexual orientation.

Representation of a homeowner in dispute with flood insurance company concerning damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.


  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • New York

Professional Activities

New York City Bar Association, Chair, Public Service Committee (New Lawyers Council)