Tara Norris is an Associate in the firm's Litigation department.  Ms. Norris represents clients in a variety of litigation contexts, from pre-suit investigations through trials and appeals, across a wide range of industries and legal claims. From 2017 to 2018, Ms. Norris served as a law clerk to the Hon. Susan L. Carney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. From 2015 to 2016, she served as a law clerk to the Hon. Paul G. Gardephe of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Representative Matters

Represents not-for-profit foundation in connection with civil asset forfeiture proceedings and several lawsuits brought under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act and the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, including on appeal to the Second Circuit.

Represents major publisher in appeal following dismissal of defamation claim.

Represents pharmaceutical companies in cases involving claims alleging fraud and violations of the Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO).

Represented not-for-profit corporation in connection with internal investigation following whistleblower complaints.

Represented individual in connection with allegations of misappropriation of trade secrets and violation of California Penal Code § 302.

Represented pharmaceutical company in connection with drug development dispute.

Represented law firms in connection with allegations of legal malpractice.

Pro Bono

Represents disabled client in administrative proceeding seeking public transportation accommodations.

Represented immigrant in successful claim for asylum in connection with political persecution.

  • California
  • New York