MARISSA ALTER-NELSON is a partner in the Litigation group of Sidley’s New York office. Marissa’s practice emphasizes complex, high-stakes litigation in connection with a broad range of business, commercial, and financial disputes, securities disputes (derivatives and securities trading), breach of fiduciary duty and other business torts, claims related to mergers and acquisitions, disputes in bankruptcy, cybercrime and data breaches, and international and domestic arbitrations. She also defends companies in investigations brought by government agencies, including the Securities and Exchange Commission, Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission.
Admissions & Certifications
- U.S. District Court, E.D. of New York
- U.S. District Court, S.D. of New York
- New York
- New York University School of Law, J.D., 2007 (Dean's Scholarship Award)
- University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 2003 (with honors, NCAA Big West Scholar Athlete)