Arkin Solbakken is pleased to announce that Kristen-Elise Brooks has joined the firm as an associate.  Before joining the firm, Ms. Brooks was an associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP where she specialized in all aspects of business-related litigation, including complex commercial, securities-fraud, employment, and contract disputes.  Ms. Brooks also served as a law clerk for the Honorable James S. Gwin of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio.

Ms. Brooks graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Yale College with a Bachelor of Arts and then magna cum laude and Order of the Coif from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.  She is admitted to practice in the State of New York and the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.