Kristen-Elise F. Brooks


T: 212-333-0263
F: 212-333-2350

Kristen-Elise Brooks specializes in all aspects of business-related litigation and negotiations, including complex commercial, securities-fraud, employment, and contract disputes. Before joining the firm, Ms. Brooks practiced litigation as an associate in the New York office of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. Ms. Brooks also served as a law clerk in the Northern District of Ohio.


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, Order of the Coif – 2011
    University of Pennsylvania Law Review
    The C. Edwin Baker Award for Excellence in Advancing Social Justice
  • Yale University, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, Distinction in the Political Science major – 2008


  • Hon. James S. Gwin, Northern District of Ohio, 2013-2014

Bar Admissions

  • New York State
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York