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Dora Georgescu
Dora Georgescu
Senior Associate — Complex Commercial Litigation
Senior Associate — Complex Commercial Litigation

Dora Georgescu

Dora Georgescu
New York

The Grace Building
1114 Avenue of the Americas
32nd Floor
New York, New York 10036

Dora Georgescu

Experience Highlights

  • Represented a shareholder representative in a breach of contract action related to a pharmaceutical merger

  • Represented a computer software company in a trade libel and defamation action

  • Represented an oil refinery in an arbitration arising out of fraud allegations

  • Represented a national aftermarket automotive parts distributor in an investigation by the Federal Trade Commission into a proposed merger

  • Represented an individual in an appeal of a Section 1983 action before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

  • Represented clients in child custody, visitation, and child support proceedings in Family Court and in immigration proceedings in Immigration Court


  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 2015 (Associate Editor, Fordham Law Review; Member, Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center)
  • The University of Colorado Boulder, B.A. magna cum laude, 2012
  • Dora was on secondment to a client and returned July 3, 2023
  • Judicial clerk to Judge Dora L. Irizarry; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York (July 2020 – July 2021)
  • Judicial clerk to Magistrate Judge Steven I. Locke; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York (April 2019 – July 2020)


  • The Best Lawyers in America© (BL Rankings, LLC), “Ones to Watch,” Commercial Litigation (New York), 2024
  • New York
  • Romanian (fluent)
  • French (proficient)
  • Dora Georgescu, Two Tests Unite to Resolve the Tension Between the First Amendment and the Right of Publicity, 83 Fordham L. Rev. 907 (2014)