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Marisa Antonelli
Marisa Antonelli
Counsel — Commercial & Business Litigation
Counsel — Commercial & Business Litigation

Marisa Antonelli

Marisa Antonelli
New York

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

Marisa Antonelli

Experience Highlights

  • Represented companies in connection with non-public regulatory investigations into violations of the securities laws, including investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission and Department of Justice

  • (S.D.N.Y.) — Obtained summary judgment on behalf of financial firm, including affirmance by U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, resulting in dismissal of fraudulent transfer claims brought by bankruptcy trustee

  • (S.D.N.Y) — Obtained complete dismissal of putative class action securities fraud claims against media measurement and analytics company following motion to dismiss

  • (S.D.N.Y) — Obtained complete dismissal of putative class action fraud and consumer protection claims on behalf of professional sports team following motion to dismiss

  • (S.D. NY; Bankr. S.D. NY) — Represented a broker-dealer and its officers in lawsuits commenced by the SIPC Trustee and private investors arising from the Madoff Ponzi scheme

  • (N.Y. Sup.) — Represented data provider in dispute regarding alleged breach of license agreement, including in proceedings for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction

  • (N.Y. Sup.) — Represented global restaurant chain in contract dispute with internet services provider

  • Represented energy company in arbitration commenced by investor alleging fraud in connection with the purchase of securities

  • Represented financial firm in connection with investigations and inquiries by the SEC and the FINRA


  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, 2009 (Fordham Urban Law Journal)
  • University of Rochester, B.A., Political Science and Religion cum laude, 2004
  • Judicial clerk to The Honorable Henry B. Pitman, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Southern District of New York, 2009–2010
  • New York
  • United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Western District of New York, and Eastern District of New York
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court