Melissa Giger is an associate in Pierce Bainbridge Beck Price & Hecht LLP’s New York office. Before joining Pierce Bainbridge, Melissa was an associate at Mayer Brown LLP, where she represented U.S. and international corporations and financial institutions in complex commercial litigation. Melissa has also defended clients under investigation by the Department of Justice, the Commodities Future Trading Commission, and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Melissa received her J.D. from the New York University School of Law, where she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Moot Court Board. Melissa is fluent in French.
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J.D., New York University School of Law
B.A., Wellesley College
Mayer Brown LLP
State Bar of New York
United States District Court, Southern District of New York