“ Whether defending a large client in a class action, or advocating for an individual on a pro bono matter, my approach remains the same—achieve outstanding results for my clients.
Natalie is a partner in the Litigation Department of Morrison & Foerster’s Washington D.C. office. She is a trial lawyer and advocate who focuses on complex civil litigation and regulatory proceedings, with a particular emphasis on resolving antitrust issues that arise in the financial services industry. Recent representative matters include representing a leading telecommunications company in merger litigation and related regulatory proceedings; the defense of a financial institution in a large multi-district antitrust litigation; representation of clients in complex antitrust arbitrations; defense of a client in a large multi-district cartel litigation; representation of clients before federal agencies, such as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission; consumer class actions alleging breaches of contract and violation of the Truth in Lending Act; and representing large companies being investigated by state regulatory authorities.
Natalie also has an active pro bono practice. She has represented several clients including in two trials in Immigration Court and successfully obtained asylum and withholding of removal, helped young clients obtain Special Immigrant Juvenile Status by advocating on their behalf at hearings in Family Court and in Immigration Court, successfully obtained humanitarian parole for Haitian women and children impacted by the devastating earthquake in 2010, and represented clients in housing matters including defending against a foreclosure action in two separate trials in New York State Supreme Court. In acknowledgment of her dedication to providing quality pro bono representation, Natalie was awarded the 2012 New York State Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award in the young lawyer category, and was also awarded the Kathi Pugh Award for Pro Bono Service in 2015.
Natalie is a contributing author on MoFo ReEnforcement: The MoFo Enforcement Blog, providing insights and timely reports on enforcement and regulatory developments affecting the financial services industry. She has also recently become a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.Show More
Legal 500 US 2020