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A partner in the Litigation Department, Gregory F. Laufer focuses his practice on commercial litigation matters. Mr. Laufer’s experience has involved representing clients in securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property matters and complex commercial disputes. He also has worked on international arbitrations, regulatory matters and internal investigations.
On a pro bono basis, Mr. Laufer has represented clients in civil rights litigation, asylum proceedings, unemployment insurance hearings and sentencing reduction proceedings. He has argued pro bono appeals in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Before joining the Firm, Mr. Laufer served as a law clerk for Judge D. Michael Fisher of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and former Chief Judge Curtis V. Gómez of the United States District Court of the Virgin Islands.
While in law school, Mr. Laufer was an editor of the Cornell Law Review. He also interned in the chambers of Justice Asher D. Grunis of the Supreme Court of Israel in Jerusalem and for a prosecution team at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha, Tanzania.
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Feb 18, 2016 | News
Oaktree Capital Wins Dismissal of All Claims in Shareholder Derivative Action
Dec 04, 2015 | Publications
Paul, Weiss Announces Election of Six New Partners
Feb 24, 2015 | Publications
California District Court Clarifies the Appropriate Terms of Securities Class Action Bar Orders and Holds That Nonsettling Class Action Defendants Are Entitled to Judgment Reduction Measured by Settling Defendants’ Liability on Securities Act Claims
Jan 28, 2014 | News
Paul, Weiss Obtains Favorable Settlement for Pro Bono Client in Bivens Suit
Feb 11, 2016
Benchmark Litigation Names Paul, Weiss “Securities Firm of the Year”