Is a member of the national expansion team where she focuses on the firm’s economic development, public policy and public finance initiatives at the state and local level.
Previously, Ms. Coniaris clerked with the Honorable William P. Doyle of the Federal Maritime Commission and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Leo M. Gordon at the U.S. Court of International Trade. During law school, Ms. Coniaris was a research assistant to John Marshall Harlan II, Professor of Law, and the first woman national President of the American Civil Liberties Union, Nadine Strossen. She also competed in the prestigious Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria, and the Phillip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition.
Ms. Coniaris earned her joint bachelor’s degree with honors in international relations and art history from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. She received her J.D. from New York Law School, where she was awarded the School’s Public Service Certificate in recognition of her significant pro bono service and public interest work with the school’s Legislative Advocacy Clinic and the New York Civil Liberties Union.
Ms. Coniaris is licensed to practice law in the State of New York.