Laura Garr

Associate, New York

Biography

Overview

Laura Garr is a member of the Firm's Commercial Litigation Practice Group with a focus on complex civil litigation. She has significant experience in cross border contract and business disputes. Laura has also represented major debtors and creditors in high-profile bankruptcies and adversary proceedings. In addition, Laura has a successful track record in complex estate-related litigation, including probate and accounting disputes. 

Laura is very active with the firm’s Business and Human Rights Interest Group and pro bono matters, with a focus on business and human rights and advancing the 2030 Agenda. Laura has led pro bono projects for the Vance Center, UN Global Compact, UN Global Alliance on SDG16 Reporting and was part of the trial team with the Education Law Center. Laura has served as pro bono supervisor to human rights, corporate social responsibility, and immigration clinics for New York law schools. Laura also represents the firm on the steering committees for the UN Global Alliance and UN SDG16 National Monitoring Initiative.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
Education
JD
Fordham University School of Law
BA
Fordham University
Languages
English

Experience