Jennifer Conn

  • Lecturer in Law

Jennifer L. Conn is a litigation partner in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP.  She is a member of Gibson Dunn’s Litigation, Securities Litigation, Securities Enforcement, Appellate, and Privacy, Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection Practice Groups.

Ms. Conn is a commercial litigator with extensive experience in a wide range of complex commercial litigation matters, including those involving securities, financial services, accounting, business restructuring and reorganization, antitrust, contracts, and information technology.  Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Ms. Conn was an associate with Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York.  She also was a law clerk for the Honorable Lawrence M. McKenna, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York.

Ms. Conn received her Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School in 1995, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.  She graduated, cum laude, with distinction in all subjects, from Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences, in 1992, with a Bachelor of Arts in Government.

Ms. Conn regularly writes and speaks on various subjects, particularly those relating to securities litigation.  She is the co-editor and a co-author of the Practicing Law Institute Treatise, Securities Litigation: A Practitioner’s Guide.

In addition, Ms. Conn is a Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School, lecturing on securities litigation.

Ms. Conn is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the District of Columbia (inactive status), the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Eastern District of Wisconsin, the United States Courts of Appeal for the Second and Eighth Circuits, and the United States Supreme Court.