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 General Commercial Litigation, Securities Litigation, Appellate, and Privacy, Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection Practice Groups.
Ms. Conn is a commercial litigator, who has extensive experience in a wide range of complex commercial litigation matters, including those involving securities, financial services, accounting malpractice, antitrust, contracts, insurance 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 University School of Law 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 Gibson Dunn and Practicing Law Institute's Treatise, Securities Litigation: A Practitioner’s Guide. In addition, Ms. Conn is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Columbia University School of Law, lecturing on securities litigation.