Laura Grossfield Birger


To be a successful trial lawyer, you must be focused, creative and nimble—the key is to analyze and prepare for every possibility, while always being ready for the unexpected.

+1 212 479 6079

Laura Grossfield Birger is an accomplished trial attorney focused on white-collar criminal matters, internal investigations, complex commercial litigation and appellate matters. Prior to joining Cooley in 2007, Laura was at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. During her tenure, she served in a number of important leadership positions, including deputy chief of the appeals unit and chief of the general crimes unit.

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They [New York litigation team] are all very skilled lawyers. – Chambers USA

  • Yale Law School
    JD, 1993

  • Brown University
    BA, magna cum laude, 1990

Admissions & Credentials

New York

Rankings & Accolades

    Benchmark Top 250 Women in Litigation

    Benchmark Litigation Star

    New York SuperLawyers



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