Claire O’Brien

Associate

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Claire O’Brien is a litigator with experience in commercial, bankruptcy, and criminal litigation.

Claire earned her J.D. from Cornell Law School, where she was a Senior Notes Editor for the Cornell International Law Journal. Prior to joining Selendy & Gay, Claire served as a law clerk for the Honorable Richard C. Wesley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and for the Honorable Brian M. Cogan for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

  • Cornell Law School (J.D., 2017)
    Cum laude, Senior Notes Editor, Cornell International Law Journal
  • Wesleyan University (B.A., 2012)

Law Clerk to the Hon. Richard C. Wesley
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2020 - 2021

Law Clerk to the Hon. Brian M. Cogan
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2018 - 2019

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Associate, 2017-2018, 2019-2020; Summer Associate, 2016

  • State Bar of New York