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Jessica R. Ecker

Associate

Jessica R. Ecker

Associate
New York +1-212-558-4000+1-212-558-4000 +1-212-558-3588+1-212-558-3588
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Jessica Ecker is an associate in the Firm’s Litigation Group. Her practice includes a broad range of litigation matters, often involving intellectual property and technology, as well as investigations and regulatory enforcement proceedings. 
 
Jessica maintains an active pro bono practice that has included securing compassionate release from prison for a criminal defendant pursuant to the First Step Act, successfully defending a criminal conviction on behalf of the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office before the New York Appellate Division, Second Department, and representing indigent defendants pursuant to the Criminal Justice Act.

SELECTED REPRESENTATIONS

  • Columbia University as trial counsel for patent infringement and misappropriation case in Eastern District of Virginia scheduled for jury trial in early 2022.
  • Dolby in reaching a favorable settlement of a licensing dispute.
  • Silicon Valley Bank, TD Bank, and Zions Bank in numerous litigations related to Paycheck Protection Program lending, all of which were successfully dismissed.
  • A U.S. subsidiary of a global high-tech construction company in connection with an investigation by the DOJ Antitrust criminal section related to allegations of kickbacks and bid-rigging in connection with a U.S. construction project.
  • Company in SEC investigation for failing to disclose in SEC Form 12b-25 filings that its request for seeking delayed quarterly reporting was caused by an anticipated correction of prior financial reporting.