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Marissa Tillem is an associate in the Litigation Department. She handles a variety of complex commercial litigation matters and focuses on securities litigation and investigations, shareholder derivative litigation and corporate governance litigation. Her practice also includes bankruptcy litigation.

Key Representations:

  • A renowned technology firm in a shareholder derivative lawsuit arising from its acquisition of a software company and subsequent impairment charge relating to the acquired company
  • A major financial holding company and its affiliates in a federal class action lawsuit involving claimed violations of the Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organizations Act and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

Marissa maintains an active pro bono practice and has represented clients in disputes involving Social Security disability benefits and real property.

She was a clerk to Judge Cathy L. Waldor of the U.S. District Court of New Jersey (2011–2012) and to Judge Michael B. Kaplan of the U.S. Banktrupcy Court, District of New Jersey (2010–2011).