Alyssa Cook is an associate in the Labor Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Arbitration Group.
During her time at Proskauer, Alyssa has focused on a wide range of employment matters, including employment discrimination litigation, EEOC litigation, and class and collective actions, among others. Alyssa has gained experience across a wide variety of industries including consumer goods, retail, educational institutions and financial services.
Alyssa earned her J.D. from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, where she was an associate editor on the Journal of Law and Social Policy. During law school, she completed an externship for the Honorable Charles P. Kocoras of the Northern District of Illinois and participated in clinical work for the Complex Civil Litigation and Investor Protection Center, which included litigation on behalf of victims of mortgage fraud. Prior to law school, Alyssa worked as a legal assistant for three years at a small litigation-focused law firm.