Sean Adessky joined Ropes & Gray’s litigation and enforcement department in 2021. Sean is a member of the Order of the Coif and graduated magna cum laude from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. During law school, Sean was a student-attorney for Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law’s Human Rights & Atrocity Prevention (HRAP) Clinic where he received the Jacob Burns medal for unusual achievement in a variety of law school academic/professional activities.
Sean also worked as a research assistant for the HRAP Clinic’s Atrocity Prevention Legal Training Project, and as a teaching assistant for both the Elements of Law and Evidence courses. Additionally, Sean served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Lois Bloom at the Eastern District of New York, obtaining knowledge of trial court litigation practice. Sean was also a Staff Editor for the Cardozo Law Review.
- Co-author, “Disclosure of Exculpatory Evidence in ‘Parallel’ Civil and Criminal Investigations,” The Anti-Corruption Report (April 28, 2021)
- JD, magna cum laude, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University, 2020; Dean’s Distinguished Scholar; Order of the Coif; Staff Editor, Cardozo Law Review
- BA (History), Honors and Certificate of Business, Queen's University, 2017
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2021