As an associate in Ropes & Gray’s Litigation and Enforcement practice group, Deanna focuses her practice on civil and criminal government enforcement matters, shareholder disputes, and regulatory matters. Deanna also maintains an active pro bono practice advocating for immigrants’ rights. During law school, Deanna was an associate editor for the Fordham Law Review and participated in the Legislative and Policy Advocacy Clinic and the Immigrant Rights Clinic. She also served as a teaching assistant for a first year Legal Writing and Research class.
- Spent six months on a client secondment providing advice and support to a global private equity firm in connection with an SEC Exam.
- Co-author, “Director's Duty of Oversight and Covid-19: Part I,” Bloomberg Law (February 2021)
- Co-author, “Director's Duty of Oversight and Covid-19: Part II,” Bloomberg Law (February 2021)
- Co-author, “Ropes & Gray Discusses DOJ’s New Guidance on Inability-to-Pay Claims,” Columbia University Law School “Blue Sky Blog” (November 4, 2019)
- Author, Note, Confronting the Ghost: Legal Strategies to Oust Medical Ghostwriters, 86 Fordham L. Rev. 299 (2017).
- JD, magna cum laude, Fordham University School of Law, 2018; Ruth Whitehead Whaley Scholar; Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award Recipient 2018; Associate Editor Fordham Law Review
- MA (Ethics), Fordham University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 2013
- BS (Psychology), magna cum laude, Fordham University, 2012
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2019