Merissa Pico joined Ropes & Gray’s corporate department in 2018.
During law school, Merissa was a Larry D. Thompson Legacy of Leadership Fellow in the legal department of PepsiCo and screened a prospective case for the New England Innocence Project while in Boston University's Wrongful Convictions clinic. Additionally, prior to law school, Merissa served as a judicial intern for Magistrate Judge Michael H. Dolinger in the Southern District of New York.
Merissa is also currently a 5th degree black belt in Taekwondo and has represented the United States in competitions throughout the world.
- Co-author, “NCAA Slates “NIL” Proposal for Vote,” Licensing Journal (November-December 2020)
- Co-author, “Legal Pitfalls of ‘Influencer’ Marketing During the Pandemic,” Bloomberg Law (July 27, 2020)
- JD, Boston University School of Law, 2018; member, Journal of Science & Technology Law
- BS (Mass Communication Studies), summa cum laude, Boston University College of Communication, 2015
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2019
- New Jersey, 2019