Claire Wasserman

Claire Wasserman
Claire Wasserman is an associate in Weil’s Complex Commercial Litigation and IP/Media practices, as well as in the Firm’s Cybersecurity, Data Privacy & Information Management group. She focuses on litigating antitrust, commercial, IP, and restructuring disputes in state and federal courts, and counseling with respect to a wide range of cybersecurity, privacy, and IP issues.

Ms. Wasserman’s recent experience includes serving on Weil teams representing:

  • Hilton in a nationwide antitrust class action filed against Hilton and other major hotel chains in which the plaintiff alleges that defendant hotel companies conspired to eliminate competition for branded keyword search advertising against each other, illegally raising consumers’ costs to find and book hotel rooms, and seeks damages and injunctive relief under the Sherman Act.
  • Numerous companies in connection with cybersecurity and privacy issues.
  • Numerous companies, as debtors and creditors, in restructuring proceedings and related litigation.

Ms. Wasserman also has an active pro bono practice, including work with the Innocence Project and the Brennan Center for Justice.

Ms. Wasserman spent many years in the advertising technology industry, advising clients on programmatic ad buying strategy. She then received her J.D., magna cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School, where she was a member of the Journal of Law and Policy. During law school she served as a Legal Intern at the Center for Appellate Litigation. She received her B.A. from the University of Virginia.