Jessica N. Djilani is an associate in Weil’s Litigation Department and a member of the Firm’s Securities Litigation practice, where she focuses on securities fraud class action litigation, shareholder derivative suits, and litigation arising from mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Djilani also has experience advising with respect to governmental and regulatory investigations.
Ms. Djilani received her J.D., cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School, where she was the Executive Notes & Comments Editor of the Brooklyn Law Review, a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, and a Dennis J. Block International Business Law Fellow. During law school, Ms. Djilani published a Note titled, “The British Importation of American Corporate Compliance,” 76 Brook. L. Rev. 303 (2010). She received her B.A. in English from Hamilton College.
Ms. Djilani currently serves as a member of the Foreign & Comparative Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association. Prior to joining Weil, Ms. Djilani clerked for the Honorable Shelley C. Chapman of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. She is fluent in French.