Jordana Haviv

Associate, New York

Jordana is an experienced litigator with expertise in complex commercial, white collar, employment and securities litigation; internal investigations; and international arbitration.  She has counseled and represented clients, on both the plaintiff and defense side, in sectors ranging from financial services to media and entertainment to education in a wide variety of matters in both federal and state court.

Jordana’s engagements include:

  • Representing insurers responding to claims under representations and warranties policies issued in connection with merger and acquisition transactions.

  • Representing a leading financial services institution in a federal lawsuit against a large mortgage originator arising from a failed merger.

  • Represented Columbia University in a variety of Title IX matters, including obtaining dismissal of a lawsuit brought by a student alleging violation of Title IX and other claims arising out of alleged defamation and harassment of plaintiff by another student.

  • Counsel for the National Football League in its landmark concussion litigation class action settlement and related cases.

  • Counsel for global corporation in arbitration of contract dispute before the International Chamber of Commerce.

  • Designed sexual harassment prevention training for senior corporate executives.

  • Counsel and advise corporate clients regarding enforcement of non-compete, non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements.

  • Pro bono representation of death penalty client in habeas proceedings in Texas District Court and before the Fifth Circuit.

  • Pro bono representation of transgender asylum client in appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals and the Second Circuit.

  • Successfully obtained asylum for pro bono client and her two minor children as a result of gang-related violence in Honduras.

  • New York University School of Law, J.D., cum laude

  • Amherst College, B.A., cum laude in Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought

  • New York

  • U.S. Court of Appeals: Second Circuit

  • U.S. Court of Appeals: Fifth Circuit

  • U.S. District Court: Eastern District of New York

  • U.S. District Court: Southern District of New York

Hon. Victor Marrero
U.S. District Court: Southern District of New York