Jessica A. Huse

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Associate

New York
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Overview

Jessica Huse is currently a member of the BakerHostetler team serving as court-appointed counsel to the Securities Investor Protection Act (SIPA) Trustee for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC (BLMIS), an unprecedented recovery effort involving hundreds of actions, a focus that will further enhance her knowledge of all aspects of litigation and trial preparation.

Jessica has experience representing financial institutions, technology companies and employees in complex commercial matters in state and federal courts, including contract, tort, employment and trade secret disputes.

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  • Represented financial institutions, technology companies and employees in complex commercial matters in state and federal courts, including contract, tort, employment and trade secret disputes.
  • Researched and drafted memoranda on varied issues such as conflicts of law, cross-border disputes in federal court, attorney-client privileges, discovery in aid of arbitration and dismissal of claims alleging misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of restrictive covenants, tortious interference and fraudulent conveyances.
  • Managed all aspects of discovery and draft discovery demands and responses, deposition outlines, discovery deficiency letters; prepared for and led meet-and-confer sessions regarding discovery disputes; organized and oversaw document collection and review protocols.
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Experience

  • Represented financial institutions, technology companies and employees in complex commercial matters in state and federal courts, including contract, tort, employment and trade secret disputes.
  • Researched and drafted memoranda on varied issues such as conflicts of law, cross-border disputes in federal court, attorney-client privileges, discovery in aid of arbitration and dismissal of claims alleging misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of restrictive covenants, tortious interference and fraudulent conveyances.
  • Managed all aspects of discovery and draft discovery demands and responses, deposition outlines, discovery deficiency letters; prepared for and led meet-and-confer sessions regarding discovery disputes; organized and oversaw document collection and review protocols.
  • Drafted pleadings and arbitration demands; drafted substantive and procedural motions including motions to dismiss and for summary judgment, for spoliation sanctions, to compel discovery, to strike expert reports and to enforce settlement agreements.

Recognitions and Memberships

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • New York

Education

  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2017; Notes & Articles Editor, Fordham Environmental Law Review
  • B.A., New York University, 2013, cum laude

Languages

  • French