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Experience

Brittney Edwards is an Associate in the Trial Practice Group in New York with significant experience handling complex commercial and business litigation matters. Her experience includes representing corporate and individual clients in federal and state courts in disputes involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, unfair competition, and other business torts.

Received a national first-tier ranking for Commercial Litigation in U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2019

Named to New York Metro Rising Stars® 2016-2018 by Thomson Reuters

Representative Matters

  • Obtained summary judgment for a business services company in a breach of contract matter
  • Represented a criminal defendant in a federal murder-for-hire trial
  • Represented a multinational bank in a matter involving breach of fiduciary duty
  • Represented a multinational technology company in a commercial lease dispute
  • Represented a dental products developer and distributor in a licensing dispute involving tortious interference with contractual relations
  • Successfully defended a nonprofit corporation in a breach of contract dispute
  • Represented a medical device company in connection with a government-issued subpoena
  • Represented an employee in a restrictive covenant dispute

Honors & Affiliations

Distinctions/Honors

  • New York Metro Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (Business Litigation), 2016-2019

Memberships/Affiliations

  • Young Professionals Board Member, BoardAssist
  • Member, Mindfulness & Well-Being in Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association
  • Member, UNCW Alumni NYC Steering Committee
  • Member, American Bar Association

Education & Admissions

Education

  • J.D., 2013, magna cum laude, Pace University School of Law; Articles Editor and Associate Member, Pace Law Review
  • B.A., 2009, University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., Dist. New Jersey
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., E. Dist. New York
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., S. Dist. New York