Emily Abrahams

Of Counsel

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Labor & Employment

Emily is a seasoned lawyer whose practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. She previously practiced at large national and multinational firms in Manhattan, and has represented clients across a broad swath of industries, with a concentration in financial institutions.

She is a member of the Town of Washington Planning Board and a trustee of the Millbrook Early Childhood Education Center. Emily is a passionate animal advocate and works with several organizations to promote animal welfare and provide hands-on care.

Emily lives in Millbrook.

Recent Work

  • Successfully represented an investment bank in connection with multiple contractual fee disputes, resolving disputes in and out of court
  • Represented Credit Suisse in multi-billion dollar fraud action by bondholders of NCFE
  • Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of an international bank in connection with multiple lawsuits concerning multi-billion dollar credit default swap transactions
  • Obtained a $25 million jury verdict on behalf of Bank Hapoalim Switzerland in an action against Banca Intesa concerning fraudulent notes

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New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association

In The Community

  • Planning Board, Town of Washington, New York, Member
  • Millbrook Early Childhood Education Center, Member of the Board of Directors
  • Sanctuary for Families in New York, Legal Advisory Council Member
  • Above and Beyond Award Recipient


Fordham University School of Law, J.D.
Trinity College, B.A.


New York
Southern District of New York

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