Ellen Paltiel is a graduate of Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and served as an Intern to Honorable David G. Trager of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Her practice includes commercial and securities litigation, white collar defense, and regulatory enforcement matters. Ellen formerly practiced with Debevoise & Plimpton and also served as an adjunct associate professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism where she taught defamation and libel law. She co-authored the book “Reporter’s Privilege,” as well as numerous articles on various First Amendment issues. She speaks French.
Columbia Law School (J.D. 1995), Indiana University (M.M. 1989); McGill University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1983)
New York State; U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
Activities and Affiliations
Member, New York City Bar Association