Monica Harris represents financial institutions, investment managers and corporations in various complex commercial and securities litigation matters. She has experience with various stages of the litigation process, including: discovery disputes, brief drafting, oral argument, and trial experience. Monica is also actively involved in a range of pro bono matters, including representing clients bringing housing discrimination claims under the federal civil rights laws.
Monica earned her B.A. in English Literature from Northwestern University. She received her J.D. from Cornell Law School where she served as an Editor of the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Bench Editor of the Moot Court Board, and President of the Public Interest Law Union. Prior to law school, Monica worked as a management consultant developing business strategies for financial institutions and non-profit organizations. She is admitted to practice in the states of New York and Illinois.