Thomas Corcoran, Jr.
Wayne H. Rusch
Benjamin Flowe, Jr.
John A. Ordway
James L. Marketos
Thomas E. Wilson
Laina C. Lopez
Jason A. McClurg
Michelle Turner Roberts
All Partners AV-rated
Laina C. Lopez
Laina C. Lopez specializes in litigation. At Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP, she works primarily on complex federal cases involving the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, and international law. She has argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Prior to joining Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP, Ms. Lopez litigated a variety
of federal and state cases and class actions, including matters
involving antitrust, human rights, the Alien Tort Claims Act, ERISA, and
denaturalization. Ms. Lopez also represented certain clients seeking
compensation from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. From
2002-2004, Ms. Lopez served as law clerk to the Honorable Gregory A.
Presnell, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
Ms. Lopez is a member of the District of Columbia Bar, the Maryland State
Bar, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, the U.S. Court of
Appeals for the District of Columbia, the U.S. District Court for the
District of Columbia, and the U.S. District Court for the District of
Maryland. She graduated from American University’s Washington College of
Law with her J.D. in 2001, and from Bucknell University with her B.A. in
1996. Prior to law school, Ms. Lopez worked as an editor in the Public
Information department of The Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia from
1996-98. Ms. Lopez was born and raised in Brunswick, Maine.