Bio

Mollie Kornreich represents clients in complex commercial disputes at the trial and appellate levels, and advises on related issues. She has represented plaintiffs and defendants across industries in a wide range of matters involving securities, breach of contract, False Claims Act, antitrust, intellectual property and a variety of other claims. Some of her recent representations include:

  • a financial institution in a federal antitrust class action and False Claims Act cases in multiple jurisdictions relating to interest rates set on municipal debt instruments;
  • a consulting company in a securities fraud class action brought by shareholders alleging that certain revenue forecasts were misleading;
  • a hospital seeking indemnification from the federal government pursuant to a rarely utilized provision of the Internal Revenue Code;
  • a U.S. bank in a federal class action alleging that it breached contractual obligations to holders of certain instruments in performing foreign exchange transactions;
  • a foreign trust in a Florida state court litigation involving allegations of fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and defamation;
  • a global produce company in an intellectual property dispute over use of its iconic trademark around the world;
  • a residential real estate company in New York state court actions against a competitor and former employees involving unauthorized use of proprietary material and violation of certain employment agreements;
  • a menswear company, and its directors and officers, in expedited litigation relating to a takeover proposal; and
  • a large telecommunications company in a securities fraud class action brought by shareholders following a merger.

Ms. Kornreich also has represented clients pro bono in immigration and reproductive rights impact litigation, as well as custody and visitation, child support and other family court matters. She is a member of New York Lawyers for the Public Interest’s Pro Bono Advisory Counsel.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2009
  • B.A., Columbia University, Columbia College, 2005

Admissions

  • New York

Experience

  • Law Clerk, Hon. Frederic Block, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York (2011-12)
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick, New York State Court of Appeals (2009-11)

Mollie Kornreich

Associate, Complex Litigation and Trials
mollie.kornreich@skadden.com