Marissa N. Lefland

Associate, New York

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Marissa N. Lefland

Marissa’s practice encompasses all aspects of civil and commercial litigation.

Marissa has represented foreign and domestic air carriers, terminal operators and other entities in federal and state court, where she has conducted trials, arbitrations, and mediations. She has counseled clients on compliance with federal regulations and administrative proceedings. Marissa also has experience with commercial transactions, employment and labor matters, and electronic discovery issues.

Marissa is a member of the New York City Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the ABA Tort and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) Aviation and Space Law Committee.  Marissa was also honorably selected in 2015, 2016 and 2017 as a New York Super Lawyer “Rising Star” in the field of Aviation and Aerospace.

While in law school, Marissa served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Kevin N. Fox, United States Magistrate Judge, Southern District of New York.  She also completed internships at the Kings County District Attorney’s Office and the American Civil Liberties Union.  Marissa served as President of the Brooklyn Law School Moot Court Honor Society and was a finalist for the school’s best brief award.

Published Works and Presentations

Co-author, Recent Developments in Aviation and Space Law, 52 Tort Trial & Ins. Prac. L.J. 265 (2017).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (20th ed., February 2017).

Speaker, “Recent Developments in Aviation and Space Law,” at the annual conference of the American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Aviation and Space Law Committee, Washington, D.C. (November 3-4, 2016).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (19th ed., February 2016).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (18th ed., February 2015).

Contributor, Margo on Aviation Insurance (4th ed., 2014).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (17th ed., February 2014).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (16th ed., February 2013).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (15th ed., February 2012).

DOT Tarmac Delay Regulations Extended to Foreign Carriers. Condon & Forsyth LLP Client Alert (April 2011).

U.S. Litigation Arising Out of the TAM Linhas Areas Flight 3054 Accident: Another Significant Forum Non Conveniens Setback for Plaintiffs in Federal Court. Condon & Forsyth LLP Alert (February 2011).

IATA Establishes Uniform Limit of Liability for Transportation of Cargo Across All Routes (January 2011).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (14th ed., February 2011).

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (13th ed., February 2010).