Michaela Wallin is a Shareholder in the Antitrust and Employment Law practice groups. Ms. Wallin litigates complex cases on behalf of workers, consumers, businesses, and public entities, with a focus on antitrust and labor matters.
Ms. Wallin has played significant roles in class actions challenging anticompetitive conduct in a variety of industries, including conspiracies to fix the prices of commodities, to suppress workers’ wages, and to keep less-expensive generic pharmaceuticals off the market. Ms. Wallin also litigates wage and hour class and collective actions arising under federal and state law.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Wallin served as a law clerk for the Honorable James L. Cott of the United States District Court of the Southern District of New York. She also completed an Equal Justice Works Fellowship at the ACLU Women’s Rights Project, where she challenged local laws that target domestic violence survivors for eviction and impede tenants’ ability to call the police.
Ms. Wallin is a graduate of Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. Ms. Wallin graduated magna cum laude from Bowdoin College, where she was Phi Beta Kappa and a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar.
Honors & Awards
- Named 2023 The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch
- The Legal Intelligencer Class Action Litigation Department of the Year (Finalist) 2022
- Member – New York Bar
- Admitted – First Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court
- Admitted – U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Clerk to the Honorable James L. Cott, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York