Natalie M. Georges is an experienced commercial litigator with a particular focus on class action matters and complex business disputes involving alleged contractual breaches, business and consumer fraud, unfair trade practices, and other claims of corporate wrongdoing. Natalie defends clients against consumer class actions related to federal and state consumer protection statutes, false advertising, product liability, and warranty claims in state and federal courts across the United States. Her clients include leading companies in the healthcare, pharmaceutical, technology, telecommunications, investment/financial services, and manufacturing industries.
Natalie draws on her experience managing a large portfolio of litigation under an alternative fee arrangement to provide strategic and cost-effective solutions for her clients. Natalie handles matters in both federal and state courts, as well as various domestic and international alternative dispute resolution tribunals. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Natalie worked as a commercial and securities litigation associate at an international law firm and at an international investment bank as an in-house litigation attorney. While attending the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Natalie worked as a judicial intern for Judge Gene E.K. Pratter of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and served as the Managing Editor of the Journal of Constitutional Law.
In Hussey v. Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (N.D. Cal. 2017), the district court granted with prejudice a motion to dismiss Section 14 claims finding that plaintiff had abandoned its Section 14(d)(7) claims and failed to state a Section 14(e) claim because scienter is required and was not pled, nor was falsity adequately pled. Media coverage of this decision is linked to this bio.
A global investment bank in a variety of regulatory matters and civil litigation in state and federal courts around the country relating to its mortgage-backed securities businesses
A syndicate of underwriters in a securities fraud class action lawsuit arising out of underwriting services that the syndicate provided in connection with an initial public offering
An accounting firm in an arbitration related to its role as auditor of state insurance companies
University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2011, J.D.
Cornell University, 2007, B.A., With distinction in all subjects
US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
US District Court for the Northern District of New York
Awards and Affiliations
Ones to Watch, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Philadelphia, The Best Lawyers in America (2024)
Member, Law Firm of the Year, Securities Regulation, US News/Best Lawyers – Best Law Firms (2019)