Shannon N. Attalla defends employers in labor and employment matters, including both single-plaintiff litigation and nationwide class actions. Shannon practices in both state and federal courts across the United States. Her experience includes fact discovery, electronic discovery, motion practice and argument, evidentiary hearings, expert discovery, trial preparation, and appellate briefing.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Shannon practiced at another international law firm where she represented publicly traded companies, hedge funds, pharmaceutical companies, landlords, real estate investment trusts, auto parts manufacturers, financial institutions, and institutional investors in trial and appellate litigation. Her practice focused on a wide range of legal issues, including securities, white collar, antitrust, real estate, hostile and friendly takeovers, shareholder, and derivative litigation.
University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2015, J.D.
St. John's University, 2011, B.A., magna cum laude
US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
US Court of Appeals for the Seventh 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 Eastern District of Michigan
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2019)
Recipient, ;Mark E. Lefever Award
Head Executive Editor, Journal of International Law Vol. 36