Marisa R. Klein is an associate within the Litigation practice group of Zeldes Needle & Cooper, P.C., and is resident in the firm’s Bridgeport office.
Marisa assists in the representation of both individuals and businesses in a variety of commercial and civil litigation matters, including business and corporate disputes, contract issues, shareholder and partnership disputes, and employment issues.
Marisa earned her B.A. in Business Management from the University of Connecticut in 2016. She earned her J.D. from Pace University School of Law in 2019 with a concentration in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution. Marisa served as Vice President of the Italian American Law Students’ Association and Managing Director of the Advocacy Board.
During Marisa’s law school career, she focused her efforts on developing her skills as a trial lawyer and litigation advocate. She competed in the Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition, and placed among the top 10 best advocates in the Northeast Regional competition. Marisa also competed on numerous mock trial competition teams, including qualifying to represent Pace at the Golden Gate University’s In Vino Veritas Mock Trial Competition in San Francisco, California.
Marisa is a lifelong resident of Fairfield County. When Marisa is not at work, you can find her running, baking or watching the cooking channel.