Marissa Parker represents corporate, nonprofit and institutional clients in state and federal court and private arbitration. With a strong background in business litigation, Marissa brings a practical, results-oriented approach to resolving complex, sophisticated matters. Her practice spans patent infringement actions, merger and acquisition disputes, securities litigation and derivative suits, ERISA claims, and protection of institutional first amendment rights.
While attending law school, Marissa interned for the Hon. Richard B. Klein of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania and the Hon. Thomas J. Rueter, Magistrate Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. She received awards for her trial advocacy and transactional practice skills and served as a note/comment editor for the Temple Law Review.
Prior to attending law school, Marissa worked as a project director and research consultant for two international environmental nonprofit organizations, engaging in policy-related research and programming.