Marissa Parker represents corporate, mutual fund, institutional and non-profit clients as both plaintiffs and defendants in an array of complex business litigation and arbitration matters, with a focus in securities, health care and ERISA. Her deep and diverse experience trying cases and counseling clients in highly-regulated industries informs her practical, business-oriented approach to problem solving, including regularly advising clients on early case assessment and the strategic resolution of commercial disputes short of trial.
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.