People: Jonah R. Hecht, Associate

Jonah R. Hecht

Associate

New York
Direct: (212) 218-3388
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Jonah Hecht is an associate in the Litigation Department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s New York office.  He represents corporations and individuals in connection with litigation and investigations.

Prior to joining Seyfarth Shaw, Mr. Hecht was a litigation associate in the New York office of an international law firm, where he represented financial institutions and multinational corporations in securities, fiduciary duty, antitrust, employment, and contract actions, as well as in government investigations.  Mr. Hecht also advised clients on the litigation risks of potential transactions.

Mr. Hecht’s pro bono experience includes, on behalf of the King’s County District Attorney’s office, successfully arguing the appeal of a burglary conviction in the Appellate Division of New York’s Second Department.

Jonah Hecht is an associate in the Litigation Department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s New York office.  He represents corporations and individuals in connection with litigation and investigations.

Prior to joining Seyfarth Shaw, Mr. Hecht was a litigation associate in the New York office of an international law firm, where he represented financial institutions and multinational corporations in securities, fiduciary duty, antitrust, employment, and contract actions, as well as in government investigations.  Mr. Hecht also advised clients on the litigation risks of potential transactions.

Mr. Hecht’s pro bono experience includes, on behalf of the King’s County District Attorney’s office, successfully arguing the appeal of a burglary conviction in the Appellate Division of New York’s Second Department.

Education

  • J.D., Harvard Law School, cum laude (2014)
    Executive Editor, Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy

  • B.A., Cornell University (2011)

Admissions

  • New York

Courts

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York