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Once you have worked at Paul, Weiss, the firm’s Alumni Network travels with you wherever you go. Your success is our success, and the Alumni Network connects you with your fellow alumni’s achievements. Through both the firm’s website and our dedicated Alumni Portal, we are eager to be in touch with you, to support your professional development and to sustain your career-long connection to your professional home.

Litigation Partner Liza Velazquez and Corporate Partner Jeff Marell (pictured) are Co-Chairs of the Alumni Committee.


A Distinguished Community

  • Paul, Weiss alumni are: 
    • Practicing as in-house attorneys at hundreds of multinational and industry-leading corporations, including 70 companies on the Fortune 500.
    • Teaching and researching at more than 100 of the world’s top law schools and institutions of higher education.
    • Presiding as judges in local, state and federal district and appellate courts and serving in state, federal and foreign legislatures.
    • Pursuing justice as prosecutors and defenders, including over 50 Assistant U.S. Attorneys and more than 40 deputy and assistant attorneys general, federal public defenders and assistant district attorneys.
    • Working in diverse industries like finance; media, entertainment and sports; real estate; and technology and telecommunications.
    • Championing social causes at over 70 nonprofits and foundations by providing legal and human services to the indigent; advocating for diversity and inclusion, justice and the rule of law; increasing access to education and culture; and protecting the environment.
  • Members of our Alumni Network live in more than 45 countries. The Alumni Network includes over 100 “visiting lawyers” – attorneys who practiced with Paul, Weiss while visiting from prestigious law firms in 25 countries around the globe.



  • What is the Alumni Network?

    The Paul, Weiss Alumni Network is comprised of attorneys who have worked at the firm as associates, visiting lawyers, counsel and partners. An extraordinary community of talent, passion, resources and achievements, the Network connects alumni with each other and with Paul, Weiss.

  • Whom can I contact with professional updates, ideas for events and services, referrals and requests for information?

    Senior Alumni Manager Sarah Marchitto is available at or 212-373-2569 for questions and suggestions. Paul, Weiss partners Jeff Marell and Liza Velazquez co-chair the Alumni Committee and welcome your comments.

  • What is the Alumni Portal?

    Accessible only to Alumni Network members, the Portal helps your fellow alumni reach you and helps us remain in touch with invitations and communications. Collecting the firm’s social media feeds and providing exclusive access to Alumni Notes, the Portal allows Alumni Network members to share achievements and update contact information in a secure, password-protected environment.


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