ProfessionalsMaia S. Lichtenstein
Maia Lichtenstein is an associate in the Litigation Department, focusing on anti-corruption investigations, including under the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practice Act, complex securities litigation, and white collar and regulatory defense. Maia has significant experience litigating in both state and federal court on behalf of leading companies in the fields of finance, pharmaceuticals, and energy, among others.
Maia maintains an active pro bono practice, representing clients in immigration proceedings, civil rights actions, and criminal appeals. She recently successfully argued a criminal habeas appeal before the Second Circuit. She has also assisted in drafting amicus briefs and petitions for certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court and state supreme courts on behalf of pro bono clients. Maia has previously served on the New York City Bar Association’s Civil Rights Committee.