Naomi Burris is an Associate at the New York office of BurgherGray LLP, and works within the Corporate Transactional practice group. Prior to joining BurgherGray, Naomi graduated from Georgetown University Law Center with a Master of Laws in Securities & Financial Regulation. Her studies focused on banking regulation, federal securities law, hedge funds, and mergers and acquisitions, among other areas of financial services. While at Georgetown, Naomi interned in the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. She received her Juris Doctor from Rutgers Law School, where she represented pro-bono clients in the Rutgers Civil Practice Clinic, served as an associate staff editor for the Rutgers Journal of Law & Religion and as a Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Fellow. During law school, Naomi also interned in the Enforcement Department of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, worked in the legal department of The Glenmede Trust Company, N.A. and also served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Pamela K. Chen in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York. She received a Bachelor of Arts from the State University of New York at Geneseo, where she majored in Sociology and minored in Political Science.
Naomi is a member of the Banking & Finance, and Corporate, M&A and Securities subcommittees of the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF).