Teresa Staiano is an associate with the firm working with the Commercial team. Teresa received her Juris Doctorate from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University in 2021. While attending law school, Teresa interned in criminal court, with firms specializing in real estate transactions, and a literary agency where she worked in the audio rights department. Teresa served as the president of Hofstra’s Intellectual Property Law Association during her 3L year where she planned and hosted networking events to expose students to the diverse careers in the field. While at Hofstra, Teresa was also a member of the Student Ambassador’s program where she assisted in running events and giving tours to incoming students.
Prior to attending law school, Teresa graduated from SUNY Binghamton with a Bachelor of Arts in English. While in college, Teresa interned with an online literary magazine where she assisted in selecting pieces for publication, interviewing authors, and copy-editing selected pieces for the magazine.