Ashley Burman's practice centers on complex commercial litigation and internal investigations, primarily focusing on financial products and financial institutions. She has experience litigating class actions involving benchmark interest rates and securities violations, contractual disputes, and antidefamation lawsuits. She also has represented clients in connection with regulatory investigations and enforcements brought by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). In addition, she advises financial institutions on legal issues associated with the impending LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) transition.
Ashley maintains an active pro bono practice. She currently represents clients in asylum proceedings, unaccompanied minor immigration cases, and in Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and U visa petitions.
Prior to law school, Ashley worked on political campaigns in Washington State and for a national trade association in government affairs.
- The University of Chicago (J.D. with honors 2018; Recipient, Thomas R. Mulroy Prize for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy and Oral Argument); University of Washington (B.A. in Economics and Political Science 2012)
- New York