Ms Stacy Nettleton > Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10153
United States
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Stacy Nettleton is a partner in Weil’s Securities Litigation practice. She focuses on litigation of securities, derivative, M&A, and complex business matters in both federal and state trial and appellate courts, and before arbitration panels. Some of Ms. Nettleton’s notable experience includes representing AIG in litigations and regulatory and congressional inquiries arising from the financial crisis, and Signet Jewelers in a series of high-profile securities and derivative litigations. Some of her other clients include GE, CBS, Morgan Stanley, and the Campbell Soup Company.  


Boston University (B.A., 1999); New York University School of Law (J.D., 2002)

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United States > Dispute resolution > Securities litigation: defense

At Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York, the ‘talented, strategic’ team handles both securities litigation, corporate governance and regulatory enforcement matters, frequently acting for publicly traded corporations, financial institutions, private equity firms and other major companies, among them Carlyle Group, General Electric and AMC Entertainment. John Neuwirth and Caroline Zalka are co-heads of the securities litigation practice. Neuwirth successfully represented Brookfield and certain of its affiliates in a precedent-setting stockholder derivative and class action suit before the Delaware Supreme Court. Stacy Nettleton , who is ‘highly engaged, smart and is a wonderful communicator and strategist‘, Joshua Amsel , and Evert Christensen are recommended as standout securities litigators. Veteran litigator Joseph Allerhand  retired in 2021.