Linda Goldstein > Dechert LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Dechert LLP
Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6797
United States

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Linda C. Goldstein is an experienced trial lawyer who focuses her practice on securities law claims and other complex disputes. Ms. Goldstein represents clients in a broad range of securities and corporate matters, including claims brought by institutional investors, class actions, major customer arbitrations and regulatory investigations. She also handles other complex civil and commercial litigation matters on behalf of foreign and domestic clients.


  • Co-founder and Advisory Committee Member, Women in Securities Litigation Network
  • Director, Legal Aid Society (2015 to date)
  • Trustee, Federal Bar Council (2017 to date)
  • Advisory Board, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law (2015 to date)
  • Vice-Chair, Federal Bar Foundation (2009 to 2014)
  • Chair, Second Circuit Courts Committee, Federal Bar Council (2013 to 2015)
  • Co-Chair of Woman Advocate Committee, American Bar Association, Section of Litigation (2003-2005)


  • Yale University, B.A., 1981, magna cum laude
  • Yale Law School, J.D., 1985, Recipient of the Potter Stewart Moot Court and Caskey Barristers’ Union Prizes

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

Dechert LLP fields a team of specialised litigators who are regularly engaged to handle disputes arising out of commercial agreements, consumer fraud, insurance and banking, false advertising, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions-related claims. The Washington DC-based Christina Sarchio is well versed in the consumer products, financial, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, sports and transportation industries. Sarchio leads the practice jointly with Kimberly Branscome in Los Angeles. Andrew Wong, also in LA, is active in putative class actions and contract disputes, while New York’s Linda Goldstein focuses on claims brought by institutional investors and customer arbitrations. Andrew Levander (New York) focuses on white-collar and securities litigation.