Jesse Loffler is an associate in the New York office of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP. His practice encompasses complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts including matters relating to securities law, shareholder litigation, contract, governmental investigations, insurance, real estate, bankruptcy, and employment disputes. He has an extensive pro bono practice serving a diverse range of clients in impact litigation, including matters relating to LGBT and political asylum, voting rights, women’s access to healthcare, and transgender rights, and also volunteers at a legal clinic for at-risk and homeless youth in New York City.
He is a member of Fried Frank’s Diversity Committee and is a co-Chair of Fried Frank’s LGBT Affinity Group, where he has been an active proponent of LGBT rights and diversity both inside and outside the firm. Jesse is involved in firm-wide recruitment and retention efforts for LGBT candidates, worked with the Diversity and Inclusion department to establish gender transition guidelines and an adoption benefits policy, and for the past two years has served as an organizer and moderator of the annual Michael R. Diehl Civil Rights Forum, an annual LGBT rights forum sponsored by Fried Frank. He received his J.D., Magna Cum Laude, from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2011 and his A.B. in Government (Political Science) from Harvard University in 2005.
Term: March 2017 – March 2018