Laura J. Barta

Acting Director Legal Resources/Senior Staff Attorney

Office
Washington, DC
Tel.
202.778.1994
Fax.
202.822.8106
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Laura J. Barta is a Senior Staff Attorney and the Acting Director of Legal Resources. She has been at the firm for over 15 years, and focuses her practice on e-discovery.


Laura’s experience at the firm began with work on matters related to the collapse of Enron, and she has since worked on other complex matters including legal malpractice actions, civil and criminal tax matters, government and congressional investigations, patent infringement suits, shareholders derivative actions, and bankruptcies. She also has helped manage the practical issues surrounding the transfer, destruction, and retention of documents in the transitioning of legal practices.

Laura has worked on behalf of pro bono clients, including tax-exempt entities and indigent workers, and has traveled in support of cases across the country.

Prior to joining Zuckerman Spaeder, Laura represented tax-exempt organizations in tax, trademark, employment, and corporate matters as an associate at a small boutique firm in the District and was a commercial litigation associate at an international firm in Los Angeles.

Laura received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University, where she was a varsity basketball player, and her law degree from Georgetown University. Laura also holds a Master’s degree in biophysics and human physiology from Georgetown University.


Education
  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1998
    • Member, The Tax Lawyer
       
  • Georgetown University, M.S., 2002
     
  • Princeton University, A.B., 1991
Bar admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • California (inactive)
Professional leadership
  • Member, D.C. Bar Litigation Section

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Laura J. Barta

Acting Director Legal Resources/Senior Staff Attorney

Office
Washington, DC
Tel.
202.778.1994
Fax.
202.822.8106
Others
Send an Email
vCard