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Gail R. Zweig
Gail joined LLF in 2005 as counsel after seven years as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Appeals Division of the United States Attorney's Office of the District of New Jersey. Before joining the United States Attorney's Office, Gail served as Special Advisor to the General Counsel and Litigation Counsel of the Council of the City of New York, and before that she practiced commercial litigation at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. Gail also served as law clerk to the Honorable Sterling Johnson, Jr. of the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York.
Gail graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania and received her law degree from New York University School of Law, where she was a member of Order of the Coif. Gail has since 1994 been an adjunct professor of legal writing, first at Brooklyn Law School and later at New York University School of Law and Fordham University School of Law, where she teaches today.