Margaret A. Little is an attorney in private practice in Stratford, Connecticut concentrating in commercial and constitutional litigation and appeals in state and federal courts. She also is the Director of the Federalist Society’s Pro Bono Center. Ms. Little has participated in several regional and national conferences and symposia addressing issues of current importance in constitutional law – specifically state and federal constitutional questions regarding the separation of powers, the Commerce Clause and Compacts Clause and, torts and products liability law, mass tort litigation, securities law, class actions, alternative dispute resolution and the expansion of liability in state and federal courts. She served as appellate consulting counsel in a landmark 2009 United States Supreme Court decision Ricci v. DeStefano, as part of the team representing the New Haven firefighters. She is a graduate of Yale College (B.A. 1977, summa cum laude) and Yale Law School (J.D. 1984). From 1984 to 1985, Ms. Little served as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Ralph K. Winter, Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Prior to opening her own law offices in 1997, Ms. Little was a partner at Tyler, Cooper & Alcorn in New Haven, Connecticut. Ms. Little is a member of the bars for the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut and is admitted to practice in the State of Connecticut. Her publications include A Most Dangerous Indiscretion: The Legal, Economic and Political Legacy of the Governments’ Tobacco Litigation, 33 Conn. L. Rev. 1143 (2001), Legal Fees Awarded in the State Tobacco Suits and Other Mass Tort and Class Action Cases Face New Ethics and Legal Challenges, State Attorneys General and Regulation of National Financial Institutions, and The Milberg Weiss Indictment.
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