Ana M. Cabassa-Torres

COUNSEL | WASHINGTON, D.C.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE:

Ana is a skilled attorney with over a decade of experience representing and advising clients in securities, antitrust, and complex litigation matters with extensive background with discovery issues.  She counsels clients on strategic and cost-effective litigation strategies and works diligently to analyze case merits, minimize risk, and build fact-based arguments to achieve favorable outcomes.  Ana oversees all day-to-day aspects of litigation, including handling investigation and analysis, drafting pleadings and motions, handling discovery, and responding to interrogatories and document requests.  In addition, she has extensive experience surrounding trial preparation and participation, including developing trial exhibits, drafting statements of facts, and handling pre-and post-trial briefings.  Ana has served as the second chair in two separate bench trials. 

Some of Ana’s recent work experience includes:

  • Drafting discovery requests and responses
  • Negotiating scope of discovery, ESI Protocols, and defending clients in disputes related to eDiscovery and privilege challenges
  • Preparing, deposing, and examining lay and expert witnesses
  • Overseeing and supervising high-volume document review projects
  • Serving and negotiating the scope of over 30 third-party subpoenas in a case under the Investment Company Act of 1940
  • Drafting brief regarding privilege law and challenges to privilege claims relating to trade association documents
  • Drafting dispositive motions, including motion to dismiss, motion for summary judgment, and discovery motions

Prior to joining Redgrave LLP, Ana worked as senior counsel at Zwerling, Schachter & Zwerling, LLP, and as an associate at Latham & Watkins, LLP.  In addition, she worked as a staff accountant at KPMG, LLP, before attending law school.

ORGANIZATIONAL INVOLVEMENT & MEMBERSHIPS:

Ana is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is fluent in Spanish.

EDUCATION:

Ana received her J.D. from New York University School of Law and her B.S., magna cum laude, from Georgetown University, McDonough School of Business.  During law school, she was an Article and Note Editor for the Journal of Legislation and Public Policy. Ana is admitted to practice in New York and the District of Columbia.