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Senior AssociateWashington, D.C.
She has been involved in all phases of litigation, from inception through trial and appeal. Ms. Fassbender has worked closely with other attorneys and client representatives to develop innovative and cost-effective case strategy to help prepare cases for trial or obtain early resolution on favorable terms. Ms. Fassbender has significant experience representing international clients, including particularly businesses and organizations in Asia and Europe.
Ms. Fassbender currently serves as a deputy to Orrick's Women's Initiative, and previously served on the Associates Committee of Orrick's Washington, D.C., office including as co-chair for the 2011 year. Ms. Fassbender also sits on the planning committee for the Successful Women in Intellectual Property events sponsored by the firm, and acted as emcee of the 2011 annual program. Ms. Fassbender joined Orrick's New York office in 2007. While in New York, Ms. Szego served on the Associates Committee for the Children's Aid Society in New York City and helped plan substantive programming by the Copyright Society of the USA.
Prior to joining Orrick, Ms. Fassbender was an associate in Akerman Senterfitt's Miami office. She served the Miami community on the Board of Directors of the Dade County Bar Association and as a member of the Dade County eMentor program and the Women's Fund of Miami-Dade.
Ms. Fassbender is on the Board of Directors of Sister Cities Nashville and is a member of the Japan-America Society of Tennessee.
Some of her notable matters include: