Naomi Scotten specializes in high-stakes appeals and dispositive motions.


Naomi represents clients in appellate and trial-level litigation in federal and state courts across the country.  Her work covers a wide range of subject areas, including product liability, labor and employment law, telecommunications law, constitutional law, criminal law, and immigration law. 

She has co-authored briefs in the U.S. Supreme Court, federal courts of appeals, and federal and state trial courts.  She recently argued an appeal before the First Judicial Department of the New York State Appellate Division.  Her work includes a successful petition for rehearing en banc in the Ninth Circuit, defending a local firearms ordinance against a Second Amendment challenge. 

Naomi also has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on dispositive motions, preserving appellate issues, and developing creative legal strategies.

Prior to joining Orrick, Naomi served as a law clerk for Judge Susan L. Carney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  

Naomi graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where she served as the Executive Director of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau.