Kristina I. Duffy Associate

     

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Kristina Duffy represents parties in intellectual property, professional liability and commercial litigation cases. She also has experience litigating commercial disputes involving breach of contract, defamation and business interference. Her clients include corporations, law firms and individuals. Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Kristina represented doctors, nurses and medical providers in medical malpractice claims at a mid-sized insurance defense firm. She also represented defendants in general liability claims.

Kristina also represents insurers with respect to complex insurance coverage matters involving data and network liability, e-crime, incident response, business interruption, data restoration and cyber extortion. Kristina analyzes claims for coverage, prepares coverage opinions, and provides constructive and cost-effective legal counsel on insurance and reinsurance coverage matters.

During law school, Kristina was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, a senior research editor for the New York International Law Review and a member of the Public Interest Committee. She worked for her law school's Child Advocacy Clinic, representing children in child abuse and neglect proceedings. Kristina also interned for the Hague Conference on Private International Law in Den Haag, The Netherlands, for which she researched the impact of mediation agreements and domestic violence on the enforceability of the Child Protection Convention.