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Elnaz Zarrini is an associate in the Litigation and Restructuring Department at Brown Rudnick LLP in New York City.  Ms. Zarrini received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and International Studies cum laude from Brandeis University in 2002 and her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 2011.  While in law school, Ms. Zarrini interned for the Honorable Donald C. Pogue with the United States Court of International Trade, and as a member of the pilot Fashion Law program at Fordham, an internship for Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy.  Ms. Zarrini also interned at Legal Aid’s Prisoners’ Rights Project and participated in the Presidential Succession Clinic at Fordham, where she analyzed gaps and constitutional provisions in the Presidential Succession system; and served as a tax law research assistant to Professor David Schmudde.   As a member of the Journal of Corporate and Financial Law, Elnaz authored a note titled “Of Hitler and Camille Pissarro: Jurisdiction in Nazi Art Expropriation Cases Under the Foreign Sovereign Immunity Act.”  Prior to pursuing her legal studies, Ms. Zarrini was a Legal Assistant at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP in New York in the Securities Litigation Group, where she aided in discovery, due diligence, and trial preparation.  Ms. Zarrini is admitted in New York, New Jersey, the US District Court for the District of New Jersey, and the US District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.