Kristen Acosta is an Associate within the firm’s M&A and Corporate Finance group. She advises public and private companies on a variety of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions

Kristen was a Summer Associate with the firm’s New York office in 2017 and 2018. Prior to becoming an Associate, she served as a Legal Department Intern at the Department of Social Services and as an Early Case Assessment Bureau Intern at the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office.

Kristen received her Juris Doctor, with honors, in 2019 from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, where she was a Research Editor at the Hofstra Labor & Employment Law Journal. She graduated from the State University of New York Binghamton University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Philosophy, Politics, and Law in 2016.

Civic Involvement & Honors

    • 2017 New York City Bar Diversity Fellow
    • Hofstra Law Labor and Employment Law Journal, Research Editor, 2018-2019
    • Big Sister with Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City
    • Hofstra Law Labor and Employment Law Journal, Research Editor, 2018-2019
    • Big Sister with Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City
    • Big Sister with Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City
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Professional Affiliations

    • Hispanic National Bar Association
    • New York City Bar Association
    • New York City Bar Association
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