The UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law welcomes Michele Hirshman for "The Role of the Lawyer in #MeToo." A partner in the Litigation Department at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP, Michele focuses her practice on white collar defense, regulatory enforcement matters and internal investigations. She regularly advises educational institutions, media and advertising companies, political organizations and public and private company executives and public officials in high-profile, high-stakes federal and state criminal, civil regulatory and internal investigations.
Some of Michele’s significant representations include:
- 21st Century Fox in investigations concerning Roger Ailes, Bill O’Reilly and other related matters
- Columbia University in a variety of Title IX matters, including a lawsuit brought by a student alleging violation of Title IX and other claims arising out of alleged defamation and harassment of plaintiff by another student