Ellen L. Pierce handles business litigation matters.

Practice and Background

Prior to joining Akin Gump, Ms. Pierce was a litigation associate at a large Philadelphia law firm. Ms. Pierce graduated magna cum laude from the University of Scranton in 2010 with a B.S. in political science and a B.A. in history. She earned her J.D. from Widener University School of Law, where she graduated cum laude. During law school, Ms. Pierce was an editor for Widener Law Review, and was chosen to work in the school’s Civil Law Clinic, where she provided legal services to many indigent clients.