Jennifer Banner Sobers focuses her practice on securities fraud litigation.
In addition to her involvement in numerous cases pending nationwide, Ms. Sobers currently plays an integral role on the team litigating In re Petrobras Sec. Litig., arising from a multi-billion dollar kickback and bribery scheme involving Brazil’s largest oil company, Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras.
Prior to joining Pomerantz, Ms. Sobers was an associate with a prominent law firm in New York where her practice focused on complex commercial litigation, including securities law and accountants’ liability. An advocate of pro bono representation, Ms. Sobers earned the Empire State Counsel honorary designation from the New York State Bar Association and received an award from New York Lawyers for the Public Interest for her pro bono work.
Ms. Sobers received her B.A. from Harvard University (with honors), where she was on the Dean’s List, a Ron Brown Scholar, and a recipient of the Harvard College Scholarship. She received her J.D. from University of Virginia School of Law were she was a participant in the Lile Moot Court Competition and was recognized for her pro bono service.
She is a member of the New York City and New York State Bar Associations. She is also a member of the Association of Arbitrators.
Ms. Sobers is admitted to practice in New York, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit