Alessandra G. Masciandaro is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Ms. Masciandaro joined Debevoise in 2021. She received her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law magna cum laude and Order of the Coif in 2021. Ms. Masciandaro served as the spring symposium editor of the Seton Hall Law Review, co-president of the Intellectual Property Law Association, a fellow for the Institute for Privacy Protection and a competitor on the Interscholastic Moot Court Board. She received the Best Brief award in a nationally ranked moot court competition. Upon graduation, Ms. Masciandaro received the American Law Institute CLE Scholarship and Leadership Award for her exemplary combination of scholarship and leadership skills. She received a B.A. with honors from Rutgers University, Douglass College, in 2007. Prior to law school, Ms. Masciandaro worked as an educator.

Ms. Masciandaro is the author of Cleaning-Up After Carpenter: Personal Data as Property Under the Fourth Amendment, 51 SETON HALL L. REV. 1241 (2021) and co-author of “Functionality Crumbles Under Pocky,” Landslide Magazine, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Sept./Oct.) . Ms. Masciandaro moderated the ABA Section of Intellectual Property’s Landslide Webinar “Breaking Down the Current State of Trademark Functionality Law” prior to joining the firm.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, 2021, J.D.
  • Rutgers University, Douglass College, 2007, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York