Mai-Lee Picard is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Ms. Picard joined Debevoise in 2021. Ms. Picard received her J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2021, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and a finalist in the Harlan Fiske Stone Moot Court Competition. Ms. Picard was a managing editor of the Human Rights Law Review and a coach of Columbia’s Frederick Douglass Moot Court. She received a B.A. magna cum laude from Cornell University in 2016.

Ms. Picard is a member of the Bar of the State of New York. She is admitted to appear before the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of New York.


  • Columbia Law School, 2021, J.D.
  • Cornell University, 2016, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York