Warshaw Burstein LLP | Kimberly Lau
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Attorneys
Kimberly  C. Lau

PRACTICES

Litigation
Title IX and College Disciplinary Matters

EDUCATION

Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., 2006

Syracuse University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2003

ADMISSIONS

  • 2007, New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit 
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit 
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit 
Kimberly C. Lau
Partner
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: (212) 984-7709
Fax: (212) 972-9150
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Ms. Lau concentrates her practice on Title IX actions, college disciplinary matters and commercial litigation.

Her experience includes state and federal practice, trials, arbitrations, mediations and appeals. She has represented numerous students in proceedings to combat gender discrimination at major colleges and universities and regularly serves in a critical advisory role during student disciplinary proceedings. In addition, Ms. Lau handles intra-company disputes among partnerships, corporations and limited liability companies in the hospitality, energy and real estate industries.

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AFFILIATIONS

 
  • New York County Lawyers Association
  • New York Women's Bar Association
  • Families Advocating for Campus Equality (FACE) - Board of Advisors Member
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • Asian Women in Business
  • Syracuse University Law Alumni Association - Board Member

PRIOR AFFILIATIONS

  • Nesenoff & Miltenberg, LLP, Associate

PRESENTATIONS

  • On August 20, 2020, Kimberly C. Lau was a featured panelist on a virtual alumni panel for her alma mater, Syracuse University School of Law, where she spoke to students in the school’s JDi program.
  • On August 3, 2020, Kimberly C. Lau presented a Lawline CLE on “The Future of Title IX Under the Department of Education’s New Regulations.”
  • Kimberly C. Lau spoke at a New York County Lawyers' Association/Westchester County Bar Association CLE program on “What Schools Need to Know About The New Title IX Regulations” on July 30, 2020.
  • Kimberly C. Lau co-presented a continuing legal education course, “The Proposed OCR Regulations: What’s New” at the Fifth Annual Symposium on Representing Accused Students on April 5, 2019 in Washington, D.C.
  • Kimberly C. Lau co-presented a continuing legal education course, “Handling the School Investigative Process” at the Fourth Annual Symposium on Representing Accused Students on Friday, March 23, 2018 Washington, D.C.
  • Kimberly C. Lau was a featured speaker at the 2nd Annual Title IX ExecuSummit in Connecticut on July 25, 2017.
  • Kimberly C. Lau was a featured speaker in a panel discussion on “Raising the Bar: Creating a Legal Path,” sponsored by Asian Women in Business and held on April 19, 2017.
  • Kimberly Lau served as a lead speaker for continuing legal education program, "Navigating Due Process and Title IX Issues in Campus Sexual Assault Procedures," sponsored by Lycurgus Group, LLC.

PODCASTS

Featured as a guest attorney on the WB Perspectives podcast series. View podcasts

AWARDS/HONORS

  • Super Lawyers New York Metro Rising Stars (2014 - 2019)