Cohen & Malad, LLP is pleased to announce Natalie A. Lyons has joined the firm’s class action practice as an associate. Natalie brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in complex litigation involving consumer and civil rights matters in federal and state courts. She will be working with our class action team on consumer protection litigation challenging the unlawful, deceptive practices of commercial defendants across the country.

Natalie is passionate about advocacy for racial and social justice. In her previous roles at the Southern Poverty Law Center, Housing & Economics Rights Advocates, and Equal Rights Advocates she litigated federal civil rights cases against government agencies and provided direct representation and policy advocacy on behalf of marginalized communities and individuals. She has also appeared on panels, authored reports, and testified on behalf of proposed reform legislation. Learn more about Natalie’s background here.