Ebonie Branch re-joined Finkelstein Thompson LLP in March 2017 and practices in the fields of antitrust, consumer fraud, and securities litigation. She graduated from American University with a B.A. cum laude in Justice and worked as a paralegal for Finkelstein Thompson LLP before attending law school. Ms. Branch graduated from the Howard University School of Law in 2011. During law school, she served as the Senior Editor of the Human Rights and Globalization Law Review as well as a Student Defense Attorney in the Criminal Justice Clinic. She also received the CALI Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Criminal Law. Ms. Branch returned to Finkelstein Thompson LLP to work as a law clerk during her third year at Howard Law.
Before rejoining Finkelstein Thompson LLP as an associate, Ms. Branch gained criminal litigation experience as a prosecutor. From 2011 until 2014, Ms. Branch served as an Assistant District Attorney at the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office. Ms. Branch then joined the U.S. Attorney’s Office in D.C. as an Assistant United States Attorney. In both capacities, Ms. Branch vigorously prosecuted gun and narcotics offenses in addition to violent crimes.
Ms. Branch is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar; her D.C. bar membership is pending . Ms. Branch currently practices in the Washington, D.C. office.