Eliana J. Theodorou


ELIANA THEODOROU is the Public Interest Fellow and an associate at Outten & Golden LLP in New York. She is a member of the firm’s Individual and Class Action Practice Areas. She co-chairs the Firm’s Public Interest Committee. Ms. Theodorou received her B.A. with high honors from Wesleyan University in 2012, and her J.D., magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from New York University School of Law in 2018, where she served as an Executive Editor of New York University Law Review. During law school, Ms. Theodorou served as a clinic student with the New York Civil Liberties Union, and represented parents in abuse and neglect proceedings as a member of NYU Law’s Family Defense Clinic.  She also worked on civil rights and employment matters as a law clerk at Beldock, Levine & Hoffman, LLP. Prior to joining Outten & Golden, Ms. Theodorou clerked for the Honorable Gabriel W. Gorenstein of the Southern District of New York. Prior to law school, Ms. Theodorou was the Program Associate for the National Judicial Education Program at Legal Momentum (formerly NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund), where she worked to design training and curricula to educate judges and other justice system professionals about the realities of sexual and domestic violence.

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Bar Admissions & Professional Activities

Ms. Theodorou is admitted to practice law only in New York.

Ms. Theodorou is admitted to the following federal courts: The United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of New York. 

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Publications & Articles

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced much of the American workforce online, where employers are making use of a variety of platforms to facilitate remote...

Eilana J. Theodorou, update with Lynn Hecht Schafran, Lawyer’s Manual on Domestic Violence: Representing the Victim 6th ed.,

Eliana J. Theodorou, 93 N.Y.U L. Rev. 974, 2018

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