MOIRA HEIGES-GOEPFERT is an associate at Outten & Golden LLP, and a member of the firm’s Class Action Practice Group, representing employees in discrimination and wage and hour litigation. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Moira clerked for the Honorable Jon O. Newman, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the Honorable Valerie Caproni, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. She also worked as a litigation associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in New York, and taught English literature and writing at a public university in Beijing, China. Moira earned her B.A. with honors from Yale University in 2004, and her J.D., magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from the University of Minnesota Law School in 2010, where she served as Managing Editor for the Minnesota Law Review.
Bar Admissions & Professional Activities
Ms. Heiges-Goepfert is admitted to practice law only in California and New York.
Ms. Heiges-Goepfert 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.
Publications & Articles
If your employer required you to wait around your workplace for up to 45 minutes after the end of your shift before letting you go home, you would...
Several recent changes in New Jersey employment law have increased protections for Garden State workers. This stands in contrast to new...
Awards & Recognition
Member, Order of the Coif