Kellen G. Ressmeyer
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude 2007, Order of the Coif
Indiana University – Bloomington, B.A. with distinction 2004
Circuit Judge Stephanie K. Seymour, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit (2009-10)
Circuit Judge Robert H. Henry, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit (2008-09)
District Judge Marvin J. Garbis, United States District Court for the District of Maryland (2007-08)
- Jury Verdict on behalf of pro bono Bivens plaintiff in Pronin v. Duffey, 6:13-cv-03423 (Aug. 16, 2016).
- Successfully obtained a pre-filing, multi-million dollar settlement on behalf of bankruptcy trustee.
- Won judgment for real estate broker in contract dispute before REBNY.
- Successfully represented global bank in a commercial real estate valuation arbitration by settling for approximately 100% of the amount claimed.
- Won six figure judgment in civil rights case.
- Voluntary dismissal of federal tort claims on behalf of leading Chinese asset manager.
- Won dismissal of securities class action on behalf of leading Chinese private equity fund.
- Settled claims simultaneously pending before an UNCITRAL arbitral tribunal and the Delaware Court of Chancery for $0 plus a public apology from the Plaintiff.
- Obtained full dismissal of all claims asserted in ICC Arbitration plus a full award of attorneys fees.
- Settled trade secrets dispute on behalf of foreign manufacturer of brazed-aluminum heat-exchangers for $0.
- Won full dismissal of federal and state civil rights claims against Fortune 10 company.
Admitted to Practice
- New York
- United States Supreme Court
- United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
- United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
- United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
- Co-author, Prost v. Anderson: In the Tenth Circuit Non-Existent Crime Doesn’t Pay Either, SideBAR, Federal Bar Association (Spring 2012) at 17-18.
- Co-author, “Old and Making Hay:” The Results of the Pro Bono Institute Firm Survey on the Viability of a Second Acts Program to Transition Attorneys to Retirement Through Pro Bono Work, 7 CARDOZO PUB. L. POL’Y & ETHICS J. 321 (2009)
- First Place, Adam A. Milani National Disability Law Writing Competition (2007)
- Note, The Information Quality Act: The Little Statute that Could (or Couldn’t?), 59 FED. COMM. L. J. 215 (2007)