LAURA TUCKER HEDGE
St. Bonaventure University (B.A. cum laude)
Villanova University School of Law
Laura Tucker Hedge, an associate of the firm, received her B.A., with honors, from St. Bonaventure University in 2007, where she majored in journalism, and her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 2014. Ms. Hedge studied abroad at Somerville College, Oxford University, during her undergraduate studies.
Ms. Hedge was rated a Super Lawyers New York Metro Rising Star in 2017, and is the co-author with Harriet Newman Cohen of N.Y.’s Proposed Maintenance Guidelines, an article published in the New York Law Journal explaining the 2016 changes to New York’s Domestic Relations Law and historical context.
During law school, Ms. Hedge spent the summer of 2012 at Proskauer Rose LLP in Securities Law, and was a 2013 summer associate at Cohen Rabin Stine Schumann LLP. She was thereafter offered a position at the firm.
Also during law school, Ms. Hedge was published in the Villanova Environmental Law Journal and served as the Journal’s Symposium Editor. Ms. Hedge was also the director of the Pro Bono Society’s Street Law Program through which law students traveled to Philadelphia public schools and taught students about practical law. She was the recipient of the Villanova University School of Law Dorothy Day Award for her Pro Bono service. Additionally, Ms. Hedge was a student attorney in the Farmworker Legal Aid Clinic focusing on family law and immigration issues.
Prior to attending law school, Ms. Hedge was a Corporate Public Relations Coordinator at Condè Nast Publications and later held a position at leading international real estate merchant bank, Island Capital Group LLC.
Ms. Hedge is a member of the New York Women's Bar Association, the New York County Lawyers Association, the New York City Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association.
Ms. Hedge is admitted in New York.
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