Lucy S. Clippinger is an associate at Baker & Miller PLLC. She has experience litigating complex cases in federal courts, including antitrust class actions, intellectual property disputes, and qui tam litigation. She has recently represented parties in the agricultural, aerospace, pulp and paper, and insurance industries. Lucy is currently defending a major agricultural cooperative in class actions brought under the Sherman Act and various state antitrust laws. She is also a member of the Legal, Tax and Accounting Committee of the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives.
Before joining Baker & Miller PLLC, Lucy was an associate at Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC’s Syracuse, New York office, where she gained experience defending complex multi-party and class actions in both state and federal courts, including antitrust class actions. During that time, she successfully defended a multinational utility company against a purported class action brought under ERISA and successfully defended a major daily newspaper against libel claims. Lucy also successfully represented one of the country’s largest furniture retailers in a purported class action on appeal to one of New York’s appellate divisions.
Lucy received her J.D., magna cum laude, from Cornell Law School, where she became a member of the Order of the Coif and received the Frederic H. Weisberg Prize for Constitutional Law. She was also an Equal Justice America Fellowship Recipient and received a CALI Excellence for the Future Award while in law school. Lucy received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Bard College at Simon’s Rock in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
Lucy is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and New York. She is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Northern, Southern, and Western Districts of New York.